Hector Jones: November Artist of the Month, North Shore

November 16, 2017 By admin

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”}}]]