Mouse in House Video

Here is a video put together by the wonderful people at Art In House.  Watch and see how the show was created, from the painting of the mice to the setting up … Continue Reading →

Show is Down

This week the installation was taken down. All the mice were packed away, books were boxed, furniture returned, floor disassembled and television turned off. What a wonderful experience it has … Continue Reading →

More than Just Mice

Art is a very personal experience. One way we can experience a piece of art is through symbolism. Carl Jung from the book Man and His Symbols  believes that “Man, with … Continue Reading →

Before and After

Here are two photographs.  One is a group of rocks before they are painted and the other is when the rocks have transformed into mice.   It took two attempts … Continue Reading →

Three Blind Mice

Look who showed up for the show!  Not only do I remember this nursery rhyme from my daughter’s early days, but from mine as well. My favourite memory is singing … Continue Reading →

Rock Painting Process

Here are a few pictures showing the process of painting the rocks. I do not usually work by painting one at a time. Working with about 20 I create an … Continue Reading →

The Installation and Me

Much of what I do represents my perspective of comfort, discomfort, and the uncanny. How different situations and objects can be understood as comfortable or perhaps uncomfortable. Memories and experiences … Continue Reading →

The Rocks

Currently… 330 painted mice are patiently waiting for their upcoming visit to the galley space in Art In House. Many more mice are on the production line, and others still … Continue Reading →

Mouse in House

This is the story of my endeavor to paint 600 stones, the main focus in the art installation, Mouse in House. Last year in an energized moment of thought I … Continue Reading →