I was the featured artist tonight at a huge fundraising auction for Family Building Blocks in Salem. The piece I painted, “Against a Cloud Lit Night,” was a commemorative piece created for the auction. The painting was not only auctioned tonight, but was also on the cover of the auction catalog and on the wine labels of wine given away as gifts to everyone who attended. The biggest surprise was my painting had been etched onto a giant bottle (known as a jeroboam) of wine, with my name in gold on the back. The painting and the two jeroboams raised ...
I call it a bulging heart, though black and white. #bulgingheart#heart ________________________________________ _______________________________________ ________________________________________ _______________________________________
“We tend to get obsessed with language and the information that can be carried by language. But I think long before men spoke, certainly before they wrote things down, they had a visual language and understanding of the world.” Thomas Nozkowski (1944-2019) with his painting “Untitled” 1998. #art#artist
It’s always a good day when you get to meet amazing collectors like the happy new owners of Up In The Clouds 4. Hearing about who they are and whats drawn them in to buy an artwork is such a wonderful experience. To all my collectors, thank you for being so genuine, down to earth and just amazing beings. I’m grateful for you all x #artwork#australianart