November 18, 2019

For the month of January 2020 I will show new work at the Claremont Heritage exhibition space in Claremont's beautiful Memorial Park at 840 Indian Hill Blvd.  Opening Night will be Saturday evening January 4, 2020, the evening of the monthly Art Walk in Claremont....

August 1, 2018

Saturday, August 4, 6 to 8 PM, Claremont Heritage will host a reception for the opening of a month long exhibition of my new paintings entitled Color At Play.  I will be offering demonstrations of and  a talk about abstract art on Saturday, August 11, 2 to 4 PM and Sun...

March 20, 2018

I have been invited to0 have a small exhibition of new works for sale on the lawn of the museum at this one-day art market.  I am honored to to say YES.

And I have been invited to do a solo exhibition for the month of August 2018 at the Claremont Heritage Ginger Elliot...

January 30, 2018

Notes from a recent talk but without the slides...

ART/RESISTANCE A Talk by Paul Kittlaus for the opening of his exhibit at the Claremont United Church of Christ  January 28,2018


I’ve been a local church pastor  for UCC churches in San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa...

January 4, 2018

Once again I face the task of library downsizing.  This is the fourth time.  I'm down to books that have an emotional connection.  I've already discarded the books I once thought I'd need around close at hand incase I had an idea.  They're gone.

Now I pic...

December 28, 2017

I came out of my childhood with a fierce desire for my freedom, for making my own choices, for making my own mistakes rather than benefiting from other’s.  I felt a pressure to see and do things like Dad.  Looking back I realize that I learned to create within myself a...

December 28, 2017

Under the Ping Pong Table

Mom was an Occupational Therapist, a graduate of Washington University Medical School which had a nationally recognized OT program.  Mom and Dad got married the day after Moms graduation ceremony in 1932 and she went on a 30 year maternity leav...

December 28, 2017

shard | SHärd |


a piece of broken ceramic, metal, glass, or rock, typically having sharp edges

They are like a shard of pottery, these bits of memory.  I brush them clean with a soft brush.  I handle them only with gloves.  I store them in my field pack hoping to stu...

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