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Acrylic. Oil, Mixed Media

I am a latecomer to art not beginning to paint until I was close to retirement from my career as a medical doctor. In the late 1990's I finally went to a private art school in Los Angeles where I learned the basics of painting. My first show in Sants Monica (CA) sold out , never since!, but I was probably such a naive beginner that art buyers thought it was quite unique.

In 2002 I moved to Santa Fe where I studied with some of the best painters in town. Since 2011 I have been living in Albuquerque and belonging to several art groups and showing as much as I can. I have also shown in Berlin, Germany, in various locations in California, in NM, and other States of the USA.

My paintings show unconsciously my psychoanalytic training in psychiatry, abnormal conditions of the mind, but also the struggle of a classically educated European in America, and my love for the landscapes of New Mexico and the culture of the SW