Abel is stoked to present his latest artist series skateboards with Sector 9, featuring new graphics for their popular bamboo line. These are now available at fine board shops around the world. View the entire new line on our Sector 9 Client Page HERE.
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 [...]
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 [...]
Robb Havassy has done it again and is releasing Surf Story 2 this weekend. It's gonna be a massive art party if you can make it out. I'm honored to have my art and story included in the second edition of this iconic project. You can purchase this limited edition book at www.surfstoryproject.com
As part of the new PNW Artist line from Moment Surf Co. in Pacific City, OR, I was asked to create something that represented a favorite moment as a surfer in the PNW. This sealion poking it's head out of the water is just that. When one pops up right next to you with that classic goofy smirk, you can't help but laugh at them. It might be kind of a [...]
Come celebrate with us a Life Is A Wave! A fundraising event for SaveTheWaves.org. As Artist Ambassador, this is my second year designing the event and poster artwork for LIAW. WHAT: Life Is A Wave, Fund-rager for Save The Waves Coalition WHEN: Saturday, June 11th, 2016 WHERE: Mezzanine SF - San Francisco, California Purchase tickets HERE You can also grab 12"x18" signed posters with event artwork in our store for only $20 right HERE
Stoked to be featured in the April 2016 issue of DEEP magazine. Check it out HERE.
Stoked to be asked to create the artwork for the Life is a Wave event again this year. Big green wave, sunset over the SF skyline, celebrating the 10th Anniversay of this annual fundraising event for Save The Waves. G Love and Special Sauce are playing this year and there is word around the campfire I may be live painting at the event (No Promises!) If you are in the SF area [...]
Here's the new 12"x18" poster I created for the World Surf Reserve - Gold Coast in Australia. Gold Coast is the 8th Reserve worldwide and was dedicated on March 8th, 2016. Posters available for $20 at SaveTheWaves.org. Or get the whole set of 5 for a discount. You purchase helps Save The Waves protect valuable coastlines and communities around the world. Check it out HERE.
ERIK ABEL LAUNCHES WORLD SURF RESERVE PRINTS TO BENEFIT SAVE THE WAVES Artist Erik Abel has designed a series of prints featuring famed global surf breaks to benefit coastal conservation nonprofit Save The Waves. Abel, who is an Artist Ambassador for Save The Waves, designed a series of prints commemorating the four most recent World Surf Reserves that Save The Waves has protected through their programs. Each print features [...]