“Art and creation are evidence that we are alive. That we are more than just these bodies we inhabit. It is evidence that we can affect the natural course of the physical world. It exclaims loudly, ‘I am here!’” ~ Joe Burgess
My entire life has been an introspective search; an attempt to uncover the magic of everyday existence. My goal as an artist and human being is to share what I find in hopes that others reach a new precipice from which to continue that same journey.
My art attempts to communicate unity within polarity, often through an uncomfortable lens. I gravitate toward images that incite an uneasy feeling at first glance, but upon closer inspection, display an interesting and unconventional level of depth, beauty and spirituality. I hope to create art that attracts others who are willing and able to reflect upon such things. I hope to create magic...