Commissioned for NASA’s: A National Tribute to Sally Ride

Sally Ride Portrait from GottaBeMinkya on Vimeo. Ari’s work Displayed in Sally Ride Tribute Video – Narrated by Tom Brokaw Ari was commissioned by Weber Shandwick on behalf of ExxonMobil and Sally Ride Science to create a portrait of Dr. Sally Ride.  The painting was completed in under 24 hours as a camera crew recorded his.. read more →

04 Jun 2013
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Trendsetter on Catalog Cover

“Trendsetter” was displayed on the cover of over 55,000 Newton Community Education catalog’s. Newton Community Ed (NCE) is a self-sustaining arm of the Newton Public Schools that provides high quality educational, social, cultural, spiritual, and vocational programs to adults and children regardless of residence. read more →

01 Sep 2012
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Collaboration with the ICA

The Boston ICA (Institute of Contemporary Art) invited me to teach a workshop to its current members explaining the style and technique of the famous street artist Swoon. The description of the workshop can be found on the ICA website and is shown below. (Swoon, Anthropocene Extinction, 2011. Cut-paper and wheatpaste) Swoon-Inspired Workshop As Described on the.. read more →

17 Mar 2012
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Featured in Abstraks Magazine

I was featured in Abstraks, on online magazine focused on exposing and promoting talented artists that may have slipped under your radar. Abstraks showcases artists which possess a powerful attitude and an interesting perspective. read more →

01 Sep 2011
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Work Displayed at MFA Opening

My work was chosen to be shown digitally at the opening of the new Art of the America’s wing at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. The Art of America wing is home to 53 galleries featuring the Art of the Americas, from the Pre-Columbian era through the third quarter of the twentieth century… read more →

19 Nov 2010
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Commissioned for Mural Project

I was commissioned to do a mural for the private dining club, Townhouse, located in the Met Bar on the corner of Newbury and Dartmouth Streets. The mural, a soliloquy of words and images is meant to evoke a sense of elitism and mystery. I was fortunate to have a great team on this project,.. read more →

16 Nov 2010
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