“Most of my paintings arise from my perception and use of color as a vital, intense, electric, animating force. You may be tempted to consider them in musical terms — color, movement, interval, balance, direction, duration. You need not resist this temptation… .
I look for inspiration in both art and nature. Although I admire the past achievements of both Abstract Expressionism and Minimalism, it is rather in work that predates theirs – Kandinsky and classical artists of the Far East – that I find more direct antecedents to my work.”