University of West Florida, 1989, BFA
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1995, MA Comm
Irony, intelligence, and a sense of humor all play into the visually exuberant collages of
Gordon’s use of word balloons - a technique that stems from a boyhood love of comic books – allows him to create clever juxtapositions of words and pictures. He uses cutout images and bits of dialogue from a variety of sources, playing elements off of each other. Although they are founded on contrasts, each of his collages coheres beautifully. Looking at one of his works is like peeking through a window into another world – a place where art, humor, faith tension, and candidness all harmoniously coexist.