Corazon del Mar metal print by Ricardo Chavez-Mendez. Bring your artwork to life with the stylish lines and added depth of a metal print. Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 1/16" thick aluminum. The aluminum sheet is offset from the wall by a 3/4" thick wooden frame which is attached to the back. The high gloss of the aluminum sheet complements the rich colors of any image to produce stunning results.
Throughout his career and in search of a unique style he can call his own, Ricardo has experimented with a play on color, form and imagery. Just as... more
Throughout his career and in search of a unique style he can call his own, Ricardo has experimented with a play on color, form and imagery. Just as the style Cubism or Cubismo displays several aspects of the same object simultaneously by fragmenting the form, Ricardo does the opposite. He manipulates curves by depicting a path of a continuously moving point. His technique uses layering of transparent color by superimposing warm tones and cool tones (and vice versa) to create an optical blend. Concave shapes morph effortlessly into convex forms to create a soothing flow of energy. The idea came to a realization from observing lava lamps with the flow of the wax gently floating in suspended animation.
Licensing available. Please contact ORO Fine Art Gallery directly by email.
About Ricardo Chavez-Mendez
ALL IMAGES ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROTECTED UNDER COPYRIGHT. ALL VIOLATORS WILL BE PROSECUTED. ANY MERCHANDISE ON ANY WEBSITE OTHER THAN FINE ART AMERICA ARE NOT AUTHORIZED BY THE ARTIST AND ARE IN VIOLATION OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT. FOR LICENSING QUESTIONS OR TO OBTAIN LICENSING RIGHTS, PLEASE CONTACT ORO FINE ART GALLERY BY EMAIL OR TELEPHONE.
Born in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico, self-taught artist, Ricardo Chavez-Mendez moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico at the age of 28. The use of the airbrush for detail in his earlier work has earned him the nickname, "Dali of the Desert," by Airbrush Action Magazine, an apt comparison which he relishes. Ricardo is truly an extraordinary artist. Currently he is introducing the art form "Curvismo" or...