The paintings in this show are not images of anything in the pre-pictorial world. My intention is that they should remind the viewer of something that is familiar but which they have never seen. They are images of the mind.

Images of the mind are impossible to tie down. They change the moment I begin to make marks on the painting surface. The marks themselves begin suggesting something else.

The numbers (as titles) do not indicate the order in which the works were made. They serve as designations only. The use of numbers in place of titles is intended to prevent the viewer from searching for a subject. There is no subject.

Working on a smaller size piece on paper while also working on larger canvases had its advantages and drawbacks. The large surface allows for grand satisfying gestures of colour. The smaller works demand a less hurried approach. In fact the small pieces sometimes take more time.

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