Will I see you here tonight? I'll be there @artshare_la with a number of my paintings. Come say "hi!"
@ ART SHARE L.A.
Opens: February 25, 2017
7:00PM - 10:00PM
If there’s one thing Angelenos love, it’s their city. Rich in iconic images stretching from the ocean to the river. Palm trees, street art, mountainous horizons, and the surreal, witty architecture of the last two centuries — LA is always ready for its close-up.
Opening Night: 2/25, 7-10PM
Sally Ann Field
Jose LaLo Garcia Jr
801 E. 4th Place, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Free parking across Hewitt St. (look for the Aztec calendar mosaic).
Gallery hours are Wed-Sun, 1-6PM.
Beam - aerosol paint and metal leaf on frosted acrylic. 88" x 15". As seen in natural daylight. Ahhh this one reminds me of the wide open spaces of the desert. Is it time for wild flower blooms yet?
Transcend - That's right! Another one that looks great in a horizontal orientation... Maybe even better than vertical... Hmmmm...
Transcend - aerosol paint and metal leaf on frosted acrylic. 88" x 15". (Detail) I stumbled across this way of creating a water droplet effect with spray paint. The discovery made me very happy.
Transcend - aerosol paint and metal leaf on frosted acrylic. 88" x 15". As seen in natural daylight. Here's a peaceful and warm hearted painting to sooth your soul. Dragons taken from some lights along Olympic Boulevard swirl and balance around a golden
Pendulum - aerosol paint and metal leaf on frosted acrylic. 88" x 15". As seen in natural daylight. -- This is another one that looks great horizontal. Never mind the anti gravitational hanging hardware. A girl only has so much time in a day and can't al
(Detail) The overlapping layers of paint are visible and have a lacy and fragmented effect. I managed to just barely hang onto a color palette that works here... Flirting with the limits of color propriety. Hahaha!
Pendulum - aerosol paint and metal leaf on frosted acrylic. 88" x 15". As seen in natural daylight. -- I managed to work a bleak modern Cobra Head street light into this one! Of course that required contrast with a highly-ornate light detail from the Un
Living the Dream
For me, being an artist is more than painting alone in my studio. I am inspired by other artists, off-beat adventures and spectacle. I curate exhibitions, collaborate on large public art installations, am an occasional color consultant and interior designer and sometimes I sculpt. I seem to do a lot of writing, but that's just business. I live an art-filled life. Thanks for coming along for the ride.