In the studio with Jesse Higman. The above is a preview of his process; how he uses gravity and water and mica based paint to create micro studies of motion, of waves, of creation. In them, Jesse examines beauty, unintended consequences, the cause and effect of events, and how that shapes the world around us. Illuvium opens this Thursday, December 16th at [...]
Yearly archives: 2010
Thursday night at Conor Byrne we said goodbye to an era for Seattle's new sweethearts. I can remember the first time I heard them, clear as a bell. Damien fell hard right away too; said he'd love to take them on tour someday. Here's hoping there's time for that tour, someday. That last image is one of my top 5 moments of 2[...]
These images were dreamed in Ohio, on I-70 W, staring out the window of a rented Ford. Taken in Snoqualmie, WA on Black Friday 2010. Inspired by Rook + High Violet.
I don't think I'm ready to say much about today's magic. It is the sort of event that takes a while to unpack; the vulnerability of what the artists were sharing, the sense of community, of history, of ritual, of beliefs. I can say that I am honored, floored, that the team that makes things like this happen wanted me there. I am in love with what I witnessed today.[...]
Right before we left for tour, I fixed up my sweet but non functional Polaroid 250 at landcameras.com. I should've just bought from them in the first place! Nonetheless I had a new rechargeable battery installed, and will do some further cleaning and modifications when we have a bit more time. It isn't the most convenient item to bring with on a tour where time and[...]