Recent > 2011-2014: man is a monkey, trying to be a tree

Jordan Quintero, Painting, Contemporary Art, Contemporary Figurative Painting, Mythological Art, Surrealist Art, Urban, Organic, Street Art, Trees, Transformation, Visonary Art
Oak Chi
oil on panel
16.5 x 12.5 x 3.5 inches

I take nature as the starting point, but it is the invisible patterns of signification, the stories and colors laid over the archetypal forms, that give my pictures their look, their energy and power and rhythm.

Painting is a very physical activity. The physicality of the paint and painting is important.