Nixon’s Ghost

Greatful Dead’s Jerry Garcia wore this hat when his nickname was “Captain Trips”. Kat and I went to the last showing off a De Young Museum show called “The Summer of Love”. At the time, we were both 8 years old, and she lived in LA near Melrose and I lived in Newton, NJ, a suburb of NYC. The show had a great mixture…

Art and Wires

I’m going to take this old assemblage piece and put dual cameras in side – looking out through the eyes. Then I will take two Nema-17 Stepper Motors and a proximity detector and have the head tilt and pan in an effort to follow someone as they walk by. I’ll need to add a realistic plastic rat inquisitively checking Old Sal out … I…

The Mandelbrot Set and Art Chaos

I just Googled Mandelbrot Set Art and as I had expected, found an amazing psychedelic world way better than silly tie dyed. . . I am going to play with variations on the Mandelbrot Set equation, just to see how it renders as art work. You might know that I absolutely love “The Monochrome Set”: So, my “inside joke” is that there is a…