Mark the date and time: Saturday, March the 7th at 6pm. The reception for Caia Koopman’s new solo show Chromatic Erratics will take place at Spoke Art gallery on 816 Sutter St., San Francisco, CA. If you’re in the San Francisco Bay Area, this is great excuse to go to the city on Saturday night […]
On the heels of the successful Figments show (displayed at Distinction Gallery Oct. 2014) comes Caia’s latest endeavor: Chromatic Erratics. Set to Open March 7th and run through March 28th at Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco! We don’t have a ton of details yet, but, while the format for this show is rumored to […]
What do raw fish and Caia’s art have in common?? Well, they’re both delicious, albeit in different way to the senses. They are also both available for viewing and purchase at Akira Sushi in Santa Cruz, CA. One of them is available for immediate consumption (the sushi of course) and it looks pretty darn tasty! […]
As a nod from the cool folks over at Inked Magazine, they’ve added a few of Caia’s pieces to their website. Click over to take a look at some of the artwork that inspired Inked Magazine… and while you’re at it, take a look around their awesome website!
Figments, nine months in the making, Caia’s most recent works are finished and on display at Distinction Gallery in Escondido, CA. 45 paintings in all, this is an incredible series of paintings showcasing all the detail, color and style that make her work so unique. Permeated with underlying themes of the modern world’s faltering stewardship […]
Always up for some slinky disco fun, Caia jumped right in when she got the opportunity to create a piece for the funky French “robots” for the Daft Punk show with her friends at the Gauntlet Gallery. The original painting, Daft Pink, is 20″ x 24″ acrylic on wood panel and available at the Gauntlet Gallery May 31st. […]
While most of us know Caia for the catchy pop surrealism which she imparts so eloquently from brush to canvas in her paintings, we sometimes forget her early out look was shaped by the action sports culture in which she grew up. Many of you know that Caia is an avid snowboarder and sometime’s skateboarder […]
There’s a new little hot spot off 41st st in Santa Cruz, a newly restored building is now a row of cool shops, a Brewery with yummy tapas n beers and Vanity Salon. The lovely and fabulous Miss Erin Davidson, who’s been a well know stylist for many years here in Santa Cruz, is now […]
Caia makes a rare appearance on the blog to talk about why doing Monk was so special for her… I really enjoyed the opportunity to express my concern for rapidly disappearing and critically endangered species in my painting “Monk” for PangeaSeed. My painting portrays the critically endangered Hawaiian Monk seal while the female character symbolizes […]
It’s always nice when art inspires, no? In this case, Caia’s art on Rossignol skis and boards inspired a nice article about traditional ski companies using cool new graphics