Humbled to have the honor of a new art commission to create a series of mural paintings at the iconic Daily News Building here in NYC. It's a wonderful project in the works and one I'm truly grateful for. In college I illustrated mural designs for a senior project and dreamed of painting large scale murals in NYC after seeing inspiring works of Sir Frank Brangwyn at Rockefeller Building, William Andrew Mackay at AMNH, Thomas Hart Benton at the MET museum, and Edward Trumball for the Chrysler Building. I've always wanted to paint stories in this broad scale, and to be able to tell it using my reportage art as a foundation for the work, is a dream come true. I look forward to sharing in the jo
Grateful for this feature on leading Mexican newspaper, El Universal Querétaro. The article is about how a visual artist documents life under quarantine during Covid-19 pandemic. Muchas gracias! to journalist Demian Chávez and El Universal Querétaro for the interview and terrific questions and article on such an important subject. Click on this link to El Universal Querétaro to read the full article, and see my art and editorial contribution. Message me if you would like a transcript of my contribution in english.
One of my quotes from the article:
"Poder proportioner histories desde la primera línea, en el terreno y desde un nivel local, especialmente la capacidad de aportar ulna perspec