I'm so grateful and excited to start this public art with the City of Tempe where I'll create a mosaic technique from my design called "In Harmony with You" that will be located at Wilson & 9th St in Wilson Arts and Garden District in Downtown Tempe. I'll keep you posted with the process.
Hello everyone, these are the dates for the 2019 Bilingual Art Painting Classes! Reserve your spot at 602.301.4384
This is a sample of what we'll be working at Phoenix Art Museum with the series with the participants of Free Arts.
Finishing paintings and a lot of details for my annual Balcells Open Studio.
I'm grateful for all the amazing things that I have in my life / Agradecido por todo lo que tengo a mi alrededor
I would like to give thanks for all the people who came and visited me yesterday at the market, and special thanks for those new art collectors that support local art, I'm grateful for that. Here are the days where I'll be selling my art: Oct 21 and 28 at 6st Market in Tempe, and Nov 3 and 4 at Desert Botanical Garden for Dia de Muertos Festival
If you missed the opening, this is a great opportunity to learn about the inspirations, techniques and stories behind the exhibit with artist Oliverio Balcells in a personal guided visit to the Gallery.
In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Gallery of Chandler Center of the Arts is proud to present the art of Diana Calderon and Oliverio Balcells. Both artists create imagery inspired by Mexican history, heritage, nature, culture, and personal migration, which takes visitors on a visual trip across the border into a country rich with tradition. Experience the historical colors, pa...
36 x 36 acrylic on canvas ready for the exhibit Ida y Vuelta at Chandler Center for the Arts - Sep 8th
How wonderful it is to find you with a sketch of an idea at its indicated moment when you are ready to paint it. Mayahuel, the spirit of the goddess of the maguey or agave that represents fertility and life. This piece is dedicated to all women we know or have known who deserve our respect and great admiration. Grannies, mothers, sisters, daughters, friends, mothers-in-law, sisters-in-law among...
I'm honored to continue with my series of lectures at Xico Arte y Cultura with the Thursday Lecture of Ancient Mexican Art & Philosophy, here are the next dates: April 26, May 17, June 21, July 19 and August 23 at 7:00pm
Exploring the island in the pacific was an amazing experience of color and nature that inspired me to start a new series called The Hawaiian Experience where I'll be exploring and experiment on pieces based on my favorite photographs from the trip. This painting is called Natural Beauty and is a 30" x 40 acrylic on canvas and it's the first piece of this new series. I'll be posting the next pi...