Hill-and-Pond

Hill-and-Pond

The Hill-and-Pond Garden in early spring. Mixed ink sketch on watercolor paper.

 

Shadow and Light in a Japanese Garden

Shadow and Light in a Japanese Garden

A chance encounter with the sun in the Viewing Pavilion at the Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden, Brooklyn, New York.

 

An Afternoon Sketching at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden

An Afternoon Sketching at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden

  Rose-scented Geranium with leaf-edge contours. Black and silver ink on paper.   Sitting in the Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden Viewing Pavilion on a mild late-winter afternoon. …

 

detail of a work in progress

detail of a work in progress

Detail of an abstract, architectural line drawing in progress.ink & pencil on bristol

 

snow

snow

Detail of branch structure transformed by freshly fallen snow. Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY.

 

nevado de toluca: rock forms, sky and clouds

nevado de toluca: rock forms, sky and clouds

Rising towards the mountain through the shadows of winter clouds. Wispy clouds of crystalline ice intersect the rocky strewn slope. The knife edge of the sloping ridge …

 

pyramids & mountains

pyramids & mountains

The Avenue of the Dead and the Pyramid of the Sun.ink on watercolor paper Teotihuacan, Mexico.  

 

sketchbook anthropology

sketchbook anthropology

  Study of a partial cranium, homo sp. American Museum of Natural History, NY, NY.

 

New Drawings from Michael Alan’s Living Installation.

New Drawings from Michael Alan’s Living Installation.

Figures drawn from life using an iPad and Autodesk Sketchbook Pro.

 

Mapping the COCOONS II

Mapping the COCOONS II

New Mapping Drawing based on sequential photographs of a performance of Sherry Aliberti’s COCOONS during Art in Odd Places at The High Line on 10.1.11. Cocoon Map …