The Tempest on a Sea of Red and White
The Tempest on a Sea of Red and White

My solo show, Swan Songs, is inspired by my obsession with the work of the 20th-century Austrian painter, Egon Schiele, whose career lasted less than a decade.

Study of a Couple (cropped)
Study of a Couple (cropped)

The Spanish flu outbreak after WWI took not only his life, but the life of his wife, Edith, three days before his own.

Study of a Couple on Black & White
Study of a Couple on Black & White
Edith 8
Edith 8

Egon and Edith were married a century ago in 1915. They are the couple that you see on these mixed-media paintings on paper.

Edith 7
Edith 7
Edith 9
Edith 9
Edith 10
Edith 10
Edith 15
Edith 15
Edith 16
Edith 16
Cardinal and Nun (Caress)
Cardinal and Nun (Caress)

A paraphrase of Gustav Klimt’s Kiss, Egon Schiele’s provocative piece violates clerical moral codes in the scandalous embrace of a nun and Cardinal.

Cardinal and Nun (Caress)
Cardinal and Nun (Caress)

Here, I’ve recreated two figures hugging in Klimt’s Tree of Life and reinterpreted them as the Cardinal and Nun based on Egon Schiele’s work.

Cardinal and Nun (Caress) cropped
Cardinal and Nun (Caress) cropped

The couple is made of found and cut-up wine, beer and liquor boxes and the nun holds a found vintage rosary.

The Tempest on a Sea of Red and White
Study of a Couple (cropped)
Study of a Couple on Black & White
Edith 8
Edith 7
Edith 9
Edith 10
Edith 15
Edith 16
Cardinal and Nun (Caress)
Cardinal and Nun (Caress)
Cardinal and Nun (Caress) cropped
The Tempest on a Sea of Red and White

My solo show, Swan Songs, is inspired by my obsession with the work of the 20th-century Austrian painter, Egon Schiele, whose career lasted less than a decade.

Study of a Couple (cropped)

The Spanish flu outbreak after WWI took not only his life, but the life of his wife, Edith, three days before his own.

Study of a Couple on Black & White
Edith 8

Egon and Edith were married a century ago in 1915. They are the couple that you see on these mixed-media paintings on paper.

Edith 7
Edith 9
Edith 10
Edith 15
Edith 16
Cardinal and Nun (Caress)

A paraphrase of Gustav Klimt’s Kiss, Egon Schiele’s provocative piece violates clerical moral codes in the scandalous embrace of a nun and Cardinal.

Cardinal and Nun (Caress)

Here, I’ve recreated two figures hugging in Klimt’s Tree of Life and reinterpreted them as the Cardinal and Nun based on Egon Schiele’s work.

Cardinal and Nun (Caress) cropped

The couple is made of found and cut-up wine, beer and liquor boxes and the nun holds a found vintage rosary.

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