HUFFINGTON POST: Red Bull Canvas Cooler Project Comes to San Francisco

Posted on Nov 5, 2011
HUFFINGTON POST: Red Bull Canvas Cooler Project Comes to San Francisco

  A project that I worked on a couple of weeks ago- it made the Huffington Post art section. A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to witness art being created in a somewhat orchestral fashion. The hottest names in the Bay Area urban art scene had convened at 941 Geary Gallery painting Red Bull […]

WARHOLIAN: Charmaine Olivia, Handiedan, Craww & Tatiana Suarez open Spoke Art’s September Group Show

Posted on Sep 19, 2011
WARHOLIAN: Charmaine Olivia, Handiedan, Craww & Tatiana Suarez open Spoke Art’s September Group Show

Spoke Art Gallery continues to curate strong shows with a focus on artists that are at the forefront of their peer group. In their latest “September Group Show” curator Ken Harman brought together talent from around the globe, presenting us with strong work from artists Charmaine Olivia, Handiedan, Craww, and Tatiana Suarez. Charmaine Olivia continues […]

HI FRUCTOSE: An Interview with Charmaine Olivia

Posted on Sep 16, 2011
HI FRUCTOSE: An Interview with Charmaine Olivia

  SF based self- taught artist Charmaine Olivia, whose darkly poetic portraits have recently been captivating audiences, will be showing in next month’s group show at Spoke Art opening September 1st. Through the spell of a potent visual language, the female centric works allure with the confrontational poses and sensuous facial expressions of its inhabitants, each work imbued […]

WARHOLIAN: Charmaine Olivia studio visit and artist interview with Aimee Dewing – Photos by Michael Cuffe- Warholian

Posted on Sep 8, 2011
WARHOLIAN: Charmaine Olivia studio visit and artist interview with Aimee Dewing – Photos by Michael Cuffe- Warholian

It was May 31st and as Americans were crawling back to work after the Memorial Day weekend, now with the golden potential of summertime concerts and art shows fluttering just past our fingertips, Charmaine Olivia updates her Facebook status. She writes in her cute and casual tone, “sooo Lady Gaga chose me as one of […]