It's been a honor as always to work in a collaborative mural with Free Arts of Arizona and bring the arts to many places and have an artistic experience. Thank you Free Arts for the opportunity.
Thank you to all the staff at Kyrene del Norte for having me on this amazing artist in residence experience making murals with the students.
[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gizxQYNHqRQ[/embed] May 5 -30, 2017 @ Herberger Theater Gallery, Phoenix, AZ. Experience the vibrant colors of this artist's new works inspired by Balcell's Mexican Heritage.
The Cultural Arts Coalition's 2017 Exhibit @ ASU West Campus, Fletcher Library. There would be a community and student reception at 9:30 - 12:30pm, Feb 10th. This exhibition compares and contrasts how ancient and traditional visual arts which reflect how these society's values, ideas and beliefs also inspire contemporary art designs and civil dialogue! Curator Judy Butzine, MSW
May 5 - 30, 2017 at Herberger Theater Gallery Experience the vibrant colors of this artist's new works inspired by Balcell's Mexican Heritage.
This piece was created with the intention to express my love to the ancient Mexican Cultures, to take care and preserve the site. This one is special because represents the Culture from my state of Jalisco that is called Tradicion Teuchitlan. The site is called Guachimontones that means round pyramids
Very well done 2nd & 3rd grades from Espiritu, Machan and Encanto School. Thank you Childsplay and CALA for another great year.
On behalf of Knox Gifted Academy students, administration and Art Masterpiece Board I would like to thank you for the beautiful mural which you created for our school. We are proudly displaying it in our library. Breathtaking! Thank you Oliverio Balcells!
The concept and design express the history of the building and the relationship of farming in the area. As water and sun give life in nature, the water flows around the image supported by the sun in the middle. These give birth to date palms, which is a reference to date production and Tempe’s government date palm farm. These also give birth to cotton which was grown in the area in the 1910s...
Color Gives Life by Oliverio Balcells In Flux Cycle 6 – 1930 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ The concept and design express the history of the building and the relationship of farming in the area. As water and sun give life in nature, the water flows around the image supported by the sun in the middle. These give birth to date palms, which is a reference to date production and Tempe’s gover...
Have a wonderful time working with the students on the history of Glendale and create this mural at Desert Rose Steakhouse on a Free Arts day, where our team of 10 students were the leaders of 150 kids that were taking turns to paint the mural. I want to say thank you to everybody that was involved, Emma & Pete thanks a lot for your support!
Oliverio Balcells is back by popular demand to lead Xico's next Arte y Vino! Come to Xico Thursday, September 17th, 6-9pm to create your own unique painting of a hummingbird while learning the story based on the oral tradition of how the hummingbird got its authentic iridescent colors, its wind levity and its strong will power. Workshop is $60 per person and includes all supplies, wine, and ...