Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Self-Portrait


Beautiful though a bit shocking to those who haven't see an arm's vein surgically made into an artery by switching their routes at the wrist. But many tens of thousands... I don't know how many people, undergo dialysis yearly for kidney failure. It extends life by many years or decades. Many lucky people like me get to use it as a bridge to an even better treatment: transplant. Please consider making yourself an organ donor and talking to your family about your wish (if you wish it) to donate your organs after your death. They won't be any use to you then! Cheers, and thanks to my family and friends for getting together the money to make me one of the really really lucky ones (November 5, 2005) and thanks be, last but not least, to God for hearing my heart and making me the most fortunate of the most fortunate with a perfect 6 antigen match.


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Sunday, December 27, 2009

Brett closeup



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Wednesday, December 23, 2009

fading out



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Friday, December 18, 2009

The Restaurant



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Saturday, December 12, 2009

What I Did In The War



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Friday, December 4, 2009

Kill To Get Crimson



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Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Reader



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Salesman



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Sunday, November 29, 2009

A Bully is a Coward


A violent incident Thursday night


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Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Wedding Cake #3



Wedding Cake #2



Wedding Cake #1



Thursday, October 1, 2009

A Closer Look #2


From a distance a cute couple... up close.... a lot more's going on...

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Sunday, September 27, 2009

CLASS WAR


Advocating murder is now considered attire not even worthy of notice as long as the murder target is envied enough.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Cocoplum - original


Cocoplum hedge at night shot with a Walgreen's $10 camera, built in flash. Why use paint if you can find paintings with a camera?

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Two chairs-bw


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Friday, September 18, 2009

Vegan Nation


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Tuesday, September 8, 2009

PIGS


The "naturalistic" treatment.

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Thursday, September 3, 2009

Nadige


A new French pastry shop. The creaminess of her skin seemed appropriate.

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Monday, August 31, 2009

Tattoo boy


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Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Distraught woman on phone


© Dan Goorevitch


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Red Bus


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Thursday, August 20, 2009

The Private and the Public


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Wednesday, August 19, 2009

I Love Small Oil



Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Posterers


I like the way the whole city looks like a hoarding made of ripped posters.

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Friday, July 17, 2009

Birthday cake screen


Revisiting a mid-career screen painting... to see more screen paintings choose Screen Paintings from the Paintings menu to the right.


Monday, July 13, 2009

Dialysis Patient and Nurse revisited

Revisiting an older post


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Dialysis Patient and Nurse was a small pastel made while undergoing a dialysis treatment. (Concentration was difficult so it was one of only two.) As I was preparing to hand over this piece to its new owner (this is often a very good time to give it one last long look) I saw something in it I hadn't seen before and that's that the nurse, carrying an umbrella (protecting the patient is her function) and the patient who is in a litter (the patient is treated like royalty, is "carried" from death to life), are both on the back of a horse. But perhaps the horse is a donkey and Jerusalem is its location. Then, using Christian symbolism, it represents the patient as Christ! Quite a delusion! But wait: perhaps not. Maybe it only expresses his hoped for resurrection. Therefore the road the donkey's lumbering on's called Transplant Lane!

Friday, May 8, 2009

Train tracks


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Sunday, March 8, 2009

What's the difference what the tool is?

So long as the vision is [whatever it is], then the tool is unimportant.... This is the way I'm leaning. Poetry, photography, painting, drawing, singing... all just different tools to create a tool to unlock the imagination of the viewer. or to measure the world.


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Thursday, January 8, 2009

"Self-made Man"