The Forces of Destiny painting series imagines the confluence and collisions of fate, myth, personal lineage and the unintended consequences of unlimited wish fulfillment through slice of life reportage of myself as a time traveler.


Something like genetic testing can barely provide an index of where you come from. If you are truly serious about knowing who you are, you have to go back and track every one of your ancestors down, look them in eyes and share a meal. It will be challenging. There will be detours but no shortcuts.

Forces of Destiny: The First and Very, Very Last Great Desert Tortoise Race
2022
Egg tempera on Panel
24" x 36"
Forces of Destiny:Contemporary Aquaculture Demonstration for the Ancient Islanders
2022
Egg tempera on panel
16” x 12”

SOLD

Forces of Destiny: Nighttime Downpour and showdown at The Zoo
2022
egg tempera on panel
36" x 18"
Forces of Destiny: Don't Waste Time Making Offers to Hags!
2022
egg temple on panel
36" x 18"
Forces of Destiny: Forces of Destiny: In Sperlonga, Promises Mean Little
2021
egg tempera on panel
40cm x 44cm

SOLD

Forces of Destiny: Nominally Supported and Thoroughly Encouraged, He Moves Into The Darkness
2022
egg tempera on panel
12” x 9”
Forces of Destiny: Learning Latin Remains Challenging Despite Unlimited Time and Resources
2022
egg tempera on panel
24" x 36"
Forces of Destiny: Arrival of Friendly Neighbors Ruins an Otherwise Quiet Holiday
2022
egg tempera on panel
24" x 36"
Forces of Destiny: You Waste Cola When You Offer It To Hags
2021
egg tempera on panel
32.5cm x 36cm

SOLD

Forces of Destiny: Overseeing the Removal of a Tacky Star Mosaic In My New Temple of Poseidon
2022
Egg tempera on panel
24" x 36"
Forces of Destiny: A Country Sacrifice Draws Unexpected Scrutiny
2022
Egg tempera on Panel
16” x 20”
Forces of Destiny: Cleverly Hidden Within a Prop, He Avoids The Wrath of Iris
2022
Egg tempera on panel
14” x 11” SOLD
Forces of Destiny: Hermes Diverted Once Again Finds His Mark, Which Of Course Is Chris, At His Villa Modeled on Recollections Of The Getty Villa
2021
egg tempera on panel
58cm x 46cm, 23" x 18"
Forces of Destiny: Another Successful Private Comedy
2022
Egg tempera on panel
16" x 12"
Forces of Destiny: Now Caught, They Joke That You Will Become Garum
2021
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 20cm

SOLD

Forces of Destiny: Pioneering Marine Archeology to Recover the Distant Past in the Ancient Past
2022
Egg tempera on panel
16” x12”
Forces of Destiny: Reduced to Beggary, He Finds an Entryway to Theater
2021
egg tempera on panel
50cm x 51.5 cm
Insallation view of Studio Ulivo
Forces of Destiny: Prayers and Preparation Against the Fifty Unwanted Suitors
2020
egg tempera on panel
61cm x 90cm
Forces of Destiny: Actor Playing Heracles Is Injured During an Otherwise Novel Diversion
2022
Egg tempera on panel
12” x 16”
Forces of Destiny: Aeolus Punishes Villagers for giving Chris Refuge
2021
egg tempera on panel
50.5cm x 40.5cm
Forces of Destiny: Wherever You Go There They Are
2021
egg tempera on panel
33cm x 35.5cm

SOLD

Forces of Destiny: Planning With The Cursed Often Reveals Why They Deserve It
2021
egg tempera on panel
23cm x 23cm
Forces of Destiny: You Think Your Indirect Interventions Can Stop Me?! Maybe Slow Me, Never Stop me!
2021
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 25cm
Forces of Destiny: Deserve May Have Nothing to Do With This Bath, Yet I Take It Anyway
2021
egg tempera on panel
30cm x 27cm
Forces of Destiny: Blessed by Fortuna, Chris Makes His Own Luck
2021
egg tempera on panel
28cm x 33cm
Forces of Destiny: Maria-Teresa Summons a Demon Yet Acts As If She Can't Be Bothered
2020
egg tempera on panel
25cm x 25cm
Forces of Destiny: Tenuous Hospitality at Sea Barrier Conference
2020/21
egg tempera on panel
33.5cm x 38cm