P-112

P-112, lady quark, 1972 Computer generated pen plotter drawing, ink on paper Random points chosen within a circular area of each square are linearly transformed to each of square’s 4 sides and densely to its center point. Details: http://emohr.com/sc69-73/vfile_112.html A work from this algorithm was one of my art pieces in the historic group show: […]

Visual Transformations of Texts and Images

4 artworks of which 2 are printed and 2 are drawn on folding and sprocketed computer printer paper. First shown Paris, 1976, then Hamburg 1976 — Visual Transformations of texts and images – 1976 First shown in group show {photo left): Contrastes, Centre Culturel de Marais, Paris 1976 My contribution to the show was 4 […]

Butterfly Heart

New limited edition rainbow prints by leading British artist Damien Hirst are released today to support NHS Charities Together and London-based charity The Felix Project during the COVID-19 crisis. ⁠ The works are digitally made up of bands of photographed coloured butterfly wings — one of the artist’s best-known motifs.⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ @damienhirst said: “I wanted to […]

Butterfly Rainbow

New limited edition rainbow prints by leading British artist Damien Hirst are released today to support NHS Charities Together and London-based charity The Felix Project during the COVID-19 crisis. ⁠ The works are digitally made up of bands of photographed coloured butterfly wings — one of the artist’s best-known motifs.⁠⠀ ⁠⠀ @damienhirst said: “I wanted to […]

Your Photographs Must Be

Acrylic gouache, graphite, ink, colored pencil on gessoed panel , 2015 Handwritten text: list of US passport regulations: Excerpt: your photographs must be / two by two inches in size / identical / taken within the last six months / showing current appearance / color or black-and-white/ full face / front view / with a […]

Why

Acrylic gouache, colored pencil, ink, graphite on gessoed panel Handwritten text: Sentences preceded by “why,” from news reports, email, and other sources. Transcript: Is this happening Did I get this Aren’t people angrier Do you want this job Can’t we sleep Am I writing you Do filmmakers love van Gogh Would a company buy back […]

True False

Acrylic gouache, ink, graphite on gessoed panel Handwritten text: list of oppositions Excerpt: True/false, anxious/serene, bizarre/ordinary, positive/uncertain, digital/analog, uptown/downtown, compliant/resistant, rough/gentle, systematic/arbitrary, orderly/disheveled, heavy/light, friend/foe, binary/non-binary . . .

Metro To Fulton

Acrylic gouache, graphite, ink, colored pencil on gessoed panel Handwritten text: Signs and ads read during a subway trip Excerpt: Lorimer St, Metropolitan Grand, plan ahead, I was scared silly, local, litter stops here, help point, service exit, apply now, emergency instructions, caution, this area has been baited with rodenticide, something funny is happening in […]

In Case Of

Acrylic gouache, graphite, ink, colored pencil on gessoed panel Handwritten text: Found words and phrases preceded by “in case of,” listed alphabetically. Transcript: accident, allergic reaction, avalanche, bad weather, bee sting, bankruptcy, bad news, choking, concussion, copyright infringement, divorce, death, damage or loss, doubt, emergency, Ebola, epileptic seizure, electric shock, forgotten password, food poisoning, fire, […]

How Things ARe

Acrylic gouache, colored pencil, ink, graphite on gessoed panel Handwritten text: text messages in response to “how are things?” Transcript: Could be worse It’s getting unnerving Anxious So far so good Home and glad of it Laying low Just peeling out of hazmat gear Having little luck getting clear info Can’t get used to this […]

FYEO

Acrylic gouache, ink, graphite, colored pencil on gessoed panel Handwritten text: list of 4-letter acronyms and initialisms Transcript: ISBN, AWOL, IMHO, HTTP, ADHD, NASA, PTSD, SWAK, RSVP, FOMO, ROF,L USSR, SOTU, TLDR, IHOP, MYOB, ASAP, USDA, TGIF, AIDS, USPS, HTML, BMOC, AAUP, TTFN, LMAO, BYOB, FDIC. FLAG, BART, SIDS, ACLU, MAOI, RBGH, AARP, MILF, OMFG, […]