This spotlight exhibition highlights a single painting by John Yoyogi Fortes. Drawing from multiple sources including Filipino culture, comics, pop culture, and art history, Fortes layers symbols, marks, and text into his multi-dimensional works, including this mixed media from the permanent collection of the Nevada Museum of Art.
John Yoyogi Fortes:
An Eyeful of Nothing A Brain Full of Everything
John Yoyogi Fortes, An Eyeful of Nothing A Brain Full of Everything, 2016. Mixed media, acrylic, charcoal, pencil, enamel pen, glitter, and collage on canvas, 60 x 72 inches. Collection of the Nevada Museum of Art, Gift of the artist and JayJay Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA.