Requiem

“Requiem” began with the loss from both of my parents’ deaths and the gain from my daughter’s birth. Later, this body of work expanded to include the losses from the Afghanistan & Iraq wars and recent natural disasters that have occurred all over the world.

BEGINNING, 1995

Woodcut

88” x 215”

Installation view – Invitation to Heaven

Skydoor Art Place Aoyama, 1996

Tokyo, Japan

WA ISSHO, 2003

Woodcut, Silkscreen, Monoprint, and Linoleum cut

88” x 232”

Installation view - Narrow Road to the Interior

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, 2013

Scottsdale, Arizona

ETERNAL HOME, 2002

Woodcut, Silkscreen, Monoprint, & Linoleum cut

96” x 96”

Installation view - Requiem

Youkobo Art Space, 2003

Tokyo, Japan

PUT OUR HEARTS TOGETHER, 2012

Woodcut, Monoprint, and Linoleum cut

112” x 81”

Installation view

Joan Derryberry Art Gallery, 2014

Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, Tennessee

REQUIEM FOR 3-11-2011, 2013

Pigment print, Silkscreen, Linoleum cut, and Wood monoprint

28” x 131”

FOR WOMEN ON 3-11-2011, 2013

Pigment print, Silkscreen, Linoleum cut, and Wood monoprint

28” x 117-3/4”

FOR CHILDREN ON 3-11-2011, 2013

Pigment print, Silkscreen, Linoleum cut and Wood monoprint

22” x 90”

THE OTHER END OF WATER, 2013

Wood monoprint, Silkscreen, and Linoleum cut

81" x 95-1/2"

Left: 9-9-96, 1996

Woodcut and Encaustic          

30” x 120”

Right: SEEDS OF LIFE, 1997

Woodcut and Encaustic          

30” x 120”

Left: DENNIS’ SPIRIT, 2000

Woodcut           

48-1/2” x 96”

Right: SPIRIT TO BREATHE, 1999

Woodcut         

98” x 40” (each)

SING TO GOD A NEW SONG, 2002

Woodcut, Linoleum cut, Collagraph, Silkscreen and Collage

30” x 88”

PEACE TO KNOW PEACE TO LIVE, 2003

Woodcut, Silkscreen, Monoprint, and Linoleum cut

SHOWA & HEISEI (Diptych), 2011

Woodcut & Collagraph

29-1/2” x 59”

UNITY BRINGS PEACE, 2004

Woodcut and Collagraph

30” x 30”

DIES IRAE, 2005

Woodcut and Collagraph

30" x 29-3/4"