David Palmer released his latest painting on bullet casings just in time for Independence Day. “American Legacy” juxtaposes the iconic symbol of our liberty against that of which was used to achieve and defend it. It highlights the significance of arms in America, both historically and currently, militarily and individually, for better or worse. This artwork is less of a political statement and more of a dialogue. In reverence to Liberty, it acknowledges the necessity of arms to defend her, while questioning the many military actions waged in her name. It celebrates the individuals’ right to bear arms, as established in the U.S. Constitution, yet mourns the deadly consequences and daily abuses of this right. Liberty and arms, undeniably woven into the fabric of this nation. This is an “American Legacy”.
New works by Canadian artist Martin Beaupré just arrived, including this beauty titled “That the Life is Light”, which glimmers from scores of Swarovski crystals attached to the canvas . Beaupré’s peaceful paintings are full of inspiring symbolism. In this painting, he explains that the monk symbolizes control of one’s life, the Tibetan bowl he is holding…
Laguna Beach Artwalk is this week, March 5th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. We are featuring new works by Martin Beaupre, his newest paintings from his “Journey of Zen” theme. Martin Beaupre will be in attendance.
Artist Martin Beaupré makes his way from Quebec, Canada to Laguna Beach, California in November 2018 for the opening of his new art exhibit: Journey of Zen – Making The Way to Oneself. We will be hosting two receptions: Friday evening, November 16, 6:00 to 9:00 and Saturday afternoon, November 17, 3:00 to 6:00….
Hong Kong, Cuba, San Francisco, Newport Beach and Laguna Beach are the locales Brooke Harker has chosen for this new collection of paintings. Click here to see all available works by Brooke. “Spirit Ride” (Hong Kong) 40×52 inch ink, acrylic oil on canvas
Lu Martin’s newest miniature oil paintings (3×3 inches) are so cute, so charming. At $40 to $50 each (including easel) they a make the perfect gift of art for friends, loved-ones, co-workers, and yourself.
First Thursdays Artwalk of Laguna Beach Sept. 5th 6PM to 9PM As the summer comes to an end and the crowds vacate our charming Laguna village, the art scene is in full swing. For this month’s Artwalk, we are excited to have our newest artist, Khalid Alkaaby, at the easel to demonstrate his figurative painting…