“I have painted since I can remember,
I now understand that this passion for art is the soul
trying to express through colors and strokes.
My inspiration comes from the Fauvist movement.“
John Paul Fauves (born in 1980) is a contemporary Artist from Costa Rica . His artistic journey started at a very young age after he became a student of Joaquin Rodriguez del Paso , one of the most important Costa Rican modern art tutors. John Paul spent 15 years studying and mastering his technique, and only a few years ago he finally started showcasing his work. In less than one year John Paul Fauves got international recognition as an artist and now exhibiting his works worldwide. Only in 2017 Fauves had his solo shows with Guy Hepner in New York city, Meir Gallery in Belgium, was part of Paris Design week in France, group exhibitions in Los Angeles at HOMME gallery and Laurent & Martin gallery, also showcased at Style Fashion week together with JM Art Management.
2017 A Loss of Innocence, Guy Hepner, NYC
2017 "A Loss of Innocence", Meir Art Gallery, Belgium
2016 Ephemeral show, Guy Hepner, NYC
2017 FACES group exhibition by JM Art Management at HOMME Gallery
2017 PIXELS Pre-Basel group exhibition by JM Art Management at Laurent & Martin gallery
2017 Paris Design week
2017 LA Style Fashion week
2017 Shanghai Art Fair
2017 Art Basel Miami