Jason Astorquia
Vallejo, California

Jason Astorquia recognizes that money is important to the way we think, act, and relate to one another. His “Impressions” series is made up of abstract paintings that are created using the impressions of pennies. Like the mark of consumption on society, Jason repetitively brands his canvases with the mark of physical money. There is a Pop Art element to the work in its bold primary colors, geometric sense of design, and conceptual meaning. His work is as close as you may get to hanging actual money on your wall, a concept that Andy Warhol introduced and played with in his own work. It is evident that there is a lot of planning and precision that goes into each piece. The compositions are like binary code, repeating forms in organized rows to create one large cluster of information. The work is very different up close and from far away. Viewed up close, you can see the layers of texture left by each impression. Each penny has left behind a variable amount of information and color, creating a surface full of uniform irregularities.
Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Venti acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Venti
24" x 38" , acrylic painting
$2,925

Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Trickle Down acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Trickle Down
40" x 56" , acrylic painting
$5,250

Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Slant acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Slant
24" x 38" , acrylic painting
$2,925


Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Scythe Moon acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Scythe Moon
60" x 72" , acrylic painting
$7,250

Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Isolate acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Isolate
40" x 56" , acrylic painting
$5,250

Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Horizon acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Horizon
60" x 72" , acrylic painting
$7,250


Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Golden Order acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Golden Order
24" x 38" , acrylic painting
$2,925

Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Entropic Blue acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Entropic Blue
30" x 48" , acrylic painting
$3,775

Discover Original Art by Jason Astorquia | Blanched acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Blanched
24" x 38" , acrylic painting
$2,925


Urban
48" x 72" , acrylic painting
$6,300

Caramel Bicarbonate
48" x 54" , acrylic painting
$3,675

RGB
54" x 54" , acrylic painting
$4,525

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