Celebrity artist Domingo Zapata hosts the opening event for his new show.
Meet Spanish-American artist Domingo Zapata, considered by many to be an artist to watch, and check out his latest work at the opening event for his new show, “A Nod to Matisse,” at LAB ART Gallery. Zapata, who held his first solo exhibition during the Venice Biennale, is influenced – no surprise - by his love for the work of French artist Henri Matisse. Zapata looks to the Impressionist master while using his familiar mixed media style to pays homage to his great fascination - women. Using a sensual color palette of red, gold, pink, blue and yellow, he creates paintings with a contemporary feel that nonetheless harken to an earlier time.