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Eulogy From One Suburban-American to Another

Eulogy From One Suburban-American to Another

Though gone, Jason will continue to inspire. Myself, his students, fellow artists, and all those that encountered him will continue to be fundamentally affected by him. I’m hoping that by writing this I can hold on to that influence and hoist a flag for him that will be a continual reminder of his influence.

Unacceptable New Normal Revisited

Unacceptable New Normal Revisited

Gabe Patti "AR-15" Oil and marker on panel 24" x 24"I'm reposting something I wrote back in 2016 in light of the recent mass murders in Atlanta and Boulder.I hesitated to repost this. In fact, I didn't even think of revisiting this missive until a full two days after...

Eulogy From the Third Silo

Eulogy From the Third Silo

One of the most talented artists I've ever known, Kris Strawser passed away recently. This is my Eulogy to her.When I visited Kris Strawser in hospice I met her sister, her partner, and her best friend for the first time. Kris was a very private individual, which I...

Missing Objects: Edited

Missing Objects: Edited

Official announcement:I will be exhibiting with other artists at the Flying House in Dubai, in a show honoring the legacy of Hassan Sharif who passed away last year. He had a very specific and lasting impression on me, one that I have applied to my own...

Stay Tuned

Stay Tuned

Exciting news coming soon! Some hints: I may be traveling and exhibiting soon. I also may be using Gouache for the first time. Wish me luck.Stay tuned...#comingsoon #excitingnews #concepting #Photoshop #newwork #art #paintingA photo posted by David Chatfield...

Under $100 Official Poster

Under $100 Official Poster

WPhila Pink & Blue #1 (click for larger)I dropped off my piece WPhila Pink & Blue #1 at Off the Wall Gallery today. The work will be for sale for under a C-Note, so come to the opening next Sunday.And W Phila #1 has a twin, and possibly more in the near...

Old News is Good News

Old News is Good News

Migrating my websites "news" section to the blog. So here's some old news:Save The World, UPDATEThis Machine...I am glad to announce I was awarded Best In Show for my piece, This Machine..., by Off the Wall Gallery's community jury. What makes this a real honor is the...

My message to #Bernieorbust folk

My message to #Bernieorbust folk

Today's post has a soundtrack. Listen to this as you read.This election season, I am having flashbacks to Aught Eight and the Obama v Clinton arguments we had at Drinking Liberally, which got so tiresome that Roxanne Cooper and I abstained and bonded over our...

My Diddy on Ferguson MO, or, Ya’ll Need to Get Pissed

My Diddy on Ferguson MO, or, Ya’ll Need to Get Pissed

I heard a caller on Radio Times this morning mention how none of her white friends were as outraged as her black friends over what is happening in Ferguson, MO.I agree. More people from all backgrounds need to be angrier and screaming louder in support for a community...