Category Archives: Modern Viewing

A continuing series that I am working on of compositions that incorporate other artists works into the image. They are not intended to represent the artwork or artist anymore than a photograph of a person on a sofa would represent the sofa designer or manufacturer. Rather, the art becomes a prop in my single frame film – sometimes dominating the image and sometimes as a backdrop, but always transforming the composition.

Mandala, Homage to Nature from the series The Collection

Mandala, Homage to Nature from the series The Collection Years ago, I did a shadow box sculpture with many of these vintage pins in the form of a garden gone wild. I wish I had photographed it before I dismantled … Continue reading

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Form and Essence

This image is quite special to me. The glow in the vintage aluminum bowl is from a neon sculpture by the late artist and dear friend Hazel Colditz. Available by request.

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Modern Bottle

Modern Bottle “A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions than anything else in the world.”  Edmond de Goncourt (1822 – 1896).  I am sure that quote applies to photographs now too. Sitting on my staircase banister waiting to … Continue reading

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___ AND ___

___ AND ___ Artist, Hazel Colditz, studying the art of Bruce Nauman. Maybe it is simplified, stimulating, and romantic to consider some of life’s possibilities in this way, but what I was considering was how we look at art, and … Continue reading

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Some Things I Love, IV

 Some Things I Love, IV Interior of my home in Washington with Dahlias (a gift from a collector of my images in WA). I love wood floors; I love having photographs and art by others on my walls (From left … Continue reading

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Voyage To the Interior

Voyage To the Interior “Journal writing is a voyage to the interior.” Christina Baldwin I think photography is that voyage for me.  Study of a large porcelain bowl and the room beyond in my home in Washington. Large black and white … Continue reading

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