Black Roses

Filed under: My Art — doktorjohn February 6, 2018 @ 12:46 am

Oil on Canvas 28″ X 22″
Still life painting inspired by a bouquet I received as a gift on the occasion of my first one-man art exhibition in many years. The mandolin is no longer with us, having yielded to the ravages of age while posing. Photos are from the 1940s and 50s. The color photos are from the 1970s.

Astronomical Paintings

Filed under: My Art,Uncategorized — doktorjohn January 31, 2018 @ 1:44 pm

Jupiter and Its 4 Galilean Moons – Oil on Canvas[/caption]Executed at One River School of Art, Allendale, NJ

Oil on Canvas

Radio Station

Filed under: My Art,Uncategorized — doktorjohn December 18, 2017 @ 10:10 pm

Old, semi-abandoned WMCA radio station in the Meadowlands, between Kearney and Jersey City. During the late 50s and early 60s, WMCA was the rock & roll music station to listen to, playing mainly doo-wop on your transistor radio, way down at the lower end of the dial, around 540 AM.

Radio Station acrylic on canvas 20″ X 16″

Goth Icons

Filed under: Goth Stuff,My Art,Uncategorized — doktorjohn September 8, 2017 @ 10:16 pm

The 2017 Series “Goth Icons” – a rogue’s gallery of fine characters who are admired in the Goth scene.


Edgar Allen Poe

Dutch Wall Street

Filed under: My Art — doktorjohn September 24, 2016 @ 3:02 pm

A view of an iconic neighborhood near Delmonico’s famous restaurant with the remaining cluster of colonial Dutch buildings imbedded within New York City skyscrapers.
Acrylic on canvas 16″ X 20″



Filed under: My Art — doktorjohn August 19, 2016 @ 9:39 pm

Pencil on paper inspired by taxidermy exhibition at Morbid Anatomy


Sleeping Donald

Filed under: My Art — doktorjohn April 8, 2016 @ 12:44 pm



Filed under: My Art,Uncategorized — doktorjohn March 28, 2016 @ 10:50 pm

Detailed drawing suggesting certain aspects of life in the era of Manhattan’s tenement-dwelling immigrant population in the early 20th CenturyTenements

Pencil on paper 14″ X 17″

Electronic Vision

Filed under: My Art,Uncategorized — doktorjohn March 23, 2016 @ 2:30 am

electronic vision2016 Acrylic on Board 13.5″ X 28.5″

Yaffa Cafe Celebrities

Filed under: My Art — doktorjohn September 13, 2015 @ 11:32 pm

36″ X 24″ Acrylic on Canvas
Features the artist, Federico Castelluccio (on ladder); his assistant (me, Doktor John) standing back by Myke Hideous behind Cemetery & Western singer-songwriter Mark Sinnis. Miz Margo in foreground, left; Madame X and Marzena in doorway, right, just behind staggering singer-songwriter and photo-journalist Mark Steiner.


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