Black, White, and Grey” 1972

Acrylic on canvas. 8′ x 18′. Collection of the artist.  This was the 3rd of my big paintings of the 70s.  It is evident that I was very into Stella at that time.  I was driven by the idea that painting like sculpture could actually be constructive in concept and actuality.  As an undergraduate I […]

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“Zero” 1972

Merton Boyd Gallery, Columbus, OH. Wood and plywood replica of vintage Japanese ‘Zero’ airplane painted pink and yellow. Construction team included Bill Roseberry, Denny McCoy, Rick Sadlier and Roy Palmer. The flag  was a pink and yellow Japanese flag. I pretended I couldn’t speak English for a TV interview. I was wearing aviation goggles and […]

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Installation: “Red, Yellow and Black : Requiem for Roy Palmer” 1972

Acrylic on canvas. 96″ x 288″. @ Canton Art Institute, Canton, Ohio. I’ve change the title of this painting to “Red Black & Yellow: Requiem for Roy Palmer” who happens to be standing here in this picture.  Both Bill Roseberry (my Blog Master) and I loved Roy dearly.  Standing to the left of Roy is […]

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