Archive for February, 2011



Stanley Spencer   Portrait of Patricia Preece Albrecht Dürer? Advertisements

…on the subject of a body saying music.

My work, lately, seems to be entirely about bodies and the anthropomorphic seeping into the geologic or animal, or even into architecture. But I rarely use the obvious image of a human. What would people look like if I let them into my drawings? I don’t know. The human figure is just so powerful, chock full […]

…and respiration, as one example of the expansion/contraction rhythm. The sleeping scene in this William Kentridge animation (around the 1:00 mark) has been stuck in my mind for some time. I can’t put my finger exactly on why, but I am fixated on the persistence of these small rhythmic continuities (heartbeats, eyes blinking, swallowing spit, […]