Here's a short artist's statement to accompany my recent painting, Behind the Fence

My most developed piece of writing: Revelation, Revolution and Me. It's the epic email to end all epic emails, a comprehensive reckoning. If you read anything of mine, you should probaly read this.

Here's an essay I wrote about David Hockney and Matthias Weischer, two of my favorite painters. If your browser is slow you can read the version without images

And a brief essay I wrote presenting my views on advanced painting

Two stories from 2004:
The Boy and the Bird about the dissolution of a two-year relationship
Little Bird Flies Into a Big Black Cloud about life, death, and coincidences.

more texts to come soon!


to contact me, email hstone (at) harperstone.org