happy birthday, riz

Scott best buddy from AIS high school in New DelhiĀ is having a birthday today. Dan Rizzie is also the number one commenter on this blog, always taking time out to respond while Scooter was alive and continuing to do so as I put back the pieces of my life. Here is a great vintage picture […]

country life

Note the title of this painting by Dan Rizzie. (SDM) Scott David Morgan first met Dan Rizzie in high school in India. Here is a vintage 1969 pic…

rizzie & scooter

Dan Rizzie is our reigning king of posting comments to this blog. The constant communication with us while we were on the trip of a lifetime was a tremendous boost to both of us. He and Scott went to the AIS School in New Delhi where they forged a fast and fierce friendship in 1969. […]

artist to artist: brian foo captures scott’s essence

Scott recognized talent when he came across it. Whether it was the unfettered (and untrained) genius of an Uzbek tribal woman creating an embroidered suzani for her wedding day, the meticulous precision of Carlo Scarpa’s architecture, …

the river

A large new work by Scott Morgan was painted with great difficulty from his prone position in bed using new large scale Arches watercolor paper sent to him by his lifelong friend artist Dan Rizzie and sable brushes sent by furniture designer friend John Strauss. This expansive painting was painted within very confined circumstances. Imagine if you will that …