APEX is a collection of 'psychological pop portraiture,' examining peak moments of internalized conflict and resultion. The narrative behind each work is articulated not through the logic of fact, but the malleability of emotion. The origin of the subject's identity guides the design of the world conveyed, but is ultimately rendered insignifcant. It is not the identity of the subject that matters, but the identity of his emotions, or her experiences, that is decorated with the utmost attention to detail. APEX speaks of intertwining partial parables, all culminating in the pinnacle of revelation; the moments of drive, discovery, solace, and truth that we all have lived and continue to live"