Wolfgang Bloch

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. Wolfgang Bloch Untitled No. 1062-15 Oil and wax on wood panel, 2015 16 x 14 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $2,800 Starting bid: $1,400 Wolfgang Bloch was born and raised in Guayaquil, Ecuador, where he discovered surfing and, in the process, the secluded coastline that still serves as his source of inspiration. Bloch's work has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the world and widely published in books and magazines. He and his work are the subject of Wolfgang … [Read more...]

Maria Dudley Kowalski

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. Maria Dudley Kowalski Ortega Highway Oil on canvas, 2010 16 x 20 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $1,400 Starting bid: $700 Minimum bid increment: $100 About the artist Maria Dudley Kowalski was born and raised in the Midwest. During her undergraduate years, she lived abroad in Florence, Italy, where she studied European art. In 2008 she received an MFA in painting from Laguna College of Art and Design. Recently Maria and her husband, fellow artist Jason Kowalski, and young … [Read more...]

Peter Zokosky

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. Peter Zokosky James Earl Oil on panel, 2014 21 1/2 x 17 inches Courtesy of the artist and Koplin Del Rio Gallery Value: $4,000 Starting bid: $1,500 >> Click here for artist's website. Peter Zokosky lives and works in Long Beach. He earned his BA from the University of California in Riverside and his MFA from Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles. In his art he continually returns to the basic format of portraiture, typically selecting subjects of a certain strangeness and … [Read more...]

Eric Zener

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. Eric Zener Endless Summer Mixed media, 2015 30 x 40 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $10,000 Live Auction >> Click here for artist's website Bodies in water are among the recurrent motifs of Eric Zener’s art, along with figures enveloped in bedsheets or walking tightropes. Though self-taught, he is technically sophisticated, making photorealistic oil paintings as well as photograph-based mixed media pieces such as Endless Summer. He associates the state of being under … [Read more...]

Brian Wills

BRIAN WILLs: At Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA, USA

. Brian Wills Untitled (Intersections #1) Oil, single strand rayon thread, and basswood on wood, 2014 12 x 12 inches Courtesy of the artist and Quint Gallery Value: $3,000 Starting bid: $1,500 Minimum bid increment: $300 Brian Wills Untitled (Intersections #2) Oil, single strand rayon thread, and basswood on wood, 2014 12 x 12 inches Courtesy of the artist and Quint Gallery Value: $3,000 Starting bid: $1,500 Minimum bid increment: $300 About the artist Los … [Read more...]

Roger Weik

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. Roger Weik Black Lapis Emulsion and oxide pigments on substrate, 2012 30 x 24 inches Courtesy of the artist and Baker Sponder Gallery Value: $5,000 Starting bid: $2,500 Executive Director's Pick "Paintings that occupy the ambiguous territory between abstraction and nature are particularly enjoyable to me. Is Roger Weik’s painting about this luscious, iridescent material in its own right, or the forms from nature that it might suggest to us? Probably both. The title refers to a … [Read more...]

June Wayne

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  June Wayne She is All States and All Princes, from the John Donne series Lithograph, from the edition of 24, Artist's proof, 1957 25 1/4 x 18 3/4 inches Courtesy of Tobey C. Moss Value: $2,800 Buy it Now: $1,400 June Wayne (1918-2011) was a key figure in the history of American printmaking. Born in Chicago, she settled in Los Angeles and in 1948 began to make lithographs at the print workshop of Lynton Kistler. At her own Tamarind Lithography Workshop, which she founded in … [Read more...]

Richard Turner

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. Richard Turner Diptych Digital print, 1999 37 x 29 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $350 Starting bid: $175 Minimum bid increment: $25 About the artist Richard Turner is a Professor Emeritus of Chapman University, where he taught contemporary Asian art history and studio art, and curated over seventy exhibitions as the director of the university’s Guggenheim Gallery.  Turner has lived in Vietnam and in Taiwan, where he studied Chinese painting and language, and in Jaipur, … [Read more...]

Victor Raphael and Clayton Spada

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. Victor Raphael and Clayton Spada Gilded Cell 2 Pigment inks with gold and silver leafing, on watercolor paper, 2012 21 x 15 inches Courtesy of the artists Value: $3,500 BUY IT NOW: $1,750 Call Sarah Strozza at 949.494.8971 x219. About the artists Victor Raphael works in a wide range of media spanning painting, photography, filmmaking, printmaking, and digital technology. He creates complex images that challenge conventional views of time and space. In 1996 Raphael’s work was … [Read more...]

Arnaldo Pomodoro

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. Arnaldo Pomodoro Untitled (Grid) Color lithograph, from the edition of 60, 1968 25 1/2 x 20 inches Courtesy of Tobey C. Moss Gallery Value: $900 Starting bid: $450 Minimum bid increment: $50 , ,  Arnaldo Pomodoro Untitled (Silver Tubes) Color lithograph, 1968 25 ½ x 20 inches Courtesy of Tobey C. Moss Gallery Value: $1,400 Starting bid: $700 Minimum bid increment: $100 About the artist Arnaldo Pomodoro was born in 1926, in Morciano, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, and … [Read more...]