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St Imbecile in her earthly garment.

This image draws from a dream that I had when I was fourteen. The girl looks a lot like my daughter, Jen, at that age. It...

Swimmer with a towel.

It is about immersion. Painting is characterised by a sense of bewilderment, immersion, of an undirected exploration. A force of nature. For me the act of...

A Family portrait.

Sometimes an idea arises and sticks in my mind, because it sits within its own ridiculous logic and laughs at me from there, until...

Player and Singer

Sometimes I visit my box of old photos in which there are pictures of relatives that I’ve never met. These are often black and...

Dinner Conversation

Dinner Conversation So the Great Divide erupts, the surface of the table splinters and we lose sight of each other behind a wall of rock...

Rosa goes to Bondi.

  One of my first oil paintings, ‘Rosa goes to Bondi’ Starting with a blank canvas, something began to break the surface inside my head. A feeling...

Mother and Child

I returned the theme of Mother and Child when starting this series, it acts like a touch stone. This painting started from humble beginnings....

Box of Birds

My show was called Box of birds I love the saying ‘that no man knows what supports him’. Most people have a story they will tell you...
Looking Back Cat

Cats I’ve seen.

                Portrait of Phil as an Anxious Cat.                             Portrait of a cat.  

The Salubrious beast

(The Salubrious beast) I have just recovered our lounge to the delight of most family members and the suspicion of 'she with tail'. To those who cohabit with us,...