Sunday, April 6, 2014

A new painting, April 2014

Birth in the Underground, oil, ink and soot on canvas 56”x58” 2014

Birth in the Underground (detail)

Birth in the Underground (detail)

Birth in the Underground (detail)

Friday, March 28, 2014

Recent Works on Paper

Untitled, walnut ink and white gouache on paper 15”x11” 2014

Untitled, walnut ink on paper 15”x11” 2014

Untitled, walnut ink on paper 11”x 8” 2014

Untitled, walnut ink on paper 11”x 8” 2014

Untitled, watercolor, sumi ink, candle soot, brown shoe polish and various  techniques on paper 15”x22” 2014

Monday, March 17, 2014

Reverse Space, March 21st 8pm


For those in New York who are interested in seeing some of my work:
Reverse Space, 28 Frost Street, Brooklyn NY 11211
Friday, March 21st, at 8 pm.
Performances by: White Suns, Saturn (aka John Mannion), Silent Girlfriend
Artwork by:  Matt Brennan, Jen May and Alessandro Keegan
A multidisciplinary event to celebrate the third album by Brooklyn noise act White Suns, Totem, released on CD and LP by San Francisco-based label The Flenser.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Gray Cloud, oil and candle soot on wood 24”x24” 2014

Earth Interior, oil paint, candle soot, wax, sumi ink on wood 24”x24” 2014

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Fumage Drawings: Recent Works on Paper 2014

Untitled, candle soot and white gouache on paper, 10”x15” 2014

Untitled, candle soot and white gouache on paper, 10”x15” 2014

Untitled, candle soot and white gouache on paper, 10”x15” 2014

Untitled, candle soot and white gouache on paper, 10”x15” 2014

Untitled, candle soot and white gouache on paper, 10”x15” 2014

Untitled, candle soot and white gouache on paper, 10”x15” 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

"Poems in a Room" available from Magic Pictures...


The book, Poems in a Room, is now available online from Magic Pictures.
I’m very pleased with how the book came out and my friend, Ben Furgal, did an excellent job with the design. 112 pages, limited to an edition of 50, this book includes art and text by Amelia Bentley, Mark Booth, Chris Caccamise, Joshua Johnson, Jaeeun Lee, David Leggett, Allen Mozek, Michael Yaniro and myself.