Friends with Karma, Pro Arts Gallery

Two paintings from the [I Am] Series, “[I Am] Barcelona” and “[I Am] Energy” are part of of a wonderful exhibit juried by the artists participating in the exhibit at Pro Arts Gallery in Oakland opening this Friday night for Art Murmur. Pro Arts Gallery 150 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA Selections by Peer… Read more »

Hand in Hand, Art for Diabetes

30 days + 3 paintings + your support of Diabetes Hands Foundation = ART as a catalyst for healing and raising awareness! You might not know about this about me, but for the past years an important part of my life has revolved around Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF), a great non-profit I co-founded with my… Read more »

Persona2: Envisioning the Self – Re-envisioning Portraiture

New Work by Andreina Davila and Maritza Ruiz-Kim Curated by Toni Gentilli RECEPTION: Aug. 9th, 6pm – 9 pm August 9th through September 14th, 2014 The Compound Studio Artists Gallery – Oakland, CA   Artists Andreina Davila and Maritza Ruiz-Kim explore individuals’ self-representation and collective cultural identity. By using innovative interpretations of portraiture, they simultaneously… Read more »

“Spores” for Auction at Art for AIDS

I am very happy to announce that one of my favorite botanINK pieces, “Spores” is one of the 170 pieces to be auctioned at the fabulous Art for AIDS event held at City View at Metreon in San Francisco on Friday, September 19, 5:30 to 10:00 pm Art for AIDS, a juried live and silent auction, is San Francisco’s premier… Read more »

Art, Fashion, Party, Oh my… Chillin’ Productions Anniversary is this Saturday!

Chillin’ Productions is celebrating its 15th anniversary this coming Saturday, with an art party that goes from 8pm to 2am! 200 Visual Artist, 80 fashion designers, live painting, video installations, Live Music and more, together celebrating the vibrant independent art community in the Bay Area. Founder and owner of Wonderland SF, Irene Hernandez-Feiks  on WHY this is… Read more »

Compoundaganza! (Annual Studio Artist Group Show)

Compoundaganza! is a wonderful show full of art from the artists at my studio, The Compound. Showcasing a wide range of styles, interest, and media, the art at Compoundaganza portrays the diversity of our community. Featuring the work of: Alexis Babayan, Amira Hankin, Crystal Morey, David Fullarton, David Six, Jeanne Lorenz, Kat Kazlauskas, Katherine Mac El hiney, Kyle Lypka,… Read more »