Week 22

5×5 pt. 1 Illustrating and accompanying Week 21, “Just as I share my solitude with singing birds in the forest and with authors’ voices emerging from book pages, humanity shares the COVID-19 pandemic’s solitude. Paradoxically, an entire country —an entire planet— experiences solitude “together” as we social distance, self isolate, and quarantine.“ Week 22 is…

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Week 14

34×34 pt. 2 Illustrating and accompanying Week 13, “We may find story after story after story weaving together our experiences—our fears and mistakes and hopes— until a dragon becomes a princess; until we have the courage to reflect on and question the cultures surrounding us so that we may incubate stories that learn to capture…

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Week 12

34×34 pt. 1 Illustrating and accompanying Week 11, “But even with this physicality, even with art’s generous and challenging guidance, the perspective we are closest to is also the one we need to learn about most; the perspective that is, and always will be, with us: our own.“ This 34″ piece is inspired by Look…

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Week 9

Chapter 5: On Re-Examining, Bare Feet, Pomegranate Seeds, and Paintings New Year and Myth Another year is done. A new decade begun and, in the work of a second, one year hands its heft and weight to the next. At the stroke of midnight my family strip off our socks, put on our most outrageous…

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