past news: April, 2009

Self-PortraitHere are some more new images to see:

If you know Orr (my dad) you would know that he’s very interested in languages and speaks Japanese, French, German, Mandarin, Cantonese, Russian, and has studied others. Internet translation tools have gotten pretty good so I thought I would try one out. I installed a WordPress plugin called Google AJAX Translation and then spent a few days modifying it and fixing it up. Try it out and see what you think! (Hint: Try changing your browser’s preferred language too. See this page for instructions.)

2007-12-12 studyThis is a study from December of 2007. I asked my dad to take some photographs as he’s working so that I can post some works in progress also. Most of you already know that some of his paintings take many months to finish so I thought it would be nice to see them as they’re being created.

We’re going to add another gallery called studies and works in progress for these pictures.

Fair ExchangeI added a few more images to the dream symbol myth and from life galleries and there are a lot more coming. This small painting was in the 2006 4th Annual Small Works Benefit Drawing at the Morris Graves Museum.