Paintings

Paintings in the series “A Waterfall of Silence” inspired by poems by Octavio Paz

Salamander 1 — The fire wears black armour

Salamander 3 — Sudden poppy

Salamander 6 — As a fountain speaks

Salamander 9 — The black consoler of sulfur tears

Salamander 11 — Herald of the rain-shower

Salamander 13 — Red mountaineer

Salamander 14 — The ember of sacrifice

Salamander 16 – The moon turning forever around you

Salamander 17 – The color of dust

Salamander 18 – Stone of incarnation

Salamander 19 – Red word of beginning

Salamander 20 – She carves herself in flame

Other paintings inspired by poems by Octavio Paz

Colors are relentless (from Blanco) 24″ x 24″ $500

an invisible web of callsa bird stopped short in airA waterfall of silence

Salamander 7 -- spirit of fire

Salamander 10 -- tongue flecked with saffron

Salamander 15 - Solar arrow

Salamander 5 -- fallen star

Salamander 4 - Yellow claw

Silence is the space of music (from On reading John Cage) 24″ x 24″ $500

the stars told me nothing (from Riprap#8 Illiterate) 24″ x 18″ $350

Whatever is not stone is light

Part of the series:  For Octavio Paz From the poem

Part of the series: For Octavio Paz
From the poem “Happiness in Herat”

Lake view

Logan County

Water moving over limestone

The river

Estelle was sure the Chrysler needed new tires

Timmy and Lassie search for the missing colt

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