Mug Shots

“Such is the enduring power of the mug shot to transfix, upset, tantalize. Mug shots permit us to project our own desires and fears onto an image that can’t talk back.” — Sunday Review | Opinion – Our Love Affair With the Mug Shot, New York Times, Megan Abbott, July 19, 2014

The Face of Evil is a developing series of four suites of paintings: Angry White Men, Mug Shots, Evil in Disguise and Gangsters.