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Paper Sculptures — de plie


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Blind Sight

This one is about making art blind…..  Everyone knew my vision was inferior. By nine years of age, untreated astigmatism and farsightedness had made my eyes cross. I got my first pair of eyeglasses the same month that I rode … Continue reading

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Ovale. Acrylic, paper, and silk thread on canvas. HH Pham and A Roodman, 2009. The red of my dreams is not a daylight color. In daylight, red is bold and substantial. It boils and gleams. It is touchable, on the … Continue reading

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A year or so into my time with Blue, I entered a painting phase. This is a depiction of the moment of fragmentation. Hopefully despite the blurry photo, you can see the influence of Florine Stettheimer, a favorite modernist who … Continue reading

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