I like working on big projects. A few months ago, I saw that an artist I’m friends with on facebook wanted to sell a 5ft x 6ft canvas. I snatched it up, not then realizing that I wouldn’t be able to get it up the turn in my staircase to where my art studio is. […]
I’ve been really enjoying painting with dark rum (and sometimes with a knife). It’s definitely a very pirate-y way of expression. These are done on watercolor paper. The one above was the first. I ‘painted’ it by using shot glasses. Here’s another one in different light. This is what the process looks like using Cayman […]
I’m happy to announce that I’ve received a scholarship from the Austin chapter of Emerging Arts Leaders for a month membership and 2 classes at ATXHackerspace. Here’s what I plan on doing with my time at the local makerspace Avery Island This first piece will be a CNC-milled, raised-relief topographic map of Avery Island in […]
On May 22 from 12-6pm at Spider House Ballroom in Austin, Texas, I will be selling works from my series Internet Memes: Click to Refresh. There will be plenty of great vendors, nerdcore music, a photo booth, and of course all the greatness of Spider House. Come check it out and RSVP here.
Come check out some of my series of Golden Wasps at the Gesthemane Lutheran Church now until May 22. A closing reception and artist talk is scheduled from 3-5pm for the last day. As an added bonus, you can also enjoy the amazing stained-glass window created by the fabulous French artist Gabriel Loire. Full details […]
Natural Form from my ball moss series will be at the Generous Art Raising Artists West Austin Studio Tour at American Institute of Architecture at 801 W 12th St, Austin, TX 78701 on May 14-15 and May 21-22 (11am-6pm). Come check it out and buyers can enjoy the great system of Generous Art that sees […]
Alistair Von Champion has just released a new book, both in paperback and Kindle, for your own self-betterment. Righteous and without fear, this marvel was produced explicitly for you. Hail, this bold new existence! Kindle Paperback Update The introduction has been leaked! Check out the pdf here (Intro) with all the c-words taken out.
I feel like the less I say about this recent work, the better. How do you judge art? This is 18 x 24 inches acrylic on watercolor paper.
When collecting wasp nest for my ‘Nest’ series, I decided to take some of the ex-wasps. I spray painted them gold and, over a few days, some of them molded in this really fascinating blue / green bio-luminescence. I enjoyed taking macro photos for the first time. Next, I aim to make jewelry out of […]
I’d like to develop this idea on a large scale. I’ll make a hundred of these full of all your desires and put them in a big shelf display. The audience can take whichever one they want most, squeeze it into their faces, and put it back for the next person. Everyone gets what they […]