In 2013 I travelled to the high Arctic up the western coast of Svalbard, seeking brilliant blue and white ice but finding much more: a place of searing beauty and isolation, extraordinary colors, and more evidence of human industrial activity than I'd anticipated. I returned home with over two thousand digital photographs.
Photo Paintings on Paper (2017)
An original transferred photographic image is smudged, obliterated, sanded, or burned. Parts of it are resurrected or reclaimed with oil paint.