Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Painting Creation/Destruction


Here is a short tube of my work in action. Sometimes I can tell when my paintings are not going to work, and this is a painting that I tore down. I ended up re-stretching the canvas and creating Extra Virgin Hot Wheels with the salvaged cars.



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Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Other Paintings, Drawings, etc ...



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War On Words
2002
Toy Soldiers on Thesaurus Pages














Wickedass
Drawing 2003
Charcoal on paper
42" x 54"




Untitled
2003
Oil on canvas
36" x 42"




Untitled
Drawing 2003
18" x 24"




Untitled
2002
Oil on Canvas
30" x 36"




Untitled 2002
Ink on Paper
42" x 54"




Collision
2004
Mixed Media
48" x 60"





Untitled
2002
Ink on paper
42" x 54"




Untitled
2002
Charcoal on Paper
42" x 54"




Finger Lickin' #2
2003
Oil on canvas
54" x 72"




Untitled Study
2002
Oil on Paper
24" x 24"





Untitled Study
2002
Oil on Paper
7" x 13"




Aquatint
2002
Print
8" x 12"




Nude on a Platform
2002
Print
14" x 32"




Print - 2002




Print - 2002




Monoprint - 2002




Print - 2002




Transformation #59/63
2003
Oil on canvas
18" x 24"




Untitled Study
2002
Oil on paper
14" x 20"




Untitled
2003
Acrylic on Canvas
30" x 36"




Transformation on Wood #3/8
2003
Acrylic on Wood
20" x 26"




Transformation #17/63
2003
Oil on Canvas
30" x 36"




Transformation on Wood #1/8
2003
Acrylic on Wood
14" x 18"




Transformation #49/63
2003
Oil on Canvas
54" x 72"




Transformation #61/63
2003
Oil on Canvas
54" x 72"




Transformation #18/63
Dyptich - 2003
Oil on Canvas
84" x 48"





Moe
Triptych - 2003
Oil on Canvas
54" x 72"
(Manny Moe & Jack 162" x 72")





Manny
Triptych - 2003
Oil on Canvas
54" x 72"
(Manny, Moe & Jack 162" x 72")




Transformation #12/63
2003
Oil on Canvas
42" x 48"





Mr. Clean
2003
Oil on Canvas
54" x 72"




2001
Ceramic Mask
Mask Size






Holy Smokes
2004
Gouache on paper
18" x 24"






Vulcan Arms
2003
Oil on canvas
54" x 72"




2000 -2001
Getting back into the swing of things.
Academic samples




2000 -2001
Getting back into the swing of things.
Academic samples




Picasso Chess
2001
Ceramic
24" x 24" x 6"




2000 -2001
Getting back into the swing of things.
Academic samples
Ceramic Pinch balls
Basketball to softball size





2000 -2001
Getting back into the swing of things.
Academic samples
18" x 24"




2000 -2001
Getting back into the swing of things.
Academic samples
18" x 24"


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Tuesday, October 9, 2007

Derek Miller (Art Work - 2004 to Present.)


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Drop Zones
2006 - Present
Public art installations
Petrolium bi-product deployed on concrete.
Wichita, Kansas.




Untitled
Jones Soda label
- 2007
(Pending)





Drop Zones
Roadside Bums
2006 - Present
Public art installations
Petrolium bi-product deployed on concrete.
Kansas City, Missouri.





Drop Zones

Toys and Awe
2006 - Present
Public art installations
Petrolium bi-product deployed on concrete.
Kansas City, Missouri.





Work in progress
2006 - 2007
The art work is created by creating the painting all at once. ("A One Shot effort.") There are no corrections that can be made once the binder dries the die-cast toy cars to the canvas.




Parking in Back
Solo Exhibition - 2006
Mission Kansas
St. Michael's Episcopal Church




Parking in Back
Solo Exhibition - 2006
Mission Kansas
St. Michael's Episcopal Church




Parking in Back
Solo Exhibition - 2006
Mission Kansas
St. Michael's Episcopal Church




Semi-Parts and Tree
Drawing
Untitled - 2004
Mixed media on paper
24" x 36"




Untitled - 2003
Oil on canvas
30" x 36"




Cars on Canvas Series #1
Poison - 2004
54" x 76"
Toy Cars on Canvas





Commitment To Negligence
- 2004
Gouache on paper
18" x 24"




Finger Lickin' - 2003
Oil on Canvas
30" x 36"





Storm Flag Series
Acrylic on Canvas
96" x 50"
2004







Storm Flag Series
Acrylic on Canvas
96" x 50"
2004




Storm Flag Series
Acrylic on Canvas
96" x 50"
2004




Storm Flag Series
Acrylic on Canvas
96" x 50"
2004



American Idol - 2004
Oil on Canvas
72"x 54"
2004