The things we do in secret to keep us going.   20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm.   oil and oil stick on canvas     2017.
       
     
 Martin, Chris, Heather, Toby, Cooper, Sage, Courtney, Zoe   48 x 48 in. 122 x 122 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas    2017.
       
     
 Gazelle, Theresa, Jamie, Alex, Patrice, Eimear, Barry, Connor, Delia, LIzzy  48 x 48 in. 122 x 122 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017.
       
     
 He gave away his secrets.   12 x 16 in. 30 x 41 cm.   oil and oil stick on canvas mounted on panel     2017.
       
     
 She gave away her secrets.   16 x 20 in. 41 x 51 cm.   oil and oil stick on canvas mounted on panel  2017. 
       
     
 That is a secret she could reveal if she wanted to .   18 x 24 in. 46 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on linen mounted on panel  2018
       
     
 That's why her hair is so big. It's full of secrets.  14 x 14 in. 36 x 36 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
 It is a secret refutation of language, the way it pushes back against conclusions.   12 x 12 in. 30 x 30 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
 Tell me your secrets, I'm gonna tell you mine. Because some stuff you want to say out loud. Even though it's burning a hole in your heart.   10 x 10 in. 25 x 25 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
    I'm a non-combatant and you're in something so secret you have to sleep with a cat so you won't talk.   20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
 He always acted as though he knew a great secret, as though he'd just heard it and it amused him. It made him very happy sometimes and sometimes it made him sad. But you could always tell he knew it and it amused him very much.   15 x 15 in 38 x 38 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
 Did she have a dirty mind? I believe you could say she had. I think that was part of her secret.   18 x 18 in 46 x 46 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
 When the secret comes to evanescence, it grows frantic and indiscreet as a way to hang onto it's own fading life.   20 x 24 in 51 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on panel  2017
       
     
 Some secrets are benign, while some are despicable by people of conscience.   10 x 10 in 25 x 25 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     
 They drop like strange birds that know many secrets; they have no time to tell their secrets as they float by.  24 x 30 in. 61 x 76 cm  oil and oil stick on panel  2016
       
     
 The more a lovely secret was real, the less you spoke of it.   20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 All lives are about secrets, there is always a mystery lying beneath the surface, mysteries at their heart, there is always a secret.  24 x 24 in. 61 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 We have been secretly fed beyond space and time; that's why we look for something more.   14 x 14 in. 35 x 35 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016   
       
     
 People love it when you give your secrets away.  24 x 24 in. 61 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 We keep secrets from each other; we keep secrets from ourselves. secrets arouse you; secrets drive you apart. Keeping a secret can be an albatross, or it can truly enchant.  44 x 44 in. 112 x 112 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 Yeah. But what's the point of a secret if you can't tell someone?  16 x 16 in. 41 x 41 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 
       
     
 I'll tell you a secret. Something they don't teach you. The gods envy us. They envy us because we're mortal, because any moment might be our last. Everything is more beautiful because we're doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again.  44 x 44 in. 112 x 112 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 The thing people should know about me when they swear me to secrecy is that I don't have a good memory. The first thing I forget is who told me this secret. The final thing I forget is the secret itself. So if you tell me something in the strictest secrecy, you're guaranteeing that eventually everyone in the world will know this secret except me.  60 x 60 in. 152 x 152 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     
 We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.   60 X 60 in. 152 x 152 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2015
       
     
 Don't put big secrets in small paintings.  30 x 30 in. 76 x 76 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2015
       
     
 The things we do in secret to keep us going.   20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm.   oil and oil stick on canvas     2017.
       
     

The things we do in secret to keep us going.

20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm.

oil and oil stick on canvas 

2017.

 Martin, Chris, Heather, Toby, Cooper, Sage, Courtney, Zoe   48 x 48 in. 122 x 122 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas    2017.
       
     

Martin, Chris, Heather, Toby, Cooper, Sage, Courtney, Zoe

48 x 48 in. 122 x 122 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017.

 Gazelle, Theresa, Jamie, Alex, Patrice, Eimear, Barry, Connor, Delia, LIzzy  48 x 48 in. 122 x 122 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017.
       
     

Gazelle, Theresa, Jamie, Alex, Patrice, Eimear, Barry, Connor, Delia, LIzzy

48 x 48 in. 122 x 122 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017.

 He gave away his secrets.   12 x 16 in. 30 x 41 cm.   oil and oil stick on canvas mounted on panel     2017.
       
     

He gave away his secrets.

12 x 16 in. 30 x 41 cm.

oil and oil stick on canvas mounted on panel 

2017.

 She gave away her secrets.   16 x 20 in. 41 x 51 cm.   oil and oil stick on canvas mounted on panel  2017. 
       
     

She gave away her secrets. 

16 x 20 in. 41 x 51 cm. 

oil and oil stick on canvas mounted on panel

2017. 

 That is a secret she could reveal if she wanted to .   18 x 24 in. 46 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on linen mounted on panel  2018
       
     

That is a secret she could reveal if she wanted to.

18 x 24 in. 46 x 61 cm

oil and oil stick on linen mounted on panel

2018

 That's why her hair is so big. It's full of secrets.  14 x 14 in. 36 x 36 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

That's why her hair is so big. It's full of secrets.

14 x 14 in. 36 x 36 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

 It is a secret refutation of language, the way it pushes back against conclusions.   12 x 12 in. 30 x 30 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

It is a secret refutation of language, the way it pushes back against conclusions. 

12 x 12 in. 30 x 30 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

 Tell me your secrets, I'm gonna tell you mine. Because some stuff you want to say out loud. Even though it's burning a hole in your heart.   10 x 10 in. 25 x 25 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

Tell me your secrets, I'm gonna tell you mine. Because some stuff you want to say out loud. Even though it's burning a hole in your heart. 

10 x 10 in. 25 x 25 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

    I'm a non-combatant and you're in something so secret you have to sleep with a cat so you won't talk.   20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm   oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

 

I'm a non-combatant and you're in something so secret you have to sleep with a cat so you won't talk. 

20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

 He always acted as though he knew a great secret, as though he'd just heard it and it amused him. It made him very happy sometimes and sometimes it made him sad. But you could always tell he knew it and it amused him very much.   15 x 15 in 38 x 38 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

He always acted as though he knew a great secret, as though he'd just heard it and it amused him. It made him very happy sometimes and sometimes it made him sad. But you could always tell he knew it and it amused him very much. 

15 x 15 in 38 x 38 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

 Did she have a dirty mind? I believe you could say she had. I think that was part of her secret.   18 x 18 in 46 x 46 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

Did she have a dirty mind? I believe you could say she had. I think that was part of her secret. 

18 x 18 in 46 x 46 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

 When the secret comes to evanescence, it grows frantic and indiscreet as a way to hang onto it's own fading life.   20 x 24 in 51 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on panel  2017
       
     

When the secret comes to evanescence, it grows frantic and indiscreet as a way to hang onto it's own fading life. 

20 x 24 in 51 x 61 cm

oil and oil stick on panel

2017

 Some secrets are benign, while some are despicable by people of conscience.   10 x 10 in 25 x 25 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2017
       
     

Some secrets are benign, while some are despicable by people of conscience. 

10 x 10 in 25 x 25 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2017

 They drop like strange birds that know many secrets; they have no time to tell their secrets as they float by.  24 x 30 in. 61 x 76 cm  oil and oil stick on panel  2016
       
     

They drop like strange birds that know many secrets; they have no time to tell their secrets as they float by.

24 x 30 in. 61 x 76 cm

oil and oil stick on panel

2016

 The more a lovely secret was real, the less you spoke of it.   20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

The more a lovely secret was real, the less you spoke of it. 

20 x 20 in. 51 x 51 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 All lives are about secrets, there is always a mystery lying beneath the surface, mysteries at their heart, there is always a secret.  24 x 24 in. 61 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

All lives are about secrets, there is always a mystery lying beneath the surface, mysteries at their heart, there is always a secret.

24 x 24 in. 61 x 61 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 We have been secretly fed beyond space and time; that's why we look for something more.   14 x 14 in. 35 x 35 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016   
       
     

We have been secretly fed beyond space and time; that's why we look for something more. 

14 x 14 in. 35 x 35 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 

 People love it when you give your secrets away.  24 x 24 in. 61 x 61 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

People love it when you give your secrets away.

24 x 24 in. 61 x 61 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 We keep secrets from each other; we keep secrets from ourselves. secrets arouse you; secrets drive you apart. Keeping a secret can be an albatross, or it can truly enchant.  44 x 44 in. 112 x 112 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

We keep secrets from each other; we keep secrets from ourselves. secrets arouse you; secrets drive you apart. Keeping a secret can be an albatross, or it can truly enchant.

44 x 44 in. 112 x 112 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 Yeah. But what's the point of a secret if you can't tell someone?  16 x 16 in. 41 x 41 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

Yeah. But what's the point of a secret if you can't tell someone?

16 x 16 in. 41 x 41 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 
       
     
 

Secrecy is the freedom zealots dream of; no watchman to check the door, no accountant to check the books, no judge to check the law. The secret government has no constitution. The rules it follows are the rules it makes up.

40 x 40 in. 102 x 102 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 I'll tell you a secret. Something they don't teach you. The gods envy us. They envy us because we're mortal, because any moment might be our last. Everything is more beautiful because we're doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again.  44 x 44 in. 112 x 112 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

I'll tell you a secret. Something they don't teach you. The gods envy us. They envy us because we're mortal, because any moment might be our last. Everything is more beautiful because we're doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again.

44 x 44 in. 112 x 112 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 The thing people should know about me when they swear me to secrecy is that I don't have a good memory. The first thing I forget is who told me this secret. The final thing I forget is the secret itself. So if you tell me something in the strictest secrecy, you're guaranteeing that eventually everyone in the world will know this secret except me.  60 x 60 in. 152 x 152 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2016
       
     

The thing people should know about me when they swear me to secrecy is that I don't have a good memory. The first thing I forget is who told me this secret. The final thing I forget is the secret itself. So if you tell me something in the strictest secrecy, you're guaranteeing that eventually everyone in the world will know this secret except me.

60 x 60 in. 152 x 152 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2016

 We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.   60 X 60 in. 152 x 152 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2015
       
     

We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows. 

60 X 60 in. 152 x 152 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2015

 Don't put big secrets in small paintings.  30 x 30 in. 76 x 76 cm  oil and oil stick on canvas  2015
       
     

Don't put big secrets in small paintings.

30 x 30 in. 76 x 76 cm

oil and oil stick on canvas

2015