Nui (For Ruth)
2019
Oil/acrylic on canvas
60 x 48 inches

"Nui" means big, important or many in Hawaiian. This painting is dedicated to Ruth Gates, who invited me to the Gates Lab in Oahu, where she led innovative coral research. She died in 2018.

King Nudibranch
2019
Oil/acrylic on canvas
48 x 72 inches
King Nudibranch (Detail)
2019
Oil/acrylic on canvas
Meditation on the Big Lake #2
2018
Gouache on canvas
20 x 20 inches
Meditation on the Big Lake #1
2018
Gouache on canvas
20 x 20 inches
Clown
2017
Oil, acrylic on canvas
36 x 36 inches
A World Within a World Within a World
2018
Oil on canvas
48 x 60 inches
This image features various imagery of coral, including microscopic views of polyps from the confocal microscope at the Gates Coral Lab off of Oahu, Hawaii.

Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Shifting Moon
2018
Oil/acrylic on canvas
36 x 36 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Tiny Giants
2017
Oil, acrylic on canvas
36 x 36 inches
Completed while at a residency at the Friday Harbor Labs / University of WA on San Juan Island.

Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Signal
2017
Oil, acrylic on canvas
36 x 36 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Mound (Lobed Star)
2016
Oil on canvas
36 x 36 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Third Ventricle (Meditations on the Spot / Holding My Breath)
2016
Oil on canvas
36 x 36 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Caesura (Too Hot Bivalve)
2016
Oil on canvas
48 x 60 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
While We Are Sleeping
2016
Oil on canvas
60 x 48 inches
Collection of the Buffett Cancer Center / UNMC, Omaha, NE
Thread (To Heaven Below)
2015
Oil on canvas
30 x 40 inches
Private Collection / Fremont, NE
Reverie (I am You, You are Me)
2016
Oil/acrylic on canvas
60 x 48 inches
Collection of the Buffett Cancer Center / UNMC, Omaha, NE
Carnival
2015
Oil on canvas
48 x 60 inches
Private Collection, Kansas City, MO
Quiet Fire
2016
Oil on canvas
30 x 40 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Erase
2015
Acrylic and oil on canvas
60 x 48 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Little Islands Under the Sea
2015
Oil on canvas
36 x 36 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Hoping for Infinity
2015
Oil, acrylic on canvas
48 x 48 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Cave (For the Nurse Shark That Wanted to Sleep)
2015
Acrylic and oil on canvas
48 x 60 inches
Collection of Dollar Tree Corporation
Reef #5
2014
Oil on canvas
20 x 20 inches
Reef #3
2014
Oil on canvas
24 x 24 inches
Private Collection / Omaha, NE
Between
2014
Oil on canvas
60 x 48 inches
Measured Against the Wave
2013
Acrylic/oil on canvas
48 x 60 inches
Torrent (The Heart)
2012
Oil/acrylic on canvas
48 x 72 inches
Interference (Beauty for the Monster)
2012
Oil/acrylic on canvas
36 x 42 inches
Bounty, Deadly Bounty (From the Table to the Sea)
2011
Oil, acrylic on canvas
48 x 72 inches
Tangle in the Gyre
2012
Oil/acrylic on canvas
34 x 34 inches
Drift
2012
Oil/acrylic on canvas
48 x 60 inches
Private Collection / Kansas City, MO
The Aura Before (Chiroptera)
2012
Oil/acrylic on canvas
34 x 34 inches
Thick As Thieves (Atrazine)
2011
Oil, acrylic on canvas
36 x 42 inches
Private Collection/ Kearney, NE
The End Will Be the Beginning (Silently Seized)
2011
Oil, acrylic on canvas
42 x 36 inches
A Slow Walk Through Secrets
2009
Oil / mixed media on canvas
34 x 34"
Private Collection / Omaha, NE
Simony (Riddle for the River, Mystery for the Sea)
2008
Oil / mixed media on canvas
34 x 34"
Private Collection / Omaha, NE
Breathe
2009
Oil/mixed media on canvas
34 x 34"
After the Rain
2008
Oil / mixed media on canvas
34 x 34"
Private Collection / Omaha, NE
Vanish
2007
Mixed Media On Canvas
48 x 48"
Private Collection / Kansas City, MO
Lost Found Lost (Anchusa Crispa)
2007
Oil on canvas
72 x 48"
Extant/Extinct
2003
Oil on canvas
54 x 88"
(diptych)
Atom Love
2002
Oil on canvas
54 x 44"
Private Collection/Kansas City, MO
Garden of Desire (Nuclear/Family)
2006
Oil on canvas
84 x 108"
Blended Geographies (Nectarine Dream)
2002
Oil on canvas
44 x 54"
Collection of the U.S. State Department / Monrovia, Liberia