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Reggie Mace
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My Bio
Current Residence: Walla Walla, Washington
Favourite genre of music: You can never have just one.
Favourite photographer: Kevin Malella, Clementine Dwayh, colddanfeettan, George Hurrel, Helmut Newton
Favourite style of art: Surreal-portraiture, minimalist furniture, texture, fashion photo, Pop Art, comics/graphic novels
Operating System: OSX
MP3 player of choice: My record player. Not very mobile, but it kicks your NomadiPod hiney!
Shell of choice: leather
Wallpaper of choice: Wallpaper is cool when it is on a wall and made of paper.
Skin of choice: Callous finger tips. Can't play blues without 'em.
Favourite cartoon character: The Amazing Screw On Head
Personal Quote: VADE ET AMPLIVS IAM NOLI PECCARE

Favourite Visual Artist
Dali, K. O'Neal, Frazetta, Mignola, Mancini, F. L. L. Wright, Gaudi, Francis Bacon, Calatrava
Favourite Movies
Science of Sleep
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Yeah Yeah Yeahs, NIN, Wolf Parade, Dave Bazaan, Led Zeppelin, RHCP, QOTSA, Dandy Warhols, Bjork,
Favourite Writers
A. Moore, Beck, Asimov, H.G.Wells, B. Gibbard, D. Bazaan, J. K. Rowling, M. Bulgakov, T. Pratchett
Favourite Games
Super Mario World
Favourite Gaming Platform
NES and SNES are tied.
Tools of the Trade
acrylic mediums, oils, ink, fabrics, spray paint, 120mm, refuse
Other Interests
Music, homebrewing, cheese, vinyl, books, vodka, single malt, everything below

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Three weeks ago I took a trip to Kirkland and Seattle, WA. My trip had a two-fold agenda: first, scout galleries and meet people involved with the art scene in the Puget sound area, and second, spend some time with my good friends Stephanie, Michael, Matt, and Meredith. Michael White and I think a lot about art and about life. We have many times travelled different paths concerning these topics, but more often than not our roads intersect and we learn a great deal from the sharing of intellect. I had unfortunate timing for gallery hunting as it was two days before the monthly First Thursday event and everyone was either taking down a show o

Let me know what you think...

Let me know what you think...

...of this statement concerning my most recent works. Why portraiture and why like this? Portraits have essentially the longest history in art yet they are often overlooked in contemporary art circles as a valid form of fine art, meaning art with purpose beyond representation. Great portrait artists of the 20th century, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, and Francis Bacon to name a few, reinvented the concept of portraying a person in view of its traditional function. Warhol used the public's consumption of celebrity lives as a motivation for choosing the medium of screen-printing, until then seen as a purely commercial process. Picasso and Bacon,

Initium Familiarium

Initium Familiarium

The beginning has begun! I have finished five new pieces and am hanging them at Preston Winery's 2nd Street salon in Walla Walla, WA tomorrow morning. I learned a lot over the course of their birth. In a couple of days I will start working on the second phase of my tour de mystique. My hanging date for the next batch just got moved forward about two weeks so I must start sweating and bleeding once more. I've posted the first five of these "familiars", so please tell me what you think of them and ask questions and sling your mud. Ciao, ~R

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valtek04Professional General Artist
A BRILLIANT ARTIST! you had very wonderful gallery... :headbang:
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hey! i like your gallery very much!
I m just became a deviant and i don t know nothing about photography jet. i m lerning ofcourse.
your pictures are great!!
sorry about my english, i cant talk it very good, I m from Croatia
HoddieStudent Digital Artist
thank you for adding Dragon Kin [link] to yor favourites :)
luv the gallery, very original!