The series "Memoir Americana" Memoir America explores our individual historical narratives and our place within a collective historical narrative. Our perception of the past is shaped by the language of our time, the landscape, the rhetoric of messages and images which are distilled into a personal history and an understanding of identity. I consider history as memory, continually re-inscribing itself; as a time capsule discovered and read again and again and understood only in terms of the present. (read more)


Memoir Americana - Atomic Winter, 2009
oil on canvas, 48x72 inches