Dec. Art Shows in Hawaii

It's that time of year again.  I'll be heading to Hawaii for a string of art shows and live demos. If you can make it out, come have a beer and check out some of my new work. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8TH 11-5PM Aesthetic Hawaii Gallery Waikoloa, HI (Big Island)   SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9TH 3-8PM 12th Annual Surf Art Show Wyland Gallery Haleiwa, HI (Oahu)   SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10TH 1-6PM [...]

2018-04-02T11:37:38+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Categories: Art Shows, New Art, Press|

Stormy Weather Arts Festival Artist

I'm honored to be chosen as the official artist for the 30th Anniversary, Stormy Weather Arts Festival in Cannon Beach, Oregon.  I created the original painting "Break In the Storm" (20x30 on wood), specifically for the festival poster. The original has already sold but is still on display at Archimedes Gallery in Cannon Beach. "The Stormy Weather Arts Festival has been one of the Cannon Beach’s most popular events for over [...]

2018-03-24T15:12:14+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Art Shows, New Art, Press|Tags: , , , , |

2016 Stormy Weather Art Festival

Big Group Art Show opening this Saturday, Nov 5th at Archimedes Gallery in Cannon Beach, OR. Come have a drink with me and enjoy lots of new work from Josh Keyes, David Rice, Chris Austin, Nicole Gustafsson, Ivy Jacobsen and myself. The whole town celebrates the Stormy Weather Art Festival so there's all kinds of things to check out.

Surf’s Up Art Show July 8th

Attention Bay area folks, I've got a bunch of new paintings going on display Friday, July 8th in Danville.  Should be a good show. WHAT: "Surf's Up" Art Exhibition featuring artists: Erik Abel, Matt Beard, Bleen Photography, Clay Campbell, Shawn Griggs, Jeffrey Hemming, Yeshe Jackson, KTO, Llewellyn Ludlow, Kelly Mumford, Maia Negre, Jimbo Phillips, Mary Shisler, Frank Walsh, Kevin Walsh. WHEN: July 8th - August 18th.  Opening Reception July [...]

Vagabonde Festival – Bordeaux, France

I'm stoked to be included in the Vagabonde Festival for the third year in a row.  Although I won't be able to make it in person this year, I'll have 7 new original paintings on wood on display at the event. WHAT: Festival Vagabonde -- Surf Art and Culture Festival WHEN: June 8-12th, 2016 WHERE: Halle Des Chartrons, Bordeaux, France Other featured artists are: Pauline Beugniot, Jay Alders, John [...]

2016-06-06T17:23:37+00:00 June 6th, 2016|Categories: Art Shows, Videos|Tags: , , |

10th Annual Surf Art Show

I'll have a bunch of new original paintings as well as my new Limited Edition prints on wood at this years Annual Surf Art Show at Wyland Gallery, Haleiwa, HI. on the North Shore of Oahu.  Unfortunately I won't be able to make it in person this year. Sad face.  Check it out if you happen to be there... and drink a Mai Tai for me. WHAT: 10th Annual Surf [...]

2015-11-24T15:55:58+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Categories: Art Shows|Tags: , , , , , |

Archimedes Gallery: Stormy Weather Show

We'd like to welcome our newest gallery, Archimedes in Cannon Beach, Oregon.  They will be displaying the first of our new Limited Edition prints on wood that have not been officially released yet.  We also dropped off a ton of matted prints... a few one-of-a-kinds in the mix too.  This weekend is the Stormy Weather Show for a group of Cannon Beach galleries.  Hop on down there if you are [...]

2015-11-06T14:32:12+00:00 November 6th, 2015|Categories: Art Shows|Tags: , , , , |

Festival Vagabonde: Bordeaux, France

WHAT: Festival Vagabonde:  Surf Art Festival WHEN: July 3-7, 2015 WHERE: Halle des Chartrons, Bordeaux, France Super stoked to be a part of the Festival Vagabonde again this year.  I won't be there, but will have some very unique matted triangle matted prints, a few small mixed media originals and a limited run festival tshirt with my art featured. Check out the Festival Vagabond Facebook Page for up-to-date info.

Ocean Awareness Art Show – May 16th, North Shore

OCEAN AWARENESS ART PROGRAM - EMPLOYING ART TO EDUCATE YOUTH AND FOSTER ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVISM The Abel Arts Collective is partnering with environmental nonprofits Sustainable Coastlines HI and PangeaSeed to create an art & environmental curriculum for a group of local North Shore Elementary kids. Led by local art teacher Laura Couto, we will engage a group of kids in an after school group for 8 weeks, fostering activism and encouraging expression of environmental issues through a series [...]

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