The Rectangle

As I create more work I realize that I often seek to organize work into geometric shapes or look for images that have that geometry.  In these works I stuck with the square or rectangle and sought to try different ways to resolve space, color and composition.


This summer I traveled by bicycle to the Antietam National Battlefield in Maryland.  I was struck by the tragedy of the battle: over 23,000 soldiers killed in one day on September 17, 1862.  Neither side claimed victory.  President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation five days after the battle.  We had lunch in the town ofContinue reading “Antietam”