“The titles for these shows came to me after finishing two paintings, "Magician" and "Young Magician II", depicting figures holding hats out of which crystals float.

Magicians come to us in two ways. The kinds that are conjurers, who create an illusion with skilled tricks and the kind that are teachers who let us understand real magic. The kind of magic that is around us every day if we only open our senses to it.

The beauty of getting older for me, is that I've gotten more and more attuned to the latter kind of magic. I am exploring deeper every day and night into its mysteries.