North Shore panorama, Vancouver, BC

The circus is here!

  The P. T. Barnum-type of language full of hyperbole and superlatives is becoming our daily dose… This made me think of describing one of my artworks in this jargon. Here it is: North Shore Panorama Altered Photography Triptych 2017 This masterful altered photograph has quickly become an indispensable iconic marker and attestation to the…

What do you do when what you most need fails?

The past four months have been rather difficult having half of my indispensable equipment -the computer- giving me big time problems. Spending hours and hours on the phone with the Mac people or taking it to the store looking for the solution to stop the computer from freezing and shutting down over and over again…

Wall Centre Towers English Bay (5773)

The winner of the 16 x 20 print is Vickie Laine!

  Many thanks to all who visited my exhibition at the Lynn Valley Library  Gallery, part of the Capture Photography Festival http://capturephotofest.com/. I truly appreciate the lovely comments left. The librarians mentioned how, particularly children, enjoyed looking at all the modes of transportation and the gorgeous view of the snowed mountains in my ‘North Shore…

Untitled 72" x 68" painting by Basquiat

On the prices of certain artworks

I wish someone could explain to me how certain artworks reach such stratospheric prices. The 72”x 68” untitled painting seen here by Basquiat, from 1982, will be auctioned by Sotheby’s this May 19. In 1984, it went to private hands for $19,000 and it is now set to fetch $60 million. I get Basquiat is dead…