About the Head 2 Head show process.... This collaborative adventure began several years ago as a notion springing from a series of smaller works done by the artists. Using large Coventry rag paper primed with gesso, Auberty and Alexander first sketched in charcoal from a photograph found online - old Hollywood head shots or candid street photos - then let the image fall away and the expressionistic play began. Working in oils, the artists stepped in and out of the portraits,
Creating a back drop for the fifth time for the Flamenco Festival, this time I decided on an abstract landscape reminiscent of the Spanish countryside. Aided by Chuck Alexander, I used ochres and reds to emphasize flamenco colors and bring out the red in dancer Delilah Muse's costumes. Written by Matt Posey, the play ran from September 11-16 and got rave reviews for Delilah, as well as Antonio Arrebola and the rest of the cast and musicians. Always a fun endeavor…..Olé!!!