My heart thudded a bit weaker and dimmer as the days and the years passed by... Depression as a medical terminology was never a topic that we talked about as I was growing up. The emotional roller coasters that the women in my family experienced were seen as "normal" reactions to life circumstances and well … Continue reading Heartless (The Story Behind the Painting)
Recently I have come to see the art world in a whole different light. Instead of it being a mere hobby, I now see it as sort of meditating tool. I have found myself painting to calm my racing thoughts and emotions. A way to analyze my role in this world. A way to dissect … Continue reading Art as a Rite of Passage.
English Version De vez en cuando me encuentro con un artista que me hace sentir que deberían haber estado trabajando en una era diferente. Su trabajo tiene una sensación poética en su método de ejecución y sus imágenes tienen ese estilo característico que puedes seleccionar automáticamente. Esa es la mejor manera en que puedo describir … Continue reading Alejandro Lopez, Pintor y Grabador
Spanish Version Every so often I run into an artist that makes me feel as if they should’ve been working on a different era. Their work has a poetic feel in their method of executing and their images have that signature style that you can automatically pick out. That is the best way that I … Continue reading Alejandro Lopez, Painter & Engraver
We all know that every artist has their niche and like any other entrepreneur, we are told that we must know the audience that we are serving and in essence target our audience when we are marketing ourselves. But my question is; are we limiting ourselves when we do so? Are we risking our chances … Continue reading Should we target our audience or are we limiting ourselves?