40" x 30”
oil on gallery wrap canvas
I’m living in a constant search of chaos and quiet in the same time. My works represent our many options to choose a kind of life; I found different instruments, a language to realize my ideas, and every time, I discover parts from my character that I never knew before. Most of my artworks are an instinctual form of art where my arms are the extensions of my soul.
Graduating from Auburn University in Architecture, he also attended University of Georgia to extend his skills in art and his understanding of painting. His work has been exhibited in numerous juried exhibitions all over the southeast since 1978, and in 2016 LaGrange Regional Exhibition, Lagrange, Georgia, receiving a Directors Award, 2012 “B-12” Wiregrass Museum Biennial, Dothan, Alabama and in 2009 “Imaginary Journeys”, Trevisan Arte Internationale invitational exhibition, Ferarra, Italy. His history of awards precedes him with the following selected examples:
2012 Best of Show, Selma Art Guild Gallery Exhibition
2008 First Place in Oil and Acrylic category, Hilton Head Art League National Juried Exhibition, Hilton Head, SC.
2008 Purchase Award, SouthWorks Juried Exhibition, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, GA.
2003 Award of Excellence, Alabama Exhibition, Rosa Parks Museum, Montgomery, AL.
1990, 1989, 1986, 1985, 1984 Best of Show, Montgomery Museum’s Montgomery Art Guild Exhibition, Montgomery, AL.
1987 Best in Pastel Category, Metro Art International Competition, New York, New York.