I am part of a community and generation of artists that are lost. I seek to know what my ancestral heritage is. I relate a part of my background to where my parents came from and study the culture and history of those countries, My mother is from Mexico; my father is from Guatemala. I […]
My mother enrolled me in an art class when I was 4 years old. I was hooked. My grandpa spent many hours quenching my desire to learn to draw. He was an artist and believed in me. I went on to art classes at local museums. This exposed me to all types of art mediums […]
Depending on the medium, my work can look completely unrelated. I wouldn’t say I have one approach, one subject matter, or one idea when it comes to my art. My metalsmithing touches on elements beyond life such as death, life after death and the unknown we associate with it, shaped into darkened 3d forms typically […]
my stage name’s (T.A.S.P)”MugshotOne”( it’s an acronym that breaks down in this order..the almighty sick phantom __ mentally unique grammatically spittin highly obscene termanology of origins not explained) aka Luce Williz” enjoy the freshness. I’m in California Currently working with A wonderful Community group headed by my two west coast brothers Dusty Stiggers and Jeremiah […]
I’ve been drawing since I was a kid in 1997 in my Grandma Mason’s living room. I remember my mom taking me to the Watts Towers as a kid and imagining what it would be like to be an artist and leave something great behind for the world to see and appreciate. My mom always […]
I received both my BFA and MFA in illustration from California State University, Long Beach. I currently live in Orange County and work as a commission artist. My work is inspired by my love of nature, and explores themes about love, heartache, and the joy and sorrow that come from feeling too deeply.
The year was 1989 at the age of 12, I was introduced to aerosol art; Through a mural project at Franklin Middle school in collaboration with Homeland Cultural center. That was a life changing experience that inspired me to pursue a career in art. Throughout the years I have completed over 200 murals across the […]
Traditional / Digital Illustrator from Long Beach, CA.
As an artist and teacher, I have a passion for working with people and their creative endeavors. Whether this regards food, art, health, or the environment, I bring my experience, creativity, and leadership skills to any task. I aspire to work with children and communities through teaching and facilitating art and public works. I have […]
Northern California born and raised, I am currently finishing up school at CSU Long Beach, working for my BFA in illustration. I take inspiration from the people and places around me: environments that tell a story, people you may pass on the street, and and the little light moments in life. I hope to become […]
Jared Aufrichtig is an International Multidiscipline Artist and Photographer pushing the boundaries of Expression. Originally from Long Beach California, he now moves about the globe immersed in Art, Music, Surfing and Skateboarding while searching out the connections and parallels between them. His Art and Photography have been exhibited and published around the world and includes […]
Briyana Negrette is an artist who works abstractly with conceptual layered pieces while using found items and other objects inspired by metaphysics and the subconscious, creating paintings, murals, sculptures and installations that engages and questions the norms of society.