Three Moods in One

 "We are governed by our moods; should be the other way around.." Haresh Sippy The work that I present today has the peculiarity of showing three types of states of mind in the same person. I wonder what causes being in a bad mood, being in a good mood or just being out of [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Three Moods in One

Strawberries for the turmoil

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.." Pablo Picasso Some artists have as mission to document their visions of the events that surround us, creating works of social content or criticism. Others focus on the interiorities of the human being and its complexities. Others act with the spontaneity and surprises [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Strawberries for the turmoil

Fresas para la crisis

"El arte lava del alma el polvo de la vida cotidiana" Pablo Picasso Algunos artistas tienen como misión documentar sus visiones de los acontecimientos que nos rodea, creando obras de contenido o critica social. Otros se enfocan en las interioridades del ser humano y sus complejidades. Otros trabajan con la espontaneidad y las sorpresas [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Fresas para la crisis

Perceptions

 "There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception." ― Aldous Huxley. A few days ago while surfing the cyber world, I stumbled upon a blog post by Cara Manes, Collection Specialist at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. I read several interesting articles, but [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Perceptions

Percepciones

 "Hay cosas conocidas y hay cosas desconocidas y entre ellas están las puertas de la percepción", ― Aldous Huxley Hace unos días, mientras navegaba, el mundo cibernético me tropecé con un blog de Cara Manes, Collection Specialist del Museo de Arte Moderno de Nueva York. Leí varios artículos interesantísimos, pero uno en particular me llamó [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Percepciones

What if…?

 "Your worst enemy cannot harm you As much as your own thoughts." Buddha. Thinking and concentrating on new ideas have become an odyssey in such tumultuous times. Many artists face the dilemma of expressing personal comments to current events affecting our country and the world, or intentionally ignoring what is happening and allow art [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on What if…?

¿Qué pasa si… ?

 "Ni tu peor enemigo puede hacerte tanto daño como tus propios pensamientos", Buda. Pensar y concentrarse en nuevas ideas se ha convertido en una odisea en estos tiempos tumultos. Muchos artistas estamos ante la disyuntiva de expresar nuestra opinión personal a los acontecimientos que afectan a nuestro país y al mundo, o ignorar intencionalmente [...]

By | March 2nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on ¿Qué pasa si… ?

Beyond Connected Thoughts

 "A true painter is one who can paint extraordinary scenes in the middle of an empty desert. A true painter is one who can patiently paint a pear in the midst of the tumults of history." Salvador Dalí. Last month, I made the video Drawing Ideas Talk reflecting on the above shown quote [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Beyond Connected Thoughts

Painting, An Inspirational Journey

"Painting is the passage from the chaos of the emotions to the order of the possible." Balthus. Painting is a boundless journey into the unknown; a journey of inspiration and growth. While painting, we fire up our imagination and turn our inspiring observations into new ideas. It is a creative process with the focus [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Painting, An Inspirational Journey

Vibrant And Whimsical Artwork

Thursday, November 17, 2016, began the XV Bienal de Arte de Ponce (15th Art Biennial of Ponce). It is an art exhibition sponsored by the Commission on the Arts of the University of Puerto Rico at Ponce. More than 70 well-known professional artists, residing in Puerto Rico, the United States and the Dominican Republic, are [...]

By | November 29th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Vibrant And Whimsical Artwork