TOMORROW NIGHT Thursday 8th March I will be part of "F.Empowerement: female empowerement through art for International Women's Day" event doing live painting from 5PM at @coastguardstudio in Southsea- I will also have some prints available for sale with 50% going to a good cause. Come say hola! 😊👍
I'm quite excited to be painting a mural at the very first Meeting of Styles in Canary Islands, which will be in happening at the beginning of June in the Gran Canary. Best way to start the summer painting festivals!
I am quite excited that my practice and artwork will be part of the talk "Mural Art Development: Mexico, Japan, Australia" this Saturday at the Saitama Museum of Modern Art in Japan > 埼玉県立近代美術館
I was interviewed by Australian lecturer Zara Papp (Associate Professor of Saitama University) on regards my artwork, specially my mural work and my links of Mexico-Austraila during these years, as part of the Diego Rivera exhibition at the MOMAS in Saitama Japan. Keep doing what you love and Universe will open the doors for you ;)
MORE INFO about the exhibition:
Saitama Prefectural Museum of Modern Art and winter exhibitions will be held at the opening of the 35th Anniversary exhibition of " Diego Rivera."
Diego Rivera (1886-1957) is an artist representing Mexico in the 20th century. In The 1920 s after the Mexican Revolution, Rivera became a representative of the "Mexican mural movement" in order to convey the thought to the common people, and gathered the world's attention. On the other hand, there are excellent works in portraits and manners and customs.
In this exhibition with the National Art Institute (Miron), the Nagoya City Museum of art and the work of the owners of Japan in Japan, and from the early years of his life, he was able to work with him at the same time. He also introduces the attraction of the modern art of Mexico.
Some of the highlights are about 70 pieces of work and materials from home Mexico! In addition to the full cooperation of Mexico, the National Art Institute (Miron), he also exhibits the works and materials of the major artists of the same period. He also introduced the works and materials of Japanese-style painters who had been involved with Rivera. It's a very wide display.
A variety of related events are held together with " Mexico Starting with a lecture at the National Academy of arts, the university of Saitama University, the university of Saitama University, and the " Museum of art " and the " Museum of art " and " the 20th century art ", The most popular "Museum concert" is performed at the basement center hall.
It also has a donation to the earthquake. The Press has gotten smaller and smaller, but I'd appreciate it if you would help us.
In the world of modern art, Saitama Prefecture, please devote yourself to the world!"
I'M SO PROUD of being part of this amazing project organised in the Guildhall in Portsmouth, IL. I have painted a mural piece for Feed Hot Dog Co. at the Ice SKATE & Moguls Alpine Bar Portsmouth in Guildhall, alongside local artist @fark
Be in with a chance of winning a piece of it by entering our fundraiser raffle, funding shipments of life-saving food to Yemen 👉www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/street-food-chalet
Please check more info about the project and follow them here.
This weekend I will be part of 'Created in Portsmouth' Open Studios Art Trail in Portsmouth, UK. My studio is in Southsea so feel free to check the guide for location and the rest of the artist here.
I'll have some street-art, painting, printmaking, art prints, originals, commissions, murals to check out.
I have been invited to paint for the Street Grammart Festival in Grammichele, Sicily, Italy next week, organised by Magmatica Cultural Hub. Very excited to see the Hexagon shape city, eat some awesome food and talk italian! Cannot wait ;) - G
SO EXCITED to participate in my first UK's Street-Art Festival! :) Got invited to be part of this awesome line-up in Black burn, Lancashire, England. It will be a whole week of mural painting, come along if you are around. More info here.
I will be showing 6 pieces at this year 'Street-art Festival Exhibition' at Surface Gallery in Nottingham, England. It looks like it will be a really good show with artwork in the whole wall so if you are around go and check it out ;)
24th June - 15th July
Launch Party: Friday 23rd June, 18:00 - 22:00 - More info here.
I have been invited to another exhibition in Mexico, this time for FUTURA gallery in Morelia, Michoacan. This is probably the best gallery in the area focusing in Street-art and contemporary.
The line-up looks really impressive and there is some really good Mexican talent there and the gallery itself is beautiful as well. Exhibition will happen this 3th of July, more info in their facebook here. Come along if you are close ;) You won't regret it!
I will have a piece in an exhibition in Mexico City with great illustrators & artists. The theme are legends and myths occurred in Mexico before and after The Conquest, with the objective of promoting and restore the stories of our culture.
Check all info in the facebook event.
VERY EXCITED! I have been invited to participate in this years Meeting of Styles in DENMARK. I will be part of the 30 artists that will be painting at Ringsted, 40 min from Copenhagen in the warm-up event 'Kings of Provence'. May 13-14, for more info go to their page here. See you soon Denmark!
I got invited to participate at this year's CONSTRUCTO Street-art Festival in Mexico City. This year location was at the UNAM University (Facultad de Ciencias Politicas y Sociales).
It was quite an honour as the UNAM is the first and most important university of Latinoamerica. I also got invited to give a talk with other artists about art and the profession. You can check out my mural here.
I'm very happy to share I have been selected to be part of this year's Ciudad Mural in Monterrey, MEXICO. Is one of the best Street-Art festivals that links the community with the artists. Thanks to Colectivo Tomate for organising, can't wait!
For anyone in Cornwall, UK: This Saturday is the opening of Porthmeor Print Workshop exhibition in St Ives, where I have a couple of prints. Feel free to come by.
LISTEN EVERYONE! I am doing an special print release of my "Niña Frida" to celebrate the Frida Kahlo exhibition atm in Australia! Only a small selective run of 30 high quality art prints, 42x59cm, signed and numbered, free postage for only $150. E-mail me to order at gloria(at)goyatorres.com :);) Gracias!
I GOT AWESOME NEWS! I have been selected to be part of this year's Feminem Graffiti and Street-Art Festival in Tlaxcala, Mexico. So excited to be painting a wall in my home country! See you there Oct-Nov! :)
As you know, I recently moved to St Ives, Cornwall in the United Kingdom. I have manage to get into my first exhibition in Torquay: "Other peoples faces", a portrait group exhibition at Artizan Gallery. Come to the opening night on 14th June. Exhibition runs until the 24th. The gallery will be having other cool events around portrait painting. More details here.
Last week I received the great news that I was a Finalist in the 1st Borrowed Wall Art Prize organised by Liverpool City Library (Sydney, Australia). I was quite happy to see some familiar faces in the finals :)
They will unveil the winner mural on 14th April. Come check out the event if you are in the area, more info here.