Thursday, July 23, 2009

Feast / 饗

Feast / 饗

Feast / 饗
12"x12"
Cel-Vinyl Acrylic on Wood
2009
Available*

This original piece will be exhibiting at this Event: Planet Illogica Extravaganza and Art Exhibition - A "SuperHero" group show, fiine art, live music presented by Planet Illogica. This is one of the events planned during Comic-Con in San Diego, curated by Mark Murphy.

Time: Friday : JULY 24, 6:30PM – 12:30 AM

Location: Wonderhaus : 1441 L Street San Diego CA 92101 (A few blocks away from San Diego Comic-Con convention hall)

For more information, a facebook invitation with details here.

Feast / 饗 (SuperHero Exhibition)
The ironic "SuperHero" I created was inspired by an asian folk figure - Maneki Neko, which is wildly known as "The Fortune Cat".

Feast (detail)
close-up

close-up

close-up

Friday, July 17, 2009

Finally! My Kokeshi in the VIEW

If you haven't seen this...

Kokeshi: MiNT by Jeni Yang @ JANM July 11- October 4, 2009
View it LARGE

MiNT, Custom art kokeshi by Jeni Yang, US
Polymer Clay, Cel-vinyl Acrylic, 8"H
2009
Sold*

My custom Kokeshi for this exhibition - Kokeshi: From Folk Art to Art Toy open now through October at the Japanese American National Museum in Downtown L.A. A collaboration with the Los Angeles Toy, Doll and Amusements Museum (LATDA). Please come check out the beautiful Kokeshi installation and support the museums and Art!

Close-up detail:
Kokeshi: MiNT close-up

Kokeshi: MiNT close-up

Kokeshi: MiNT

I didn't get to take many pictures at the preview night, but here are some: Kokeshi Preview Opening.

A photo set of making this Kokeshi Sculpture HERE.

Kokeshi Invite:
From Folk Art To Art Toy (July 11- October 4, 2009)

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Harmony (Pango & Pomkuri)

Another new illustration I worked on in June, that is displayed with Nelumbo at a lovely gallery in Venice.
Harmony {Pango & Pomkuri}

Framed:
Harmony {Pango & Pomkuri} (framed)
Harmony {Pango & Pomkuri}
14"x11" Cel-Vinyl Acrylic on Wood
20"x16.5" Framed
Available*

Nelumbo (framed)
Nelumbo
11"x14" Cel-Vinyl Acrylic on Wood
15.5"x18" Framed
Sold*

For purchasing the artwork above, please contact:
C.A.V.E. GALLERY (Center for Audio & Visual Expression)
address: 507 Rose Avenue, Venice CA 90291
phone: (310) 428 6387
email: cavegallery@gmail.com

Detail (click for the large view):
Harmony {Pango & Pomkuri} (detail)
In Progress Snaps:
Working Snap

Working Snap

Random Pomkuri and Pango Tea Time

Thursday, July 02, 2009

Nelumbo

One of 2 illustration paintings worked in May/June for a gallery exhibition this month. Took me enough time of daydreaming and patience on the details (as always). I also have found my favorite music of the year.

Nelumbo
Nelumbo
11"x14" Cel-Vinyl Acrylic on Wood
15.5"x18" Framed
$550

Contact:
C.A.V.E. GALLERY (Center for Audio & Visual Expression)
address: 507 Rose Avenue, Venice CA 90291
phone: (310) 428 6387
email: cavegallery@gmail.com

Nelumbo in gold pigments (detail)
Nelumbo in gold pigments (detail)

Lines

Working Snap 9