"Oscar Wilde"  12” x 16”  acrylic on canvas  2013
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 "Could they ever expect such a…"  12” x 16”  acrylic on canvas  2013
 "Aila"  9" x 12"  Ink and oil on paper  2012
 "Solomon Northup" / 12" x 16" / acrylic on canvas / 2014   Available for Sale   This painting was created for exhibit at the 16th annual Solomon Northup day celebration at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York on July 19, 2014.  As portrayed in the recent Academy Award-winning feature film, Solomon Northup was a free black man who was abducted and sold into slavery in 1841. Northup’s story was told in his memoir,  Twelve Years a Slave.     In doing research on Northup's life, I was excited to discover connections to my hometown: Auburn, NY.  Notably,  Twelve Years a Slave  was first published by Derby & Miller of Auburn in 1853. The book initially sold 30,000 copies, making it a best seller at the time. William Seward, who would settle in Auburn, owned a copy of this book. More importantly, then Governor Seward signed a law in 1840 which made it illegal to kidnap free people of color in New York state, and obligated the state to assist in their liberation. This is the law that would later enable Northup’s rescue from slavery in 1853.
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  Some Say That Knowledge Is…  (Portrait of Kate Bush) 16” x 20” acrylic on canvas 2013
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 "Intellectual Violence"  24" x 36"  acrylic on canvas  2012
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 "Greg Proops"  11" x 14"  acrylic on canvas  2014
  Frankophile  (portrait of Frank Zappa) 16” x 20” acrylic on canvas 2013
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 "Disembodied"  24" x 30"  acrylic on canvas  2011
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 "Tin Foil Tiara"  12" x 16"  acrylic on canvas  2014
 "Gary Numan"  8" x 10"  acrylic on canvas  2014
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 "The Star and the Hanged Man"  24" x 36"  acrylic on canvas  2014
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 “One must go where the unfaltering spirit goes” (portrait of D.H. Lawrence) Acrylic and oil on canvas 16" x 20" 2010
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  Ron Mael  12” x 16” acrylic on canvas 2013
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 "Teleport"  15" x 18"  acrylic on canvas  2014
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 "Self-portrait"  8" x 10"  acrylic on canvas  2012   
 "Oscar Wilde: A Theme in NYC"  acrylic and collage on canvas  18" x 24"  1998
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