Day: December 8, 2005

  • The Exile of High Art and the Effect on the Picture Plane

    Part of the curriculum at the New York Academy of Art requires students to do a bit of writing. I thought I’d take the opportunity to give myself a bit of context on the contemporary art world from a historical perspective. Art really is in a denegrated and marginalized position at the moment. Eric Fischl…

  • What Week Is It?

    I’m feeling a little burned out. I think I leave for Porland next week… but there is still work to be done here in NYC. Here’s a few images for you… This one is from the Painting III class with Steven Assael. It’s a full chromatic palette, direct painting. I think this was the third…

  • Déjà Vu?

    As I sit here preparing to go sing at the Lessons and Carols convo for the third year running, I looked back in the blog to recall whether or not I wrote about the experience last year. Sure enough, I did. What surprised me, though, was how similar my life was last year at this…