Today I’m getting a start on weathering the boat keel for the current painting. Next I’ll prep/mount the cladding. Eventually I’ll submerge the whole thing in water, freeze it, put it in the oven & start it on fire (among other things) before placing it in the painting.
I have a thing for fishing lures. I’m not sure why exactly… I don’t fish. Here’s some details from past #paintings. I use ashes and small seeds from our field for texture.
Here’s a great writeup on my painting Verehrung, which is currently on display in the Profiles showroom in NYC:
Visualizing the Passage of Time in Eric Lee’s ‘Verehrung’
The painting Verehrung at Profiles, NY (200 LEX) in the New York Design Center. Profiles and Bicycle Fine Art are collaborating to show an ongoing showcase of contemporary art and design.
New black & white paint-on-paper works currently available at Bicycle Fine Art in NYC.
Here’s a quick Instagram tour of a 2’x2′ painting on panel in progress. I imagine this will take much of the winter to complete: