Luis Sanchez

Born: Mexico City, May 25th 1968

Resides: Los Angeles, CA

Education: Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA; Academy of Realist Art, Seattle, WA

Selected Exhibitions

2017

Azul Gallery - Summer Soiree-Fundraiser - San Pedro, CA - group exhibition

HuZ Gallery - "Looking in, Looking out" - San Pedro, CA - solo exhibition

Pac Arts Gallery - Art Tank - San Pedro, CA - group exhibition

2016

Pac Arts Gallery - Nu Landscape, framed prints - solo exhibition

Premio Bugatti Prize - Finalist. 2-year traveling show thru Italy - traveling exhibit

2015

Evan Lurie Gallery - LA Art Show, Art Fair - Los Angeles, CA

Evan Lurie Gallery - ARTEXPO, Art Fair, New York, NY

2014

Evan Lurie Gallery - Art Basel Art Fair, Red Dot - Miami, FL

Private sculpture unveiling - Los Angeles, CA

2013

Evan Lurie Gallery - Scope. Art Basel Art Fair - Miami, FL

Evan Lurie Gallery - Hamptons Art Fair - Hampton, NJ

Evan Lurie Gallery - NY Affordable Art Fair - New York, NY,
(view invitation)

Evan Lurie Gallery - Miami International, Miami, FL

2012

Royal West Academy - Natural, Unnatural, Bristol, UK - Int’l exhibit
(view invitation)

Evan Lure Gallery - NY Affordable Art Fair, New York, NY - art fair

Create Fixate - I Art You, Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition
(view invitation)

Evan Lurie Gallery - Miami International, Miami, FL

Evan Lurie Gallery - Palm Beach Art Fair, Palm Beach, FL - art fair

2011

Create Fixate - Eleven X eleven, art fundraiser, LA, CA - art donation

Evan Lurie Gallery - Art Basel Red Dot Art Fair, Miami, FL - art Fair

Art Share - Hispanic Heritage Month, LA, CA - group exhibition
(view invitation)

Terrell Moore Gallery - Portraits of the fallen memorial - presentation

The Factory Gallery - Fabrik magazine Int’l art competition - group exhibition Winners

The Factory Gallery - Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition

Evan Lurie Gallery - Of an Early Manner, Carmel, IN - group exhibition
(view invitation)

2010

Lois Lambert Gallery - Warriors, Santa Monica, CA - solo exhibition
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Hive Gallery - Master Blasters of Sculpture - group exhibition

Wanderlust Festival - North Lake Tahoe, CA - group exhibition

Lightning in a Bottle - Art Festival, Santa Barbara, CA - group exhibition

2009

Dialect Gallery - Grand Opening - group exhibition

2008

Lightning in a Bottle - Art Festival, Santa Barbara, CA - group exhibition

Glass Garage Gallery - Lucent Dossier art show - group exhibition
(view invitation)

2007

Lurie Gallery - Grand Opening, Indianapolis, IN - group exhibition

Red Dot Gallery - Wreckage Redemption, LA, CA - group exhibition
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Andrea Schwartz Gallery - Summer in South Park2, SF, CA - group exhibition
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Lighting in a Bottle - Weekend Event, Santa Barbara, CA - group exhibition

Roq La Rue Gallery - New Works, Seattle WA - group exhibition

2006

MJ Higgins Gallery - Figure it out!, Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition
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Soho Gallery - Abstracts, Studio City, CA - solo exhibition

Lurie Galleries - New Works, Miami, FL - group exhibition

Studio E Gallery - Abstracts, Palm Beach gardens, FL - group exhibition

2005

Bettcher Gallery - Material Whirled, Miami, FL - solo exhibition
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LA Shanti - Aids Art Auction, Los Angeles, CA - auction/benefit

Transport Gallery - Flesh Machines, Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition
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David Lawrence Gallery - Urban Dwellings, Beverly Hills, CA - solo exhibition
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LA Convention Center - Latin Business Assoc. Expo, LA, CA - solo exhibition

Museum of Crafts &Folk Art - Tar Fest 2005 Festival, Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition
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Studio E Gallery - Abstracts, Palm Beach Gardens, FL - group exhibition

2004

Glass Garage Gallery - Surface tension, W. Hollywood, CA - solo exhibition
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Transport Gallery - x1 , Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition
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Soho Gallery - Abstracts, Studio City, CA - group exhibition

World Fashion Awards - Private Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA - group exhibition

Lurie Fine Art Gallery - New Works, Boca Raton, FL - solo exhibition

2003

Atelier 31 Gallery - Urban Burn, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
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Glass Garage Gallery - Exotica, Erotica, W. Hollywood, CA - group exhibition
(view invitation)

Studio E Gallery - Abstracts, Jupiter, FL - solo exhibition

Soho Gallery - Crossing Boundaries, Studio City, CA - group exhibition

Hangar 1018 - The MAX group show,Los Angeles, CA - group exhibit
(view invitation)

2002

Glass Garage Gallery - Foreign Figures, W. Hollywood, CA - solo exhibition
(view invitation)

Atelier 31 Gallery - Abstract Works, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
(view invitation)

Studio E Gallery - Ancient Future, Jupiter, FL - group exhibition

Bellevue Art Museum - Auction, best of show, Bellevue, WA - auction/benefit

2001

Atelier 31 Gallery - Creating Myth from Mud, Kirkland WA - solo exhibition
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Atelier 31 Gallery - Birds-Invitational, Kirkland, WA - group exhibition
In conjunction with Bellevue Art Museum
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Bellevue Art Museum - Auction, best of show, Bellevue, WA - auction/benefit

Fiesta Latina Art Auction - Auction, Westin Hotel, Seattle, WA - auction/benefit

Port Angeles Fine Arts Cntr - Figure Northwest, Port Angeles, WA - group exhibition
(view invitation)

2000

Atelier 31 Gallery - At a Glimse, Kirkland, WA - solo exhibition

Fifth Season Gallery - A Glimpse, Tracy, CA - solo exhibition
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Belevue Art Museum - Auction, Bellevue, WA - auction/benefit

1999

Atelier 31 Gallery - Sculptures & boxes, Kirkland, WA - group exhibition

Garden’s & Sunspaces - Shadowboxes, Duvall, WA - group exhibition

New York Int’l Film Festival - New Works, Madison Square Garden, NY - solo exhibition
(view invitation)

1998

King County Gallery - New Works, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
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Tule Gallery - Ancient Future, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
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NW Folk Life Festival - Los Colores, Seattle, WA - group exhibition

1997

Galeria Coqui - Post Industrial, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
(view invitation)

Agora Gallery - Metamorphosis, New York, NY - group exhibition
(view invitation)

1996

Spazzo - private exhibition, Bellevue, WA - solo exhibition - funded by Windemere Real Estate

Garden’s & Sunspaces - Shadowboxes, Duvall, WA - group exhibition
(view invitation)

Nido - Eclectic Works, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
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Found Objects - Cajas Majicas, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
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Frank & Dunya - Cajas, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition
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1995

Veritables - New Works, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition

San Marino Gallery - Medieval Collection, Bellevue, WA - solo exhibition

Les Arts - New Works, Los Angeles, CA - solo exhibition

1994

Ethan Harrington Studios - Private Exhibition, Seattle, WA - group exhibition

Nido - Retablos, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition

Found Objects - Icons, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition

1993

Fast Forward - New Works, Seattle, WA - solo exhibition - three consecutive sold out shows

Commissions

2017

Charlie Puzzo, Burbank, CA - Mural outside music studio

2016

City of Los Angeles Mural - "Soulful Melody" 100' x 20' mural - Warner Grand Theater, San Pedro, CA

Art's Table Restaurant Mural - "Art & Margo" 15' x 6' mural - Santa Monica, CA

San Pedro Waterfront Arts District - Utility box painted

2013

Nate Seubert, Glendale, CA - "Amongst our Realm" - Living room piece

Sharon Franklin, Highland Park, CA - "El Absinthe" - Living Room piece

Ashley Wolf,Hollywood, CA - "Se Concentrer sur les oiseaux" - Living Room piece

2012

Jeff & Lisa Probst, Los Angeles, CA - "The Congregation of kindred spirits" - Main dining room

2007

Shawn Ebra, Los Angeles, CA - Residential - Family portrait

Carol Salsbury, Kona, Hawaii - Residential - Living Room piece

2006

Sebastian Taheri, Los Angeles, CA - Residential - Sister as subject

John Gableman, Lincoln, KS - Residential - Living room piece

Chrisopher Blue, Seattle, WA - CD cover commissioned

2005

Tom Zdon, Miami, FL - Residential-Master Bedroom piece

Lucia De Garcia, Los Angeles, CA - Book cover commissioned

Mark DiPaola, Venice, CA - Residential - Master bedroom piece

Lori Burnett, Everett, WA - Residential - Father as subject

2004

Mark Hughes, San Francisco, CA - Residential - Living Room piece

Rachel Schindler, London, UK - Residential - Living Room piece

Edwina Hull, Los Angeles, CA - Residential - Living Room piece

Stacy Kovats, Kirkland, WA - Residential - herself as subject

2003

Lori Burnett, Lake Stevens, WA - Residential - Kids as subjects

2002

Kids N’ Us, Everett, WA - Commercial - 15 murals for learning school. Commissioned by Lori Burnett

2001

Garth Macleod, Kirkland, WA - Residential - Parents as subjects

2000

Kids N’ Us, Everett, WA - Commercial - 10 murals for learning school. Commissioned by Lori Burnett

Melody Potter, San Francisco, CA - Residential - Living Room piece

1999

Garth Macleod, Kirkland, WA - Residential - Master bedroom piece

Lori Burnett, Everett, WA - Residential - son’s bedroom murals

Kids N’ Us, Woodinville, WA - Commercial - 13 murals for learning school. Commissioned by Lori Burnett

1998

Richard Tait, Bainbridge Island, WA - Residential - Bedroom piece for wife

1997

Café Infinito, Bellevue, WA - Commercial - Murals and painting for Bistro

Hal & Francoise Kerry, Seattle, WA - Residential - Living room piece/sculpture