My work is a system, capable of change and transformation, grounded by rules but mysterious within these guidelines. Like an urban system I am inspired by forms and meanings that are rearranged, mutated, altered, redistributed, metamorphosed, and restructured in my paintings. My work is co
Demtrio Braceros is the creator of Cayuga Park, a sculpture garden in the Excelsior neighborhood, in San Francisco. Braceros emigrated from the Philippines in 1973, and began working as a groundskeeper for San Francisco Parks and Recreation. In 1986, he was assigned to Cayuga Park, an overgrown fi
Remedios Varo was born in Angles, Spain, in 1908 and traveled when young with her father throughout Spain and North Africa. She acquired an early interest in mathematics, mechanical drawing, and fantastic locomotive vehicles from her father, a hydraulic engineer.
Later in Barcelona she met the Surr
[The listed city is where Tanguy died]
Tanguy was born in Paris, France, the son of a retired navy captain. His parents were both of Breton origin. After his father's death in 1908, his mother moved back to her native Locronan, Finistère, and he ended up spending much of his youth living with var