Subway

These paintings are of people from diverse cultures using public transportation. I try to imagine their lives. New Yorkers' acceptance of diversity is born out of necessity. The subway is our public square that makes us more at ease with people from all over the world

Alone Together, 2015, oil painting on linen, 37.5" x 45"

Two Men on the Subway, 2015, oil paint on linen, 36" x 48"

Two Men on the Subway, 2015, oil paint on linen, 36" x 48"

Underground, 2016, oil paint on canvas, 36" x 47.5"

Underground, 2016, oil paint on canvas, 36" x 47.5"

Stranger, 2008, oil paint on canvas, 40" x 56"

Stranger, 2008, oil paint on canvas, 40" x 56"

Forever Faces, 2014, oil paint on linen, 30" x 79", (private collection)

Forever Faces, 2014, oil paint on linen, 30" x 79", (private collection)

Union Square, 2016, oil paint on canvas, 30" x 64"

Union Square, 2016, oil paint on canvas, 30" x 64"

Still Moving, 2011, oil paint on linen, 38" x 28"

Still Moving, 2011, oil paint on linen, 38" x 28"

Exit, 2005, oil paint on linen, 37.5" x 50"

Exit, 2005, oil paint on linen, 37.5" x 50"

Mother and Daughter, 2009, oil paint on canvas, 36" x 20" (private collection)

Mother and Daughter, 2009, oil paint on canvas, 36" x 20" (private collection)

Summer in the City, 2002. oil on linen, 56" x 44"

Summer in the City, 2002. oil on linen, 56" x 44"

Four Caryatids, 2016, oil paint on linen, 65" x 80"

Four Caryatids, 2016, oil paint on linen, 65" x 80"

Orange Ruffle, 2013, oil paint on canvas, 23" x 34"

Orange Ruffle, 2013, oil paint on canvas, 23" x 34"

Connections, 2014, oil paint on linen, 29" x 42"

Connections, 2014, oil paint on linen, 29" x 42"

World Travelers, 2014, oil on linen, 42" x 56"

World Travelers, 2014, oil on linen, 42" x 56"

Two Tracks, 2003, oil on linen, 44" x 54"

Two Tracks, 2003, oil on linen, 44" x 54"

Side by Side, 2011, oil on canvas, 38" x 28"

Side by Side, 2011, oil on canvas, 38" x 28"

Music of the Spheres, 2003, oil on linen 44" x 54" (private collection)

Music of the Spheres, 2003, oil on linen 44" x 54" (private collection)