THE STRANGERS SERIES

The ‘Strangers’ series explores the nature of understanding others— discovering that the person in front of has a depth we can never know.  Realism coexists with stark stylization in these portraits imbued with sorrow, detachment, and cynicism. Sharp clean lines contrast along splatters of color which drip outside the lines and defy perfectionism. Beautiful young women with faces wiped away speak to gender roles, societal expectations, and how preconceived notions can alter our perceptions of others to the point of complete alienation.

THE STRANGERS SERIES

The ‘Strangers’ series explores the nature of understanding others— discovering that the person in front of has a depth we can never know.  Realism coexists with stark stylization in these portraits imbued with sorrow, detachment, and cynicism. Sharp clean lines contrast along splatters of color which drip outside the lines and defy perfectionism. Beautiful young women with faces wiped away speak to gender roles, societal expectations, and how preconceived notions can alter our perceptions of others to the point of complete alienation.