https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/2020-09-18-self-portrait-50-tja-opt.jpg 1500 1349 tja tja2020-09-18 12:27:042023-08-31 00:05:23Self-Portrait at Age 50
Below: a time-lapse video of me working on the underpainting. https://youtu.be/sAp-c33OKmE
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A good companion to the "Self-Portrait with Armor". Both with the same hat; both under the watchful eye of the Maestro.
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August 21st, 2017: I was surprised to discover this missing in the collection of Self-Portraits. Always good to be reminded of what I loved when I started, to see the distance traveled, and to note that some things haven't changed.
https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/tja-self-portrait-age-43.jpg 1024 767 tja tja2014-10-22 08:37:102021-04-10 09:44:58Self-Portrait at Age 43
https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/tja-return-to-olympus-2014-jan-02.jpg 768 1024 tja tja2014-03-11 20:59:582017-09-04 11:30:33Return to Olympus
Time again with Odd in Norway.
https://www.americanartistinrome.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Self-Portrait-at-Age-42-2012-1-of-1.jpg 1024 757 tja tja2012-06-12 10:59:062021-04-10 09:45:53Self-Portrait at Age 42: A Caravaggio Palette
This is a self-portrait that I did during the course Caravaggio Part I: Flesh Illuminated. It centered on a palette made exclusively of the following Williamsburg paints: Canton Rose; Italian Lemon Ochre; Italian Black Roman Earth; …
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Control your edges to find the air.
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My second attempt at the National Portrait Gallery competition, which must have been for the 2012 competition. Again rejected. But in retrospect, not my best effort. The portrait of my Dad is a much better painting. Here is…
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Of all the paintings made during my three week stay with Odd Nerdrum in his Studio in Norway in January of 2010, this one is the best.