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Hotel Congress: Artwork By Carlos Encinas
November 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - January 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm MST
The Hotel Congress Lobby Gallery presents the artwork of Carlos Encinas. Carlos Encinas is best known for his public art, a picture book, murals, digital art prints and paintings displayed in Tucson, Phoenix and various other locations in the USA. He has worked in a variety of mediums throughout his many years of making art: drawing, painting, illustration, wood, ceramic, steel sculpture, computer art, furniture constructions. He has degrees from the University of Arizona in education and art, and he worked as an educator for 30 years. He has worked with multiple artistic themes such as Chicano art, pop art, southwestern art, political art, children’s illustration and abstract art. His primary influences have been pop artists, Mexican muralists, German Weimar era artists, WPA artists, pop culture and current events. His artwork is available for viewing and purchase in the Hotel Congress lobby from November 27 to January 2. Meet Carlos and see his work at the artist opening reception from 6-8pm, December 2nd.
Hotel Congress, a historic hotel, is home to the award-winning The Cup Café restaurant, famous Club Congress, and beautiful Copper Hall, located in the center of Downtown Tucson’s Historic East End.
For more information call (520) 622-8848 or visit www.hotelcongress.com.