|Would this monster make a man (2014) 36″ x 48″-Oil on canvas|
|La Noche Triste -9″ x 12″ | Ink on card|
Its within that framework then, that I now recognize that my world view had widened, gazing further as I was than the fluff in my naval. And that along with a stance that was more socially conscious, was an approach that contrived to marry my love of Otto Dix,Van Der Weyden and the brilliant primary colors of the Chicano murals themselves, and set them within alt historic and esoteric allusion. As close a relative as I will ever get to being Pop surreal, it was enough to finally gather the attentions of one of its former champions, Greg Escalante. (See Post Here)
|The Devil-36″ x 48″| Oil on canvas (2015)|
And though I shall always be grateful for my time there, the two hour commute to the studio no longer being feasible or a welcome prospect, the work represents an evolution in my art that stands alone, but stands in solidarity with the spirit of those years.
|Aztec Ghost Groove -Oil on vinyl |12″ x 12″ (2016)|