Jack R. Mesa
Oakland, California

Jack R. Mesa is a drummer and artist from Oakland, California. As a synesthete, his work explores the relationship between visual art and sound. Jack innately sees the two as being interrelated, and strives to depict the joy of music in visual terms. The result is unique, contemplative, and striking artwork, providing viewers a look into Jack’s “hidden” sense.
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Discover Original Art by Jack R. Mesa | 140 Sounds acrylic painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery

140 Sounds
48" x 67" , acrylic painting
$4,050

30 SOUNDS
29" x 24" , acrylic painting
$1,000

200 Sounds
48" x 96" , acrylic painting
$4,925


63 Sounds
44" x 32" , acrylic painting
$1,775

Weather Poem 6
52" x 52" , mixed media artwork
$3,975

Version 2
50" x 50" , mixed media artwork
$3,175


Tonight We Sleep on Separate Internets
50" x 46" , mixed media artwork
$2,750

An Idiot Fell Off A Balcony
50" x 50" , mixed media artwork
$3,575

Weather Poem 2
36" x 48" , mixed media artwork
$3,975


Weather Poem 3
36" x 30" , mixed media artwork
$3,750

Weather Poem 5
36" x 30" , mixed media artwork
$3,650

Weather Poem 4
36" x 30" , mixed media artwork
$3,550


Tokyo
30" x 48" , other media
$4,250

Go That Way
36" x 30" , mixed media artwork
$3,650

Go That Way (Insistent)
30" x 72" , mixed media artwork
$5,225


I Am a Boring Person #3
36" x 30" , other media
$3,350

I Haven't Felt Lucky in a Long Time #3
36" x 30" , other media
$3,350

Some Weather
48" x 36" , mixed media artwork
$4,525


Full Spectrum Suburban House Fire #4
48" x 36" , mixed media artwork
$4,450

Full Spectrum Suburban House Fire #5
36" x 30" , mixed media artwork
$3,350

I Haven't Felt Lucky in a Long Time
36" x 30" , mixed media artwork
$3,350


Double Dream
50" x 96" , mixed media artwork
$5,750

At Home in a Memory (Sound Synthesis)
39" x 87" , mixed media artwork
$5,425


Spectral Slicing (Defraction Grating)
28" x 21" , mixed media artwork
$2,050

Untitled (color frequency=variable of sound frequency II)
39" x 70" , mixed media artwork
$4,050

Untitled (color frequency=variable of sound frequency)
38" x 70" , mixed media artwork
$4,025


100 Sounds (IV)
48" x 48" , mixed media artwork
$2,050

100 Sounds (II)
48" x 48" , mixed media artwork
$1,775

Three White Noise Walls
48" x 96" , mixed media artwork
$5,725


Telephone Hiss
18" x 12" , mixed media artwork
$575

5776 Sounds
48" x 48" , mixed media artwork
$2,075

THREE SOUNDS SWEEPING A BURNT LANDSCAPE
48" x 48" , mixed media artwork
$2,075


ISOLATED TONES
80" x 80" , other media
$1,175

BODY SONG
20" x 16" , acrylic painting
$475

Desired Sound (John Cage)
24" x 36" , oil painting
$775


Artist and Customer Comments


S Mathi 1/2/2015 | 2:05 AM

Excellent work

commentsNew Water (Sound Synthesis (C on D (Poem Painting)))
krnhersh 11/11/2014 | 5:11 AM

wow!!!! so cool... amazing way to express yourself-- love it!!! k

comments100 Sounds (IV)
A Martin 11/17/2013 | 3:21 PM

This is amazing and awesome. Excellent work!

UGALLERY 9/16/2011 | 4:52 PM

Meet James, our resident synesthete, and learn more about his work at the Ugallery blog: http://ugallery.com/blog/post/Artist-in-Focus-James-Cordas.aspx

Ladybug 5/24/2010 | 4:10 PM

I asolutely LOVE THIS!!!