Commissions

Posted in Drawings, Paintings, Typographic, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , on November 5, 2014 by Brian

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I’m interested in working on new projects, or releasing some of my existing works for use on albums, apparel, film, packaging, etc. My media is acrylic paint, pen & ink, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc., depending on final deliverables. I do require a deposit up front for new clients, with working terms tailored per project. Thanks!

At the Gates, Converge, Vallenfyre 2015

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on October 22, 2014 by Brian

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Super excited as both a fan and an artist for the Decibel Magazine 2015 tour with Sweden’s legendary At the Gates, longtime hardcore innovators Converge, and the almighty Vallenfyre on their first proper US tour. I’m eager to see them gain more fans from their ferocious live set and am stoked of course for the opportunity for more people to see my artwork.

Miasma Grande

Posted in Miasma, Paintings with tags , , , , , , , on October 14, 2014 by Brian

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‘Miasma Grande’, 36×48, Silver Sharpies, house paint on canvas. 2014

Vallenfyre on Europe tour, Sept/Oct 2014!

Posted in Music Related, T-shirts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 29, 2014 by Brian

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Hope you get a chance to see Vallenfyre on their tour starting today with Morgoth and Bolt Thrower, with Instinct of Survival on a few select German dates too! Bring ear protection and buy some merch!

Vallenfyre with Bolt Thrower & Morgoth

30.09.2014 — Le Trabendo , Paris, France
01.10.2014 — Garage, Saarbruecken, Germany
02.10.2014 — Hellraiser, Leipzig, Germany
03.10.2014 — LKA Longhorn, Stuttgart, Germany
04.10.2014 — JUZ, Andernach, Germany
05.10.2014 — Muziekodroom, Hasselt, Belgium Vallenfyre + support
06.10.2014 — Merleyn, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
07.10.2014 — Baroeg, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Headlining:

09.10.2014 — Turock, Essen, Germany
10.10.2014 — MTC, Cologne, Germany + Instinct of Survival
11.10.2014 — Kranhalle, Muenchen, Germany + Instinct of Survival
12.10.2014 — Räucherkammer, Wiesbaden, Germany + Instinct of Survival
13.10.2014 — Magnet, Berlin, Germany + Instinct of Survival
15.10.2014 — Exchange, Bristol, UK
16.10.2014 — Talking Heads, Southampton, UK
18.10.2014 — Best Buy Theater, New York, USA*
20.10.2014 — Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton, UK
21.10.2014 — The Dome, London, UK
* Decibel 10th Anniversary Show w/ Amon Amarth & Sabaton

Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series 2014

Posted in Ambient Series, Nouveau series, Paintings, Tongues Series with tags , , , , , , , on September 16, 2014 by Brian

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I would be forever grateful if everyone cast a vote (once a day even!) for my piece ‘Tongues 1‘, and 3 others I’ve submitted to the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series. Not only is it a great opportunity to share my work, but the prizes include a small group of winners to exhibit and attend the Scope Miami show with the grand winner going on to NYC for a solo show. There’s some strong competition, but I think I have a good shot. Thank you!!!

http://www.bombayartisan.com/submission/show/7707

Spring Tongues Art Showing

Posted in Paintings, Spring Studies, Tongues Series, Typographic with tags , , , , , , , , , on August 27, 2014 by Brian

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I’m showing some of my paintings starting this Friday, August 29th, 7pm, (and ongoing dates) at Black Sky Brewing near the Santa Fe Arts District in Denver. Please join me in this opportunity to see my work in a unique venue with expertly crafted local beer and food.

16×20, acrylic on canvas, 2012; 2014

Spring Tongues is two separate series of paintings completed years apart.

The first series is Tongues, a narrative about lost languages, extinct cultures, diaspora. I often have structure and graphic design in my work for contrast, and used illegible calligraphic elements to portray the theme in these pieces.

The second series, Spring Studies, is the most recent of my paintings and is loosely based on renewal and spring, in technique only. They were created on repurposed canvases with different processes than I usually work from — palette knife, no sketch, set color range.

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