2021-2023, The Grande Theatre, Democracy.
Hoop, Song, and Pressured 2023-09-29
2019-2021, The Legislature has no dome. Unity.
Day 1 painting The Legislature has no dome, Unity.
April 15, 2019, Behind The Service Through Christ,
The day of the Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris fire.
2021, Mary Simon & the Orange Flower.
RESET (The Box), Trees Do Talk.
2021, Broken Tree, Broken Families
On Guard For Thee
Acrylic on canvas. On Guard For Thee, Pillar Of Strength Tile, my gift of art to a remarkable EPS Constable, from downtown central division for aiding an angry homeless man, found lying on the in the middle of 100 Avenue and 102 Street, in front of My Brother's Keeper Inn. He yelled, swore and tried to kick the officer serveral time but the police officer calmly stayed with the injured man until EMS arrived. The policeman helped walk the man to awaiting ambulance, and it was afterwards I shook his hand, said thank you and gave him my painting.
September 26, 2016, Day 5, painting my 22nd painting, "On Guard for Thee," during my 117th outdoor art show and tell. With this painting, I wanted to express my appreciation to the Alberta Sherriffs who defended my freedom to express myself with art at the Legislature.
On the backside of 'On Guard For Thee, An abstract was added as a historical reminder of the Memphis sanitation strike, citing years of poor treatment, discrimination, dangerous working conditions, resulting in the horrifying deaths of Echol Cole and Robert Walker, who were crushed inside a garbage truck. Over a thousand black sanitation workers walked off the job in protest and were met with clashes by the city police. They all carried picket signs that read I am a man...
2016, On Guard For Thee, I Am A Man
My cut-up technique is cutting an uncut video into pieces with spoken words and images overlapping. It becomes a form of art similar to the cut-up technique (or découpé in French) in which a written text is cut up and rearranged to create a new reader. The concept can be traced to the Dadaists of the 1920s, but it was developed and popularized in the 1950s and early 1960s, primarily by writer William S. Burroughs. Sourced: Wikipedia Cut-Up Technique. Having a position means what you are doing is needed, and it is creating change. In the long term, a lot of people are going to appreciate it. 2017, Venezuelan Woman, Alberta Legislature Art Show & Tell and Listen Featuring My Social Art Project, Not A Bystander to Anger, Violence, and Bullying.