Monthly Archives: May 2013

Hematopoietic

Painting with blood is one thing, but stem cells? Hematopoietic stem cells obtained from the cord blood of a newborn to be exact. These are the blood cells that give rise to all the other blood cells in the body. Prior to the birth of our son, my wife and I had discussed the options of…
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There May be blood

Early on when I started developing my hemoglobin based technique, I would do small test paintings; mostly to get a feel for how the blood would react with other materials. Surprisingly, some of these test turned out to be worthy of being called an abstract painting. Although I don’t consider myself to be an abstract…
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