You Are Invited: Gregg Chadwick- A Retrospective Look - Sat, March 18, 2017

by Gregg Chadwick   I am excited to invite you to a special look at my paintings and monotypes at the Santa Monica Art Studios on March 18, 2017 from 12-5 pm as part of the 11th Annual Santa Monica Airport Artwalk.   Featuring from my 2004 solo exhibition in San Francisco and an overview of my artwork from 1999-2017, my studio will be a time capsule for one day.  Many of the artworks on view have been loaned from private collections and are rarely on public view. In addition, a... [more]
Posted by Gregg Chadwick on 3/14

Mark-Making: Trento Night

by Gregg Chadwick   Far from the haze of Milan, stars glimmer in the clear night sky over Trento. The city hums on this sultry night.  Trento at night is like a Fellini film: an otherworldly beauty tinged with memory. An elegant woman in a black slip of a dress slides by silently. Only the sound of the water flowing from Neptune's fountain can be heard. The actress Francesca Neri was born in Trento. Perhaps she is the siren gliding by us?  Much of Italy often feels like a movie... [more]
Posted by Gregg Chadwick on 2/15

You Are Invited- Jan 28, 2017 1-3pm - Panel Discussion Moderated by Gregg Chadwick - Art In the Time of Trump

  Gregg Chadwick 40”x30” oil on linen  2017     With millions of others, I marched this weekend in the #WomensMarch. Our crowd in Los Angeles numbered around 750,000. The Future Is Woke is the first in a series of paintings exploring this time of change.   Artists often use their creations as a sort of reflecting device that mirrors and focuses the viewers attention on social and political change.  As Marvin Gaye sang so poignantly- “What’s going on.”   As we... [more]
Posted by Gregg Chadwick on 1/25

Thank You President Obama

  Gregg Chadwick "A Walk With Obama: January 20, 2017" 18"x24" oil on linen 2017 #art #POTUS #beauty #change #hope   Rain covers the Los Angeles basin this morning as President Obama leaves office. I want to take a moment to thank you, Barack Obama, for 8 years of hard work and commitment to affordable health care for all, LGBTQ equality, transgender rights, environmental protections, and so much more. Today and tomorrow and forever, I honor Barack Obama who led this... [more]
Posted by Gregg Chadwick on 1/20

Tonight! - Please Join Me as I Open My Studio at the 12th Anniversary of the Santa Monica Art Studios

  Gregg Chadwick8"x8" oil on canvas 2016   At the Santa Monica Art Studios, I am part of a community of artists - driven to create, share knowledge and experience, and help the community at large.  This weekend, I would be honored to have you join the long list of visitors to my studio #15 at the Santa Monica Art Studios.   Saturday, October 8 from 6-9pm  Sunday, October 9 from 1-5pm   3026 Airport Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA... [more]
Posted by Gregg Chadwick on 10/8/16