"The body of work is particularly special to me because it was a breakthrough moment in my paintings where I shifted the work from text interacting with patterns to text interacting with text. My aim was to create paintings that appeared gestural at first glance. It was extremely fun to experiment with text as shapes and not words. These pieces are an end of one era, and the beginning of another for my work.
The lettering orgy style pieces came about from an appreciation for expressionism, and a desire to bring something to the table that played by the same rules as expressionism, but that was original. They came to be a little faster when I was challenged to not be so reliant on patterns in my work. These pieces rely on visually confusing the viewer, and play into my appreciation for traditional sign painting and fashion..." - Trav
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