Old Portfolios Archive > 2010: the stop motion project

Stop Motion 3
Stop Motion 3
gesso, charcoal, graphite on wood panel
30 x 30 inches

The work became a meditative ritual. Mandalas of incredible complexity and dynamism began to emerge. After I started the camera shooting I had a rhythmic click click click whispering: paint, paint, paint. I worked for hours at a stretch, until the batteries died of the memory card filled up (sometimes this happened without me noticing...). Moving, searching, marking, covering up marks...