The time has come of one more year to go at different schools and be part of this year CALA / Childsplay project about Celia Cruz, amazing singer, dancer, women and human being. Here is my piece that I create as a sample for my students, we'll be creating 10 different pieces; the students are 3rd & 4rd graders and also juniors from high school. I'll post some pieces when we finish. Thank...
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.
May 5 - 30, 2017 Herberger Theater Art Gallery
[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.
May 5 - 30, 2017 at Herberger Theater Gallery Experience the vibrant colors of this artist's new works inspired by Balcell's Mexican Heritage.
Experience the vibrant colors of this artist’s new works inspired by Balcells Mexican Heritage. May 5 - 2017 Herberger Gallery
After a trip of 3 weeks in Mexico I always come back inspired by its beauty, colors, food, people, places and history; all these experiences influence my work and now I'm creating new pieces for my next solo exhibit that is called "Spectacular Tones in the Essence of all" that I will include different techniques and new approach on the way a express my art. I'll be posting the new pieces at th...
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...
It's been a great week painting the mural on 1930 E. Apache Blvd. in Tempe and I very grateful of being selected for this project. I really enjoy when the people walk by and say they like what I'm doing. Thanks City of Tempe!