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The cliché phrase I chose was “The Quiet before the Storm.” I did interweb search of the phrase looking at images with that title. Seems, most people take the phrase literally. I wanted to take a different route with the phrase. I see the phrase as a contrast between calm and agitated. The concept I […]

7 Photographs: Textures

I find unintentional textures created through the process of changing something to something else extremely interesting. For example, someone trying to remove graffiti and doing a horrible job at it. It’s the idea destroying content, ideas or images, and creating new unintentional content, ideas or images. The idea of a blank piece of paper is […]


I admit it. I am a refrigerator abuser. There was a time when refrigerators were considered a fine piece of furniture. Now, like a sad old car. We put things in it and forget that they are there. We leave things in it a little too long and then throw them out. We stick things […]


I went to see the Brian Doan and Linda King art show at Long Beach City College Art Museum on Wednesday. I was there at 3:15 PM. To my surprise the art apartment was locked up tighter than a liquor cabinet and an AA meeting. Art shows are the time for the artist to shine. It’s […]