a s e l e c t i o n o f p a s t w o r k s
1, 2, and 3 are from the 1980's. The calligraphy and painting strive to capture the atmosphere and mood of the poets' words.
4, 5, and 6 (1997) explore the idea of the space and shape of writing. What appears as text is an invented rhythm of symbols.
7 and 8 ( 2001 ) work with the idea of writing inspired by obsession. The words are from the erotic poem, Blanco, by Octavio Paz.
9, 10 and 11 present writing as a visual verbal code. The viewer is invited to solve the mystery.
12, 13, , 14 and 15, ( 2004 ) use of color and contrast in the development of new letterforms as a means to capture expressions of delight.
16, 17, and 18 are works concerned with the relationship between writing and image, and writing as image.
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