artwork

Changarrito with Francisco Godoy

May. 13, 2017

May. 13, 2017 @ 10:00 am May. 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Cover image artwork: (Closeup) Francisco Godoy, Kintsugi, Clay, acrylic, 3″x 7″x3″, 2016

419 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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About the exhibition

Saturday, May 13
12pm – 3pm

Sunday, May 14
12pm – 3pm

Saturday, May 20
12pm – 3pm

Sunday, May 21
12pm – 3pm

Changarrito is an art vending cart, conceptualized by artist Maximo Gonzalez as an alternative pop up art gallery. Faithful to their original, informal spirit, Changarritos exist throughout the world, evolving as forums for the sale of original artwork to the general public, presentation of public programs, special curatorial projects, individual and collective exhibitions.

About the Artist

Francisco Godoy (b. 1979) is an artist and pediatrician, originally from Guatemala. His current body of work is inspired by his medical knowledge, as he explores the shape of the human heart. He uses a variety of mediums including paintings, graphics, collages, and art-objects, through which he hopes to evoke different emotions and experiences from his life.

Artist Statement

“As a doctor, I’ve had the opportunity to help other humans to heal their physical side. Nowadays, I consider art is a complement in my life that allow me helps humans to heal and nourish their souls. Because art wants to be manifested in different ways in our lives, I present a showcase of artworks in different manifestations: paintings, graphics, collages, and art-objects. Currently, inspired in my medical knowledge, I am exploring the human shape on the heart. Trying to represent and evoke different emotions and experiences lived throughout my life, and striving to create unique pieces that have an special meaning in other humans life.”