Make Mine 00'
24x24x.5 acrylic and paper on canvas. started in 1939 by Martin Goodman under a number of corporations and imprints but now known as Timely Comics, and by 1951 had generally become known as Atlas Comics. The Marvel era began in 1961, the year that the company launched The Fantastic Four and other superhero titles created by Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko and many others. The Marvel brand, which had been used over the years, was solidified as the company's primary brand.
In a Realm of Pataphysics
36x36x1 acrylic and plaster on canvas. a branch of philosophy or science that examines imaginary phenomena that exist in a world beyond metaphysics; it is the science of imaginary solutions.
30x24x1 acrylic on canvas a mark, sign, or word that indicates, signifies, or is understood as representing an idea, object, or relationship. Symbols allow people to go beyond what is known or seen by creating linkages between otherwise very different concepts and experiences. All communication (and data processing) is achieved through the use of symbols. Symbols take the form of words, sounds, gestures, ideas, or visual images and are used to convey other ideas and beliefs.
Only a Fool Would Say That
12x12x.5 acrylic and metal on canvas. The easiest way to find out what a person really thinks is to let them talk. I've heard ridiculous things come out of "adult" mouths.
Robbed of common sense
24x48x1. acrylic on canvas. Sound and prudent judgment based on a simple perception of the situation or facts
You Stay Heavy On My Mind
12x12x.5 acrylic and sunflower seeds on canvas. https://youtu.be/HwCt5QDXkfE
Half of God's Face
24x48x1 acrylic on canvas. Designed for or understood by the specially initiated alone
Walking around with shit on my shoe
8x8x.1 metal and acrylic on canvas Every one has done this sometime in the life. do you wash
them off or do you scrap?
Chicago bus stops circa 1978
40x30x.5 acrylic and metal on canvas. My brothers and I were latchkey kids in the late 70s early 80s. We would get up at the crack of dawn to ride the CTA across the westside of Chicago to get to our school St. Malachy which happened to be adjacent to the Henry Horner Projects. We learned a few things early on.
Consecrated but not devout
36x36x1 acrylic and metal on canvas. To make or declare sacred especially : to devote irrevocably to the worship of God by a solemn ceremony
The True Will
60x48x1.5 Acrylic on canvas. Will does not spring from conscious intent, but from the interplay between the deepest Self and the entire Universe.
The last summer of childhood
10x10x.5 acrylic on canvas. It went faster then you even remember. That person you kissed. That movie you saw. That game you played.
That guy in the mirror keeps staring at me
36x36x1 Acrylic on canvas. A mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically elaborated into an organized system. It may be an aspect of chronic personality disorder, of drug abuse, or of a serious condition such as schizophrenia in which the person loses touch with reality.
A black man dancing for his scraps
36x36x1 acrylic on canvas. Sometime it feels as if someone is holding an AR 15 and taking poke shots at my feet as I dance a jig on a vaudeville stage for my life and the leftover coins and baubles of America are thrown at my head. It's hard to pick them up and dance at the same time...... Sometimes
19x23x.1 acrylic on paper I thought my first piece that was made after moving to my own site should be something fun.
16x20x.5 acrylic on canvas. It's stylized reproductive organs of the divine feminine
Learn to die
24x24x1 acrylic and plaster on canvas. You've got to be happy with the life you have lead.
I want to go back to sleep
24x48x1 acrylic on canvas. The way I feel every day I have to go to work
Hard scrabbled life
12x12x.5 acrylic on canvas. foster home, being shot at, abuse, eviction. life is hard
Fourth Dimensional Sun
24x30x.5 acrylic on canvas. There could be a gaping hole in the Big Bang theory. Or rather, a giant, colossal black-hole caused by the collapse of a four-dimensional star.
Don't drink the air. Don't breathe the water (SOLD)
24x30x.5 acrylic on canvas.Black is white. up is down. republicans are democrats. white men are victims.
Everybody stay calm
24x48x.5 acrylic on canvas I'm a goddam savage. eat with no hands I don't even use napkins.
You wasted life why wouldn't you wasted death
24x19x.1 watercolor on paper. why waste suicide if you have already your actual life.
The day I let the world break me.
24x36x.5 acrylic on canvas. The day I gave in to the despair of being alive, feeling regret, feeling pain, feeling anything.
Moving on to another
24x24x.5 acrylic on canvas. I decided a long time ago to get rid of the old gods and fears.
The Grey king moves forward
30x40x.5 acrylic on canvas. The Grey King is always on the move. Toward you. Sword drawn.
Suddenly I see
24x30x1 acrylic and metal on canvas. I have seen so much beauty in the world it could make you cry
The yellow queen rages
30x40x.5 acrylic on canvas As the Grey King moves forward The Yellow Queen becomes enraged.
fevered dream on nightmare fuel (SOLD)
24x36x.5 acrylic on canvas. I recall a fever I had as a child where panther men and puppet brothers were a thing.
24x36x.5 acrylci on canvas.The Process Church of the Final Judgment, commonly known as the Process Church, was a religious group established in the United Kingdom in 1966. Its founders were the British couple Mary Ann MacLean and Robert de Grimston and it spread across parts of the United Kingdom and United States during the latter 1960s and 1970s. Some scholars of religion classified it as a form of Satanism.
The white man has a god complex
30x40x.5 acrylic on canvas. I'm just going on facts,anecdotal evidence and my life experiences
Paranoia Exhaustion Loneliness
30x40x.5 acrylic and plaster on canvas. The zeitgeist of the 90's
The inward Travel
24x36x.5 acrylic on canvas. If you can't see inside of yourself for all your answers how can you help anyone else?
The black woman worships her slavemaster's god
24x36x.5 acrylic on canvas. I have never been able to understand black people following the god of that was used as a reason to enslave them black women in particular.
Beyond the threshold of perception
24x36x.5 acrylic on canvas. physical sensation interpreted in the light of experience
Craving this disaster
72x36x.5 acrylic on wood. Disasters only seems important when that are close. no one cares about an earthquake in India if you live in Boston.
EWB: Existing While Black
24x24x.5 acrylic on canvas. I thought about writing a list of black people killed in random situations by under trained and overzealous cops but the list would go back to Crispus Attucks.
Pregnant with fear
24x36x.5 acrylic on canvas. an unpleasant often strong emotion caused by anticipation or awareness of danger.....having a baby in this case
12x12x.5 acrylic and metal on canvas. Words and thoughts are way more powerful then sticks and stones are are indeed weapons.
You me and everyone we know
24x48x1 acrylic on canvas. One of severals interpretation on how the unified field looks