Alberto Almarza Mixed Media Painting "Planetary Events III," 2021
Alberto J. Almarza (Chile/Pennsylvania, 20th/21st century)
Planetary Events III, 2021
Mixed media painting including watercolor paint, ink, and adhered debris on paper
Monogrammed “A.A.” and dated to the lower right and to the verso of frame
Artist name and title inscribed to the verso of frame
Almarza is a Chilean artist and fine art teacher based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 2005, he received a Communication Design degree from Carnegie Mellon and minored in fine art and photography. Although Almarza was trained in conventional art methods, he favors experimental and invented media. In 2009, he organized and directed the Pittsburgh Visionary Arts Festival. Almarza has exhibited nationally.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- slight buckling to painting and paper within the frame; small gap at the upper right corner between the bars of frame; minor scratching, scuffing, and accretions to frame.
- measurements of frame; sight measures 11.75" W x 11.75" H.