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geometric center and my hand-drawn oriental and Charley note with light blue roller
urban enclosures
("The Kitchen Sink Notebooks")
acrylic, marker, stencil, collage, ink, roller, pencil on paper
14" x 17"

I am working small again, until my studio is walled in... and I am thinking about the ways in which the English countryside was "enclosed," and the common growing fields turned into grazing lands for the estates... and I was thinking about the ways a commons in a city is often not just a park, but the city walls, and the writing and painting on the walls....the artists looking out as if to a wide countryside... this is one wall that tries to see the original wide-stretched commons. It marks a transition from city to country...