drawing experiments

all the drawing experiments so far.

Drawing Experiment #23: 100 Cups Project

Drawing Experiment #23: 100 Cups Project

Sometimes frustration is oh so satisfying. For a few minutes anyway. Squeezed and wrung, squoze and wrang 100 cups out of Frost Porcelain. In …

 

Drawing Experiment #22: Dice Drawings

Drawing Experiment #22: Dice Drawings

These drawings made by 7 collaborators drawing over each other, in passing, between more important tasks. They rolled the dice, and made that many …

 

#21: Drawing with Water and Air

#21: Drawing with Water and Air

these drawings were made with water, air and a coupla fingers.  If you happen to think you can’t draw,  think again — maybe you actually …

 

#20: Chamber Music Project: Play that Drawing

#20: Chamber Music Project: Play that Drawing

Evidence of a recent QuickRice drawing/humming collaboration. This one was called Chamber Music. Each “drawing” was “played” by each “musician”, in every piece so we don’t know whose mark was whose.

 

Drawing Experiment #19: Name That Piece!

Drawing Experiment #19: Name That Piece!

Nameless and homelesss, one day Kent Rodriguez Segura passed by this neglected object and realized out loud this was quite an attractive cabbage.  “What cabbage,” I said. When Mr. Merserau from next door called out, “It’s actually a frog”, I was taken aback a second time. 

 

Drawing Experiment #18: George Bush Compassion Project, Redux

Drawing Experiment #18: George Bush Compassion Project, Redux

For this exercise I investigated the bodies of the old boys, George and Dick.  On further inspection you’ll notice the involvement of crucifixes, that provide a marvelous structure to the bodies, enabling the build to go very quickly.  .

 

Drawing Experiment #15: Chalk: A Celebration of the Coccolith

Drawing Experiment #15: Chalk: A Celebration of the Coccolith

Chalk! A celebration of this ancient substance, produced by the potent and ever so simple single-cell plankton, the coccolithophore. Also a response to Mike Daisey’s dark ode to Apple: come into the light and embrace this modest, charming tool.

 

Drawing Experiment #14: Go Big

Drawing Experiment #14: Go Big

Despite initial doubts as to its value, this  experiment took up what it means to “Go Big”, marking up and down 4 walls.

 

Drawing Experiment #13: Draw Something in Clay

Drawing Experiment #13: Draw Something in Clay

Mission continued: “Be Awkward”. Now being awkward in a new medium…

 

Drawing Experiment Roundup, 2011: Study of Hesitation

Drawing Experiment Roundup, 2011: Study of Hesitation

This video says everything I currently can say about drawing. And I actually have a lot to say about it. Thanks for keeping an open mind.