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