Rooms Magazine: art uncovered

Rooms Magazine: art uncovered is a rad art publication based in the UK that showcases favorite talent from around the globe. This week their 10th issue will be released and I'm proud to be a part of it. You can check out the entire issue online by clicking the cover image above. My watercolor, Marley, is featured on pages 42-43.

If you happen to be in London this weekend, Rooms Magazine, in collaboration with Ben Oakley Gallery, will throwing an official 10th issue launch party at No Format Gallery. Check HERE for more information and to RSVP to what sounds like one hell of a good time.

Rooms Magazine: art uncovered #10. Cover art by Marco Mazzoni

Rooms Magazine: art uncovered #10. Cover art by Marco Mazzoni

Art+Talk Hang out with Samantha Villenave and Paul Roustan

Yesterday afternoon I signed on for my first Art+Talk Hangout and it was a blast. Art+Talk Hangout is a series of casual conversations with artists from around the world that are streamed online in real-time using Google Hangouts. The brainchild of Samantha Villenave, an artist located in Ardèche, France, Art+Talk in an opportunity for artists to shed the pretense of the gallery walls and speak frankly and unscripted about their work, life and anything else that happens to come up in conversation. I will admit that I was a bit apprehensive about speaking on air but Samantha and Paul are gracious hosts and did an excellent job of making me feel welcome.

The video is an hour and 20 minutes long but choke full of flubs, gaffes and laughs (with a little insight sprinkled here and there) so give it a go - and if you have any questions about anything discussed in the video, please leave a comment and I'll answer them as soon as possible. Cheers.

Art+Talk Hangout - Live Online Interview



Tomorrow afternoon, 2pm est., I will go live on Google Hangouts for my first-ever on-air interview with Art+Talk. For those who don't know - Google+ Hangouts is a free video conference/chat service from Google that enable group chats with up to 10 members at a time and Art+Talk is a weekly series of on-air interviews with visual artists from around the globe. The event will be hosted by Samantha Villenave and Paul Roustan and will stream live on It will also be recorded for later viewing on YouTube on the Art+Talk network. The Hangout will last for one hour, the first 30 minutes of which will be moderated by Samantha and Paul, after which is will open up to questions from the public. You are welcome to watch and interact through comments section or get in line to enter the Hangout once it opens up. During the Art+Talk Hangout I'll discuss my work, process, the trials of being an artist-dad and much, much more. See you then.

Join me, Sunday, October 21st at 2pm est.

Official G+ InviteArt+Talk on YouTube | Hangout Network

Digital Painting - Courtny


As many of you know I've been experimenting with the iPad's capabilities as a painting medium for a few months now. This is my latest piece, once again done in Savage Interactive's Procreate with Artist Harware's Sensu Brush and Targus' 2-in-1 Executive Stylus. I worked on this portrait in my spare time over the course of a few days. Altogether I'd estimate that it took just under 4 hours to complete. During that time documented my process which, if you're interested in reading about, can be found after the jump. As always, if you have any questions just leave a comment and I'll be happy to replay as soon as I can. Enjoy.