Iron Men: Men work and build the ribs of the earth. Luis L Lopez
About The Artist
Luis L Lopez' Self Portrait "It's All About Me", Oil on canvas, 2018
Luis L Lopez' love of culture and respect for history, combined with his dedication to fine arts for over 40 years, has led to many commissioned paintings, murals, and sculptures.
He is able to transfer his vast production of work to 3D structures for public and environmental art that Lopez creates to enlighten and share his experience with humanity.
Lopez' work can be found in private collections, institutions, universities and in various publications.
"I am always on the move! I avoid remaining in a niche and constantly incorporate new life lessons and experiences into my work.
just like the modern world around me is changing, the world within me evolves.
This is why I constantly find myself absorbing, exploring and re-evaluating different events in my life.
I chronicle the memories and interpretations of my journey through life."
-Luis L Lopez
His images fulfill and entice the imagination using materials that are ecologically-friendly to embrace the environment. He improves his skills to create a language that is understandable with the hopes of leaving a legacy for future generations.
Lopez emigrated from Mexico to Texas in the early 70's and became a United States citizen. He apprenticed with established San Antonio artists and sculptors and acquired a reputation as a fine artist.
With success, he built his iconic art studio in San Antonio,
"La Casa Rosa". Lopez continues to produce and exhibit his powerful artwork and captures the interest of art enthusiasts and collectors worldwide.
Lopez created the Tobin Hill Arts Alliance and initiated the 2nd Friday "Art on the Hill" art walk in San Antonio, a grass roots effort. Under his supervision, various venues and galleries displayed art and sculptures from over 600 local artists. His efforts have resulted in attracting attention to the historic community and revitalizing the neighborhood.