Mr. Alvaro Amejeiras is a painter and sculptor that produces 3-dimensional paintings (masks and small sculptures). The paintings have a sculptural quality that gives them a rugged surface and are later painted with vibrant acrylic colors.
Mr. Amejeiras is 62 years old and started working in the the art world at the young age of 7. He comes from a family with a long line of artists specialized in visual, classic and impressionist art. He has art scholarships from Spain, France and Italy and currently lives in New York City. His exclusive designs are for anyone that wants something personal, fresh and different.
Alvaro Amejeiras es un pintor y escultor que crea pinturas y mascaras tridimencionales. Las pinturas tienen un trabajo previo en escultura que les da una superficie rugosa y son ultimamente pintadas con vibrantes colores acrilicos .
Alvaro tiene 62 anos y comenzo a trabajar en el mundo del arte a la edad de 7 anos. Es parte de una familia con una larga linea de artistas especializada en arte visual , clasico e impresionista . Ha estado en escuelas de arte en Espana, Francia e Italia y en estos momentos vive en New York City . Sus disenos exclusivos son para aquellas personas que quieren algo pesonal , nuevo y diferente.
Art Hash Interview
Monday, June 28, 2010
Artist Interview: ALVARO AMEJEIRAS
What is your name: ALVARO AMEJEIRAS
Do you have a formal art education or are you a self taught artist: art scholarships from Spain, France and Italy What is the style of your pieces: visual, classic and impressionist art What is the medium in which you work: acrilic paint and canvas board What started you on your path as an artist: my father was a painter too What is one of the most important things that art has brought to your life: life , planty of it !!!! What is your favorite genre of art besides the one you work in: masks and small sculptures Do you have art showings, and if so what are they typically like: I was working for 18 years with a art diller Do you have a certain set of clothes you make art in: canvas ,
What has been the most frustrating part of being an artist? stop working What is your favorite sandwich of all time: club sandwich Has this year brought about any changes in your work, and if so what are they: no , my styl is very european Who is your favorite artist alive or dead: Leonardo da Vinci What is the most moving piece of artwork that you have seen in person: Moises ( MIGUEL ANGEL) Do you have any animals, and what do they think of your work: NO Do you have any upcoming exhibitions you would like to share with us: HUDSON GUILD GALLERY (AUGUST)