Portfolio > Overview of Exhibitions

If you are not able to attend an exhibition in person, here is an on-line preview of the pieces currently/recently on public display.

Dog Barking/Howling at the Moon #1 (appropriated from Joan Miro)
Corrugated cardboard cat scratcher, reconstructed miniature ladder, eyelets, markers, feather, resin dog figurine, gesso, acrylic, aerosol, fabric, corrugated cardboard, Prismacolor pencil, googly eye, and NASA moon photo on matboard.
17 ¼ x 16 ¼ x 3” (framed)
Melina’s and Betsy’s Dogs Barking/Howling at the Moon (appropriated from Joan Miro);
recto: Dmitri and Sam
Melina’s frame with screw eyes and wire, mat board, corrugated cardboard, acrylic, aerosol, fabric, glass beads, multipurpose ties, markers, twine, Prismacolor pencil, golf ball, altered miniature ladders, color digital prints of Mayan ceramic vessel, etc
20 x 24 x 3 ¾”
Melina’s and Betsy’s Dogs Barking/Howling at the Moon (appropriated from Joan Miro);
verso: Others
Melina’s frame with screw eyes and wire, mat board, corrugated cardboard, acrylic, aerosol, fabric, glass beads, multipurpose ties, markers, twine, Prismacolor pencil, golf ball, altered miniature ladders, color digital prints of Mayan ceramic vessel, etc
20 x 24 x 3 ¾”
Dog Barking/Howling at the Moon #3 (appropriated from Joan Miro)
Wooden mechanical dog, miniature ladder, corrugated cardboard cat scratcher, fabric, aerosol, shells, and NASA moon photo on matboard.
10 3/8 x 16 ¼ x 2 ½” (framed)
August 1955/Pop and Me
Mixed Media: Japanese paper, digitized photographs, marker, graphite on canvas panel
6 x 4” (unframed); 14 1/8 x 14 1/8 x 2” (framed)
My Maternal Grandparents
Mixed Media: hand-made paper, digitized photographs, acrylic, pastel, corrugated cardboard, graphite on canvas panel
4 x 6” (unframed); 14 1/8 x 14 1/8 x 2” (framed)
Mom’s Family: The Maloys
Mixed Media: Japanese paper, digitized photographs, corrugated cardboard, marker, graphite on canvas panel
6 x 4” (unframed); 10 ½ x 8 ½ x 2” (framed)
The Maloy Women: Aug 23, 1942
Mixed Media: hand-made paper, digitized photographs, acrylic, pastel, corrugated cardboard, graphite on canvas panel
6 x 4” (unframed); 8 ½ x 10 ½ x 2” (framed)
Door with No View (Repetition #2)
Mixed Media: acrylic, graphite, paper, window envelope, manipulated digitized image on canvas panel.
14 x 11"
Door with No View (Repetition #3)
Mixed Media: acrylic, graphite, hand-made paper, window envelope, scanned image on canvas panel.
14 x 11 x 5/8”
Moonrise Rift Triptych #1
Mixed Media: fabric, tacks, zipper, spray paint, metal and plastic lids, wool roving, bracelet, moon image from NASA on canvas panels.
24 x 36 x 1”
Dog by Pool (Maggie)
Mixed Media: aerosol paint, stretched canvas, digital photograph, miniature door, bolts, washers, butterfly bolts, cellophane on canvas mounted on hardboard.
36 x 24"
Part #187342, Right Baffle: The Laws of Pennsylvania may not apply in Texas, but the laws of physics do; for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction
Part #187342, right baffle, as modified by Betsy on her riding mower; Great Uncle Ernest’s law book, casters, corner braces, screws, bolts, and nuts.
16 x 9 ½ x 6 ¾”
Fragmented Box Quadriptych
Mixed Media
12 x 86 3/4 x 3 1/4"
Sea and Sky Geode
Coconut shell, Melina’s and Yareth’s glass, parking lot glass, acrylic, shells, beads, bottle cap.
5 ½ x 10 x 4 ¾”
Oceania Geode
Coconut shell, Melina’s and Yareth’s glass and debris, acrylic, cement, gravel.
3 ½ x 10 x 5”
Vanitas / Memento Mori #1
Matboard, wood, tacks, shells, nails, cork, copper cap, acrylic, glass vial with cork.
4 7/8 x 4 ½ x ½”
An Unnatural History of Herpetology, Vol. I: Ophidians of South Texas
Found pliers, bead, Great Uncle Ernest’s law book, casters, corner braces, screws, bolts, washers, nuts.
9 3/8 x 9 5/8 x 6 ½”
Lone Coyote Howling at the Moon: Wish You Were Here
Cardboard, fabric, sandpaper, dressmaker’s pins, aerosol paint, plastic ring, NASA moon photo on canvas panel.
4 x 6 x ½”
Moonrise Rift Triptych #1
Mixed Media: fabric, tacks, zipper, spray paint, metal and plastic lids, wool roving, bracelet, moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org on canvas panels.
