James Herman

ISLAND

8 September – 27 October 2018

Opening Saturday, 8 September, 6-9pm

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James Herman
Steal your face, 2018
Enamel on carved plywood, driftwood, coral reef, steel, artist frame
103.5 x 73 cm
40 3/4 x 28 3/4 in

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Chop wood carry water (before and after satori), 2018
Enamel and carved plywood, found weaving, and eucalyptus
127 x 200.7 cm
50 x 79 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Even a blind man knows when the sun is shining (yellow studio addition), 2018
Reclaimed old grown Douglas fir, plywood, enamel
358.1 x 284.5 x 315 cm
141 x 112 x 124 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Even a blind man knows when the sun is shining (yellow studio addition) (detail), 2018
Reclaimed old grown Douglas fir, plywood, enamel
358.1 x 284.5 x 315 cm
141 x 112 x 124 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Even a blind man knows when the sun is shining (yellow studio addition) (detail), 2018
Reclaimed old grown Douglas fir, plywood, enamel
358.1 x 284.5 x 315 cm
141 x 112 x 124 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Even a blind man knows when the sun is shining (yellow studio addition) (detail), 2018
Reclaimed old grown Douglas fir, plywood, enamel
358.1 x 284.5 x 315 cm
141 x 112 x 124 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Even a blind man knows when the sun is shining (yellow studio addition) (detail), 2018
Reclaimed old grown Douglas fir, plywood, enamel
358.1 x 284.5 x 315 cm
141 x 112 x 124 in

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Sunflower (purple), 2018
Hash oil and pigment screen print on enamel, plywood, oak
62.2 x 52.1 cm
24 1/2 x 20 1/2 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Sunflower (fuchsia), 2018
Hash oil and pigment screen print on enamel, plywood, Douglas fir
62.2 x 52.1 cm
24 1/2 x 20 1/2 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Sunflower (red), 2018
Hash oil and pigment screen print on enamel, plywood, oak
62.2 x 52.1 cm
24 1/2 x 20 1/2 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Sunflower (blue), 2018
Hash oil and pigment screen print on enamel, plywood, Douglas fir
62.2 x 52.1 cm
24 1/2 x 20 1/2 in

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Beyond the present at hand, 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Beyond the present at hand (detail), 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Figure it out, and then figure it out again, 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Figure it out, and then figure it out again (detail), 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Constant reaching for the unspeakable, 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

James Herman
There is no separate entity, there may be illusion of it, but its just a dream, 2018
Enamel paint on caved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Watching thoughts like birds, 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

James Herman
Actualizing what can be, 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

James Herman
Understand something which you cannot say, 2018
Enamel paint on carved plywood, aluminum frame
124.5 x 195.6 cm
49 x 77 in