Paintings celebrating the Orishas
Afro Carribean Mothers of Saint
The Yoruba believe that each person has a Guardian Spirit called an "Orisha". Orisha are aspects of the Supreme Being that are manifested as forces of nature. When Yoruba slaves were brought to the
New Abstract floodscape series
The Floating City: New Orleans After the Flood
paintings about the world turned upside down and the longing for home
In 2006, I responded to with a series of abstract 'floodscapes' After the Flood. Three years later, I revisit the ninth ward with The Floating City. The impossibility of painting the physical reality of the flood allowed me to focus on the emotional reality of an inexorably altered world. My primary goal is to convey the sense of devastation and loss as well as to offer hope forthe city of New Orleans, rising.
on display on the mezzanine gallery at Arterra through May 25th.
Arterra San Francisco's first LEED-certified green high-rise community.
300 Berry at 5th one block from the ballpark