2019 Queens Council on the Arts grant-funded project

‘Recovered Landscapes: Newtown Creek’ is a show of large-scale watercolor paintings and inkjet prints for sale,with partial proceeds to benefit Newtown Creek Alliance.All work created on or around Newtown Creek and Long Island City, New York. For the past year I have explored Newtown Creek by bike and boat, painting on-site sketches and then returning to my studio to develop larger pieces. Read more…

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Other Projects


I have been painting since the 80s, with a concentration on plein-air work made when traveling. I now develop larger ideas in my studio.

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I create illustrations for both digital media and editorial print assignments.

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I am developing some comic projects beyond political cartoons.

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Political Cartoons

My political cartooning picked up in 2016, as the US presidential election was approaching.

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I host an open studio twice a year, as part of the LIC-Arts Open Studio Weekend. Stay tuned or follow me on social media to learn when the next one is.

Here’s a list of my shows.

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