PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 4   dispersed carbon in shellac over gesso and sizing on panel, 36" x 36" x 1.5", 2015

PURITY & DANGER series

The modernist grid, emblem of rationality, contaminated by touch – or is it redeemed? Across all cultures, "dirt is disorder." (Mary Douglas, Purity & Danger, 1966)

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 4   (detail) 2015

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 3   dispersed carbon in shellac over gesso and sizing on panel, 84" x 60" x 1.5", 2015

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 3   (detail) 2015

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 2   dispersed carbon in shellac on matte oil-based alkyd enamel on panel, 48" x 72" x 1.75", 2005

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 2   (detail) 2005

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 1   dispersed carbon in shellac on matte oil-based alkyd enamel on panel, 48" x 72" x 1.75", 2005

PURITY & DANGER series

PURITY & DANGER 1   (detail) 2005