Hector Jones: November Artist of the Month, North Shore

November 16, 2017 By vincent-uribe

Hector Jones has received the honor of being named the North Shore studio’s artist of the month for November! An established member of our community, Hector has a well-established art practice. His portfolio is united by graphite renderings of pop culture figures with expressive faces and soulful eyes. Hector’s work is included in the A is for Artist exhibit at the Ukranian Institute of Modern Art where he has been invited to speak on a panel discussion about the exhibition. He is also a prominent member of the North Shore studio band, Vangogo, regularly contributing his vocal talent and song writing abilities. Without fail, Hector’s bright smile and big heart have a positive impact on our studio community. Here is what his peers had to say about him: “Hector approaches art the same way he approaches everything else, to evoke emotion and make people smile.” –Lexi Krebs “He is amazing. He is such a cool person. He’s a positive character; I love his drawings.” —Ted Gram Boarini[[{“fid”:”408835″,”view_mode”:”default”,”fields”:{“format”:”default”,”field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]”:””,”field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]”:””},”type”:”media”,”link_text”:null,”attributes”:{“height”:366,”width”:652,”class”:”media-element file-default”}}]] “He’s a good guy. His drawings are pretty to see. They make me feel happy.” —Brian Reed“Hector is great artist. I like his drawings.” —Danny Frownfelter[[{“fid”:”408838″,”view_mode”:”default”,”fields”:{“format”:”default”,”field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]”:””,”field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]”:””},”type”:”media”,”link_text”:null,”attributes”:{“height”:366,”width”:652,”class”:”media-element file-default”}}]] “He is silly. He’s a wonderful artist.” —Yordan Yanev “I will say he is extremely clever and savvy with words!” –Cindy Shanker[[{“fid”:”408840″,”view_mode”:”default”,”fields”:{“format”:”default”,”field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]”:””,”field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]”:””},”type”:”media”,”link_text”:null,”attributes”:{“height”:366,”width”:652,”class”:”media-element file-default”}}]]“He has nice art skills and ideas.” —Jack O’Sullivan“He’s nice, funny and a very good artist” —Amanda Gantner[[{“fid”:”408834″,”view_mode”:”default”,”fields”:{“format”:”default”,”field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]”:””,”field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]”:””},”type”:”media”,”link_text”:null,”attributes”:{“height”:366,”width”:652,”class”:”media-element file-default”}}]] “Hector makes art for other people; to make them happy and to make them feel something when they look at his art.” –Cole Fox[[{“fid”:”408842″,”view_mode”:”default”,”fields”:{“format”:”default”,”field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]”:””,”field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]”:””},”type”:”media”,”link_text”:null,”attributes”:{“height”:366,”width”:652,”class”:”media-element file-default”}}]]