Artist of the moment…..Anthony Goicolea

Anthony Goicolea was born in Atlanta, Georgia in the year 1971. Goicolea is a great sculptor, draughtsman, and painter. For his artistic education Goicolea attended many schools. Goicolea attended the University of Madrid and the University of Georgia where he earned a bachelors degree in drawing and painting.  Goicolea went on to the Pratt Institute of Art studying sculpture and photography.

The artist enjoys blending figure painting with botanical and floral works.

Goicolea is now based out of New York City.

Works with photography and when he does often manipulates the image. His first show featured his face on the heads of young children’s bodies.

Goicolea is included in many prominent collections including the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the Whitney Museum of Art in New York City, and the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, Illinois.

price range information: Works range from $3,000 to $20,000.

In this clip a brief interview with the artist:

A link to the website of Anthony Goicolea:

http://www.anthonygoicolea.com/

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