24 x 36 x 1”
2015
Night Window Triptych #2
Mixed Media: aerosol paint, cardboard, Prismacolor pencil, fabric, carpet tacks, moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org on canvas panels.
16 x 48 x 7/8”
Night Window Triptych #3
Mixed Media: spray paint, graphite, cardboard, Prismacolor pencil, shattered glass (Betsy’s left rear window), moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org on canvas panels.
24 x 36 x 3/8”
Jonah and the Great Fish
Mixed Media: plescostomus, aerosol paint, buttons, Ken doll legs, shredded paper, found wood.
6 1/2 x 12 x 9"
Mrs. Jonah and Another Great Fish
Mixed Media: plescostomus, aerosol paint, buttons, doll legs, shredded paper, found wood.
7 1/4 x 13 x 8 1/2"
Moonrise Rift Triptych #1
Mixed Media: fabric, tacks, zipper, spray paint, metal and plastic lids, wool roving, bracelet, moon image from NASA on canvas panels.
24 x 36 x 1”
Portable Moonrise Rift
Mixed Media: fabric, glass, tacks, spray paint on canvas panel partially framed and mounted on section of found shipping crate with mat board, Prismacolor pencil, sand dollars, drawer pull, moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org.
28 x 35 ¾ x 3 ¾”
Door with No View (Repetition #3)
Mixed Media: acrylic, graphite, hand-made paper, window envelope, scanned image on canvas panel.
14 x 11 x 5/8”
Anonymous Silent Interior #3
Mixed Media: paper, mat board, Terry and Marimae’s Christmas gift box, graphite, acrylic, charcoal on canvas panel.
21 3/4 x 16” (20 x 16” canvas panel)
Anonymous Silent Interior #5 with Night Window
Mixed Media: acrylic, graphite, pastel, china marker, cardboard, mat board, corrugated cardboard, brown paper bags, square wood dowel on canvas panel.
16 x 20 x ½”
LHSB 1.602 Triptych #3 (Camera Obscura view)
Mixed Media: spray paint, paper, cardboard boxes, wood, marker, digital photographs on canvas panels.
16 x 32 x 1 ¼”
“Kindred: Celebrating Our Ancestors”; Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center (an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution), Solomons, MD
Mixed Media: Japanese paper, digitized photographs, marker, graphite on canvas panel
14 1/8” x 14 1/8” x 2” (framed)
“Kindred: Celebrating Our Ancestors”; Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center (an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution), Solomons, MD
Mixed Media: hand-made paper, digitized photographs, acrylic, pastel, corrugated cardboard, graphite on canvas panel
14 1/8 x 14 1/8 x 2” (framed)
Anonymous Silent Interior #1
Mixed Media: acrylic, oil pastel, dry pastel, grapite on canvas panel.
20 x 16"
Anonymous Silent Interior #2
Mixed Media: acrylic, oil pastel, dry pastel, graphite on canvas panel.
16 x 20"
Anonymous Silent Interior #4
Mixed Media: acrylic, graphite, Prismacolor pencil, pastel on canvas panel.
20 x 16"
Doors with No View Diptych #1
Mixed Media: acrylic, paper, graphite, window envelopes on canvas panels.
Doors with No View #1 (Camera Obscura view)
Mixed Media: spray paint, window envelopes, scanned images, graphite, Prismacolor pencil, feather on foam core.
24 x 36
Harlingen Art Forum, 115 East Jackson, Harlingen, TX
Mixed Media: fabric, cheesecloth, spray paint, map pins, dressmaker pins, ping pong balls on canvas panels
10 x 24 x 1 3/8” unframed
Harlingen Art Forum, 115 East Jackson, Harlingen, TX
Mixed Media: cardboard, spray paint, graphite, sand dollars, map pins, NASA moon images on canvas panel
16 x 11 x 1”
Harlingen Art Forum, 115 East Jackson, Harlingen, TX
Mixed Media: cardboard, spray paint, graphite, sand dollar, tape, metal rings, straight pins, safety pins, NASA moon images on canvas panel
14 3/8 x 11 x 1/2”
$190
Harlingen Art Forum, 115 East Jackson, Harlingen, TX
Mixed Media: cardboard, spray paint, acrylic, graphite, metal rings, found bottle caps, paper, washer, straight pins, tape on canvas panel
14 x 12 7/8 x 3/8”
Sometimes it masquerades as a deciduous tree in autumnal colors…
Mixed Media: digital images, found crate, screw eyes, copper wire, mat board, paper clips, handle.
20 x 27 ¼ x 2 ½”
The National Collage Society’s “32nd Annual Juried Exhibit," Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL
Mixed Media: acrylic, graphite, paper, matboard, Terry and Marimae’s Christmas gift box, charcoal on canvas panel
21 ¾ x 16” (unframed on 20 x 16” canvas panel)