“Study for Parhelia” + Moleskine Project #3 Show

I’m thrilled to be back for the 2nd invite to this show by my good friend Rodrigo Luff who is co-curating the Moleskine Project #3 show with Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco. Last year’s show was a hit, and I ended up selling my pieces from last year, so I’m glad to have something new to show here. This new piece is a study for “Parhelia,” a painting I am planning on working on for an upcoming show. I am excited to work on some new paintings for the Natural Patterns series that I set aside for a while. I am moving into new ways to create the texture to make it more exciting to me and dynamic to the viewer as well. I hope you stay with me as I push these series to evolution.

I took some progress shots along the way. This was pretty much done with Prismacolor Col-Erase pencils and Verithins.

The finished drawing before I sprayed it with GAC100 to seal it.

 A detail of the face.

 Started to paint over it with acrylic. A pretty limited primary palette.

Here is the finished painting. I will get a photo of it framed at the opening reception.

If you are in the SF Bay Area and want to see everyone else’s pieces, come by this Thursday to Spoke Art. The show begins at 6pm and ends at 10pm. Check out the line up!

• Aaron Nagel • Adam Caldwell • Alex R. Kirzhner • Allen Williams • Ana Bagayan • Bradley Platz • Brun Croes • Caitlin Hackett • Casey Weldon • Charles Santoso • Christian MacNevin • Crystal Chan • Cody Miles • Craig Elliot • Craww • David Choong Lee • Edwin Ushiro • Erik Siador • Fredrik Rattzen • Greg Gandy • Henrik Uldalen • Hsiao Ron Chen • Jason Hong • Jaw Cooper • Jeremy Hush • Jeremy Mann • Jessica Hess • Joel Phillips • John Wayshak • John Wentz • Jon Lau • Karla Ortiz • Kate Zambrano • Kemp Remillard • Ken Garduno • Kim Cogan • Laura Bifano • Marco Mazzoni • Marco Nelor • Marguerite Sauvage • Max Dalton • Michael Shapcott • Miles Johnston • NC Winters • Nate Van Dyke • Nicomi Mix Turner • Nimit Malavia • Pat Perry • Patrick Mathews • Peter Chan • Rich Pellegrino • Robert Bowen • Rodrigo Luff • Ryan Lee • Ryan Malley • Sam Wolfe Connelly • Serge Gay Jr. • Sergio Lopez • So Youn Lee • Steve Kim • Tatiana Suarez • Tom Haubrick • Tran Nguyen • Ville Ericsson • Wesley Burt • Zach Montoya • Zach Oldenkamp
There’s got to be at least a handful of folks in here you are a fan of; otherwise, I have no idea how you found me because there are some heavy hitters in there.
Time: December 5th, 2013 6-10pm.

Spoke Art
816 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California 94109
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I will update this post after the show. Hope to see you there.

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About Sergio Lopez

North Bay Area based Fine Artist Sergio Lopez. Oil paintings, gouache paintings, plein air paintings, and charcoal drawings. http://www.themainloop.com

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  1. alex says:

    great work sergio! the palette is strong in this one!!

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