Les Gargouilles Pluerent Pour Paris

JOEMUR

    • 5.82 x 4.13 inches (148 mm x 105 mm)
    • © 2015
    • Acrylic and Ink on 600 gsm Pressed Paper Postcard 
    • Framed to 6 x 8 inches 
  • Wanderlust is an international group exhibition inspired by travel, far-away places, adventurous experiences and fascinating destinations. Participating artists were given identical postcards and asked to create a unique piece for the show inspired by the theme “wanderlust”. Travel via boat, plane, foot, and yes, even jellyfish to your favorite destination in this eclectic and imaginative exhibition!

  • "I grew up in a great environment for art. My parents had renditions of masterworks around our home and I was encouraged to pursue any creative impulse I had at a young age. My earliest influences were my father and brother. I still remember the day my dad showed me his cartoon drawings he did for his high school newspaper, and the pages of comic book illustrations my brother would create.

    I have worked in the areas of graphic design, silkscreen printing, printmaking, drawing, and painting. All of these processes come into play as I find myself using bold lines, overlaying colors, and mixing up image content; while trying to create an interesting and compelling composition. Whether I am working on an abstract painting or trying to capture the likeness of a portrait I am always using my past art experiences as a guide for trying to create new pieces of art.

    The work presented on this site is an overview of the many themes that run through my thought process. In these works you will find hidden in the layers some nods to anatomy, figurative representations, maybe a little politics or social commentary, and a whole lot of lines, shapes and weirdness. I try not to take my art too seriously and let my creative process be what it wants to be without too much interference from my brain. While I am cognizant of some sort of outcome for my art, I feel it is most successful when I let the work be created in an organic fashion, letting the piece tell me what it wants and when it is time to stop.

    One of the reasons I started to create art is because I was inspired and impressed by the techniques and creative thoughts of the artists I came in contact with. If my pieces inspire others to create art and/or think about what is being portrayed then I will feel that I have done my job." ~JOEMUR

  • This piece will be on exhibit through January 2, 2016 and will be shipped within a week of the exhibition closing date. Shipping costs ($18.95 D / $34.95 I) will automatically be added at the time of checkout for this piece. For a detailed shipping price quote or expedited services, please contact the gallery . If you would like to arrange a gallery pickup, just add PICKUP in the coupon code box when checking out and we will contact you to schedule a time.

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