Erik Gonzalez

Erik Gonzalez was born in 1984 in Omaha, Nebraska, and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. He holds a Master’s Degree in Painting and Printmaking from the Yale University School of Art and a Bachelor’s Degree in Painting and Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts. www.erikgonzalez.com

Captain America

Het Beeld 8 november 2012

Captain America Painting (2012) (balloon, water, acrylic paint, plexiglas, 15.2  x 15.2 x 5.1)   In general, my work doesn't address politics explicitly (via subject-matter), but it does (I hope) address politics implicitly. In terms of visual art, I am more interested in what it feels like to be politically powerless rather than an analysis […]