Hello 2014 group show

This week I will have sci-fi inspired artwork at D Structure in San Francisco. The show is curated by Shayna Yasuhara founder of Paint Pens Collective. If you in the SF Area Check it out!

Here’s my selective pieces:
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“Cosmos” by Cristina Natsuko Paulos 12″x 12″, acrylic paint, watercolor and graphite dust on paper

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“Star Stuff”, by Cristina Natsuko Paulos 12″x 12″, acrylic paint, watercolor and graphite dust on paper

More information Please check out the facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/639475416114760/651496428245992/?notif_t=like

Located D Structure in San Francisco

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Photo Credit: http://instagram.com/shaynaface

More Press about the show here:
http://io9.com/cracked-out-star-wars-and-superhero-art-on-display-ton-1494086697
http://www.yaylablog.com/paint-pens-collective-hello-2014

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Greeting from Las Vegas Project

Greetings from Las Vegas

I’m working on a project for Gateway Motel’s “Greetings from Las Vegas”. My project is creating a new set of drawings and video animation themes of love room/ horror room. I don’t want to reveal too much. I want it to be a surprise for the event next weekend. Hope to see you all there!

Drawing Paint and Dye on recycled paper

Drawing Paint and Dye on recycled paper

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Rough Animation test

 

Drawing. 2013

Drawing. 2013

Flower Studies

Flower Studies of the backyard full of California night shade and Hawaiian Plumerias. I used watercolor and Dr. Martin dyes to create a soft and dramatic look.

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Coming Soon, Freak Show 04/28 Saturday

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I will have pieces at WWA GALLERY next month. I will have a few pieces from a series I call, “FRAGMENTS”

“Frigments” (figment+fragment)

Frigment 4: Smoke and Mirrors, oil painting (acrylic paint under-painting) on wood
 Please check out the facebook envite for more information:

Link to the Facebook event page:

https://www.facebook.com/events/255680214526733/

More about the gallery here:

Wonderful World of Animation

www.AnimationArtGallery.com

WWA gallery

www.WWAgallery.com

9517 Culver Blvd

Culver City,  CA 90232

.default magazine, issue #13

‎I’m featured in .default magazine, Issue # 13

.default, a magazine of design, art, culture, fashion and music. .default aims to bring together artists from different fields to build an effective platform in the rapidly growing Internet world. Available in English and Turkish, free of charge, at www.defaultmagazine.com , with articles each month featuring new artists and a wide variety of topics.

There is an Artist feature of my mirror twin work, please check out pages 82-89 for the interview.


An ironic world of cartoons

This emerging artist is all about her drawings,. default proudly presents Cristina Paulos, the rising star of the art world with illustrations and animations that will drag you deep into the semi-dark, semi-colorful yet always infinity world of imagination and much more.

-Buğu Melis Çağlayan, default magazine issue #13

Invention of Style, part 1

Mirror-Twins Imagery

In my work, I focus on drawing the pureness of mark-making (the act of drawing). I use a minimalist style,intuitively driven by pure emotion. I usually work very slowly and carefully, but at any given point I will work in very fast burst of energy. removing lines and carefully choosing which lines should be seen in the finished pieces. I erase and cover my work in many layers.

The drawings are intuitively driven by pure emotion. I can work very slowly and careful, but any given point I will often work in fast burst of energy.


 

“The Act of Remembering, Part One”, 16″ x 20″, Watercolour, Sumi Ink, Dye, Wine and Graphite on Archival Watercolour Paper, 2010

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