Welcome to my art blog where I share reflections on my art, art-making or art in general.
To read my rematriation reflections on my journey from Brooklyn to Puerto Rico,
please visit rematriatingboriken.com

December 31, 2019

Paintings of the 2010s above

I remember ringing in this New decade quietly, peacefully, in new momma bliss, nursing my baby on the sofa. A few weeks later, I was at the hospital with my brother when he received the news that his 2nd auto stem cell transplant hadn't ha...

September 10, 2019


Recently, while sleeping I felt a tickle on my arm.  I slapped my arm, thinking it was a mosquito, then covered myself with the blanket. The tickle continued. I proceeded to slap my arm again knowing something had invaded my bed. I opened my eyes to find that though t...

June 19, 2019

Somewhere around 2005, inspiration for paintings and other artworks came instead as greater concepts for series and projects.  They came revealing their own content, significance, aesthetics. Ideas and images for individual works arrived belonging to and organizing the...

March 20, 2019

At this point, life, the universe, require that I align all to commit fully to a liberation practice. With scissors I snip the threads that have kept me bound to all this shit that tries to tell you how to create/ exist, when and for whom. I embrace making space on my...