# SOMOS] Statement

An un-opinionated visual tale of our existence. What do we do to make sense of our existence? We see and explain things through our own perspective, making up (or deciding) our own version of what is real. ¿Quienes SOMOS? (Who are we?) With #SOMOS I want take a stab at tackling big philosophical questions about… Read more »

November Events

I love November! With December approaching and fall being so beautiful, it is always a really busy time of the year.  I have four events going on. Here is a list (which may grow soon) of what is happening, where, and when.   [I Am] Series  Imagining Time, Gathering Memory: Día de los Muertos 2013 … Read more »

“[I Am] My Memories”, An Immersive Installation up at Somarts Cultural Center Day of the Dead Exhibit

[Soy] Mis Memorias is an immersive installation by Andreina Davila that touches on issues of personal identity and the fear of Memory Loss. The piece questions the notion that we become the compound of memories we collect (and remember) in the course of our lives.  Part of  “Imagining Time, Gathering Memory: Día de los Muertos… Read more »

“Compass” an Exhibition Curated by Amy Grimm at the Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (OCCCA)

I am proud to be part of COMPASS, an exhibition curated by Amy Grimm at the Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (OCCCA) exploring on issues related to gender, race, religion, sexuality, politics, science, technology, psychology, etc. Located in the metropolitan L.A. Area, opening Saturday October 5, 6-10 p.m. and running through November 16. [I Am],… Read more »

Flow + Transformation @ Crome Architecture. Cartoon Messenger performing live, featuring Charlie Prowler

Art, Music, and Wine!    I am proud to announce an eclectic exhibition presenting my 3 current series displayed together all through the breathtaking offices of Crome Architecture in San Rafael, Marin County. Join us in celebrating San Rafael’s Art Walk with a casual presentation of paintings and prints showing the “flow + transformation” my artwork… Read more »

Oxide is up at Laguna Beach this September!

Part of the Group show “Small Works – Big Talent” at Las Laguna Gallery one of my latest BotanINK paintings Oxide is showing up at Laguna Beach, CA this month. Works include mixed media, oil and acrylic paintings, drawings, ink, graphite, glass, and pastels. Hundreds of images were submitted and we have selected artists displaying BIG TALENT.… Read more »

“Scouting Oakland” and “Return to the Art of Craft” Exhibits are closing up next Sunday!

There are two wonderful shows closing up next weekend at The Compound Gallery and Studios! “Scouting Oakland” “is a celebration of our unparalleled local surroundings.  Explore Oakland through the eyes of 20+ local artists who have captured an element of Oakland from their point of view.  Make sure you bring your smart phone and load… Read more »

BotanINK Show @ Berkeley Ironworks

For the month of August, I am happy to be showing my work at our local climbing gym (that I should use more). For me, it is fascinating to see the place art takes when it is not in a gallery/museum setting. In a gym, especially where everybody is so active and busy… Everything mingles,… Read more »