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Notes I and II on 9. 2014 D

I. Working on 7.2014.C (Guadalupana) today. Another day, blissfully still – weather 60’s/70’s with much rain for the next few days-a rich environment. Thoughts of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and last nights local newscast. The idea of working in Colorado, red, rojo. That the basic goodness of this particular place allows for much manifestation, perhaps one […]

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a winter cadence

The muses and ghosts that are the winds of Santa Fe and the land of New Mexico are numerous and undeniable. The manifestation of ego and intense material culture that results can be ignored. Here, now, at the dawn of winter, there is hardly anyone. It is deserted.  And there is a unique cadence. A […]

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An alternative studio practice for the 21st Century

I am greatly inspired by the Abstract Manifesto written by Rebecca Morris http://joshuaabelow.blogspot.com/2011/02/rebecca-morris-abstract-manifesto.html. It feels as if it came from a place that all true art thinking comes from. Some deep moment that has been sparked. Chicago Critic Pedro Velez tweeted the manifesto one day – that is how I came upon it. I have thought about the […]

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New Mexico – July

People who fear spirit cannot survive in New Mexico –I am called there and also to southern Colorado and Wyoming – because of their vastness and because of what is not said – but is understood in the ground that generations have walked upon. I am not “supposed” to have a current relationship to this […]

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