Art & Dreams: Things that fly

Dreams project a reality through a dimension of sub-conscious images, experiences, and vibrations. The art of dreams depict movement. The dream has out-of-body movement, sometimes pleasant, sometimes daunting, sometimes real. In my dreams, I travel through realms that are purely imaginary, yet quietly familiar. My movement is aided by the wind high above the places…

Soiree # 7 October 22.

Sunday October 23 is Open Studio Sale Soiree # 7 is in the planning stage Soiree #7 is in the planning stage. We will announce the artists participating in the event soon. See Soiree # 6 https://larryjortega.com/soirees/ We invite you to visit us on Sunday October 23rd at 11:30 AM for our fall Open Studio…

“Surrender”

“Surrender”

Desert Spirituality I am fascinated by religions, especially Native American religion and culture. Shamans and healers, speak about the meaning of engagements with the animal spirits. These holy men say that a hawk is often a messenger from Angels, Devas and the Divine. I muse that the found objects embedded within my work are like…

My art explains my life. My life explains my art

My art explains my life. My life explains my art

How do you explain your art? So what kind of art do you make? Explaining your art using the written language can be daunting. Describing it helps, but it is only skin deep. The process of creating the work is another layer and story. Emotion and ethos lays down another layer in my work. For…

Ethereal Encounters

Ethereal Encounters

The spiritual nature of the desert is found in the land, water, and atmosphere. During my time in the studio, I work to create that spiritual nature in my work. An example is in a new assemblage of organic and geometrical forms cast with rare earth minerals. Light and color are embedded within each layer….

Soirees

Soirees

March 2022 -Thank you all who attended Soiree # 6 Invitation only private art-centric event in Sunnyslope, AZ Soirees are art-centric events staged at our studio/home. Much like a gallery opening night, we showcase our latest work. However, we expanded our indoor and outdoor display areas. As a result, we have space for a group…