Beyond paella

The typical image of paella in Spanish restaurants is a bad close-up photo  on a menu discolored by the sun. While that cultural iconography may have its own kitsch appeal, it has nothing to do with the immediate visual effect of a real paella. This story on Food Republic went "Beyond Paella" to chronicle some of the other classic Spanish dishes among my favorites in my own style.

Click here to read this story.


Spilled salt

This is a painting I made for an exhibition in Spain. The superstition about spilling salt — which I recently discovered originated with Da Vinci's "Last Supper" -- brought deeper meaning to this still life.

Oil on paper (2007)

Oil on paper (2007)