Selected Paintings 1980's

​Select paintings on canvas from several series. Paint used as scarified sheet. Line challenging the way paint has been applied historically. Can a painter's ground become figuration and can figuration become a ground? When does figuration and ground unite and dissolve simultaneously? Development of a decalic system of forming the painted surface. Opticality versus tactility. Color binding form and form disolving color. Challenging the nature of the painting's support. What if paint supported itself? Paint, always parralel to the wall becomes perpendicular. Paint as colored light.

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