Drew Bennett

Drew Bennett

Posted by on Apr 30, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Drew Bennett, Jeremy Sutton, 2018, iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, Procreate 4 This sketch was created using an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and Procreate app from direct observation of Drew Bennett, Founder and Director of the Facebook Artist in Residence Program, while he was giving a presentation, Designing Authentic Intersections between Art and Community , at the […]

Breakdancing at the Daybreaker!

Breakdancing at the Daybreaker!

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

The common theme across my art – whether painting on canvas, iPad or in VR – is taking risk and improvising in the moment. You can see me doing that on the dance floor, or should I say on the grand staircase of the San Francisco City Hall Rotunda, when I breakdanced at a 50s […]

Future Presence at Kepler’s<br>iPad Sketch Notes

Future Presence at Kepler’s
iPad Sketch Notes

Posted by on Apr 18, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This iPad sketch/notes was drawn (using iPad Pro, Apple Pencil Procreate app) at Kepler’s Bookstore, Menlo Park, as WIRED Platforms Editor Peter Rubin, in conversation with Second Life founder and High Fidelity co-founder Philip Rosedale, discussed Rubin’s latest book, Future Presence: How Virtual Reality Is Changing Human Connection, Intimacy, and the Limits of Ordinary Life. […]

Spring Open Studios 2018

Spring Open Studios 2018

Posted by on Mar 29, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

From L to R: Myself, Drew Zingg (Birdland All-Stars’ guitarist) with his son, Erin and Birdland All-Stars’ bandleader and drummer, Tommy Igoe, in my studio standing in front of artwork from the tour. On April 7th and 8th, 2018, I opened my studio for the Spring Open Studios Art Exhibition, part of the Mission Artists […]

Art of Jazz Tour 2018<br>The Artwork

Art of Jazz Tour 2018
The Artwork

Posted by on Feb 27, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Enjoy these photos and artworks from the epic and amazing Art of Jazz tour with the Birdland All-Stars featuring Tommy Igoe where I painted live on stage as the band played, working in three media: on canvas, paper and iPad. For overview video click here. On this five week tour I performed in 20 cities, […]

Art of Jazz 2018

Art of Jazz 2018

Posted by on Dec 19, 2017 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Click here to see summary of artworks created on this tour. During January and February of 2018 I participated in an epic and amazing Art of Jazz tour with the Birdland All-Stars featuring Tommy Igoe. On this five week tour of the eastern United States I painted live on stage as the band played, working […]

Painting the Scene at a Fundraiser

Painting the Scene at a Fundraiser

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This painting was created live, using an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and Procreate app, from direct observation at a Google fundraising holiday event in support of a women’s shelter in Palo Alto. As I painted my iPad screen was displayed on two large screens along the wall plus two ceiling mounted LED panels so everyone […]

Patience and John<br>A Wonderland Portrait

Patience and John
A Wonderland Portrait

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

“Patience and John”, 2017, iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, Procreate app This painting was created live, using an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and Procreate app, from direct observation at Patience’s “Patience in Wonderland” birthday party. Congratulations and happy birthday to Patience! Here’s the replay video, which you can also see via AR overlayed on the original […]

Iconic Silicon Valley Places

Iconic Silicon Valley Places

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Iconic Silicon Valley Places is a series of plein air iPad paintings, all created from direct observation on location, using an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and Procreate app. Many incorporate photo collage in the background and each tells a story that relates the location to the development of Silicon Valley (follow the links below for […]

Cafe Borrone

Cafe Borrone

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Cafe Borrone, Jeremy Sutton, 2017, 12″ x 18″, dye sublimation on aluminum This painting was created, using an iPad Pro, Apple Pencil and Procreate app, from direct observation while sitting in the outside area at Cafe Borrone in Menlo Park. I had just seen Walter Isaacson talk about his new book on Leonardo da Vinci. […]