Friday, July 31, 2015

Pictures from the show

Here are some photos from the show, Special thanks to Stephen Berkman, highly accomplished photographer and friend, for taking these snapshots.
My Wonderful Mother and I!

Awesome people, My Mother, good friend and artist Walter Martinez, Stephen Berkman, and the awesome Janine.

My Love Lisa with a beautiful Viola performance.

Chatting.

My awesome boss, gallery owner, and artist Ellie Bae, with Lisas Aunt Kathy Kim, now patron, thank you Kathy!

the crowd hanging out

Talking to walter and Curator, Chuck Hohng. Thank you Chuck for all the hard work you put into the show!



Chatting with my good friend Gabriel Haas, who drove down from the Bay Area to see the show and hang out in LA!

The show was a great success, thanks to all the people who came out to support! Special thank you to those who purchased work! Until next time, back to the easel!

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Gallery show update

Sunflower, Jasmine, Nasturtium"
charcoal, acrylic, and oil on canvas
42x90"

Here is my newest painting which will be hanging in the upcoming show! It has been exciting and challenging to complete and frame an entire show, but the result is worth the effort. I look forward to taking my art and career to a higher professional level, and am very grateful to all those who support me on this journey. Special thanks go to Gallery CLU for making this show possible!
See the gallery website here. 

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Gallery Show!


I am very pleased to announce that I will be having my first solo gallery show at Gallery CLU in Los Angeles. The show will take place from July 9th-21st, with an opening reception from 4-7pm on the 11th.  All recent work, both plein air and studio work. Hope to see you there!!



And here are a few preview shots, stay tuned for the full show after the opening!

Thursday, May 14, 2015

New Paintings!

I hope the spring brings energy and renewal to all! Here are a few new works, lots and lots of projects being worked on, be sure to stay tuned for an exciting summer!

""Downtown View"
oil on canvas
16x20"

"orange tree study"
oil on canvas
8x10"


"orange tree study"
oil on canvas
8x10"

"palms"
oil on paper
9x12"

"Central Park Palms-Pasadena"
oil on panel
12x16"

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Friday, March 20, 2015

Drawings

Here are a couple drawings, stay tuned for new paintings!
"brushes"
conte crayon on blue toned paper

"pedestal"
charcoal on paper

Friday, January 30, 2015

Venice Beach Canals

I spent the last weekend painting the Venice Canals with a few friends, truly a great experience! I hope to make it one of my regular painting locations.

"Canal with painter"
oil on panel

"Canal with palms"
oil on panel

Olive trees


"olive tree study"
oil on panel


"Olive tree with fountain"
oil on panel

New Paintings

Here are a few paintings from the last month.


"Palms"
oil on canvas

"Garlic"
oil on canvas



"hollywood study"
oil on canvas


"hollywood study"
oil on canvas









Thursday, January 8, 2015

2015 paintings!


Ironically my last painting of 2014 was in Humboldt County, and my first painting of 2015 was a palm tree. Forward Ever!
"coastline"
oil on panel
2014


"Palm"
oil on canvas
2015

"View from Barnsdall park"
oil on canvas
2015

"Palms at Echo Park"
oil on panel
2015


"Santa Monica Pier"
oil on canvas
2015


Figurative Work

I began to refocus on Figurative work in 2014, stay tuned for some drawings, and new figurative work this year!

"head study"
 oil on canvas

"head study after Velasquez"
oil on canvas


2014 Paintings


 Here are some paintings from 2014!

Lacey and I at Arlington gardens in Pasadena.


"Pepper Tree"
oil on canvas

"flag"
mixed media on canvas
"still life"
oil on panel

"griffith observatory"
oil on canvas

"griffith observatory"
oil on panel

"nocturne"
oil on canvas

"Mini palms"
oil on paper

"peaches"
oil on canvas

"persimmon"
oil on cardboard

"San Gabriel mountains"
oil on panel

"Santa Monica Pier"
oil on canvas

"Skyline"
oil on canvas