THIS IS AMERICA

The paintings of This is America present fragments of objects and places from mainly New Jersey and New York City. They were photographed during the summer of 2015.
With This is America Blitz explores American contemporary material culture through which we see two elements in his current art.
In the first place the paintings of this exhibition emphasize his frequent use of unconventional but strong compositions. In the second place he has given an overarching meaning to the individual paintings on display by combining them in sensitive pairs.
The objects and places in the paintings of This is America are as varied as everyday life itself and as a collection they offer a colorful introduction to all things American. In this personal portrait, this snapshot, of American society you find parallels, contrasts, beauty and controversy. With other words, this is America.

All paintings created in 2016 with oil paint on linen, 30 x 30 cm.
Price per piece € 550

Fifty Yard Line

Fifty Yard Line

D-Day   Jeep

D-Day Jeep

287 North

287 North

Fire Escape -  sold

Fire Escape - sold

One Dollar

One Dollar

Barn -  sold

Barn - sold

Schoolbus -  sold

Schoolbus - sold

Call Box

Call Box

Bunting -  sold

Bunting - sold

Highway Bridge -  sold

Highway Bridge - sold

Diner

Diner

Pickup Truck

Pickup Truck

Flannel Shirt

Flannel Shirt

Urban Mailbox

Urban Mailbox

Storm Drain -  sold

Storm Drain - sold

First Base

First Base

Veteran Grave

Veteran Grave

Bus -  sold

Bus - sold

Fire Truck

Fire Truck

Belt Buckles

Belt Buckles

Split Shingles -  sold

Split Shingles - sold

Gun Shop -  sold

Gun Shop - sold

Police Car

Police Car

Quilted Star -  sold

Quilted Star - sold

Port Authority of New York and New Jerse y

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Chocolate Chip Cookies -  sold

Chocolate Chip Cookies - sold

Tractor Trailer Truck

Tractor Trailer Truck

Farmer Jeans

Farmer Jeans

Domestic Mailbox

Domestic Mailbox

Wires -  sold

Wires - sold