To Promote and Sell my Paintings,and to invite people to my Art Shows
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
good afternoon..midway progress some areas are still rough (detail).. "art opening", oil, color pencil, ballpoint pen, chalk, graphite on wood, 14 by 81/2 in, 2014#popsurrealism#oilpainting#mixedmediapainting#contemporaryart#coloredpencil #pendrawing#urbanrealism #socialrealism#artexhibit #artopening
I was born in Chile, of Spanish and British ancestry, studied at the Jesuits private school, San Ignacio in Santiago, my father was an Architect,and my mother is a renowed concert pianist, I came to the US at the age of 9 to Mar Vista California, stayed for 1 year, then inmigrated permanently to the US at 18 with an inmigrant visa with my parents and brother, my brother Gonzalo died here in a car accident at age 21. I joined the US Army and became an American citizen at 21, and retained my Chilean citizenship, worked for DIC Entertainment as a Character Designer, and helped make Ghostbusters TV Show Number 1,worked on "Scrooged" feature film as a character designer, and on "Cool World" as an inbetween animator, and exhibited in galleries at the same time, such as La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Copronason Gallery, Grand Central Art Center, The Hive Gallery. Graduated from Art Center College of Design in '98,If you are interested in purchasing any of my work,or have any questions or comments, just email me at email@example.com. I live in Alhambra with my beloved girlfriend Clara. And please add me on facebook http://www.hs.facebook.com/people/Paul-Torres/100000363324890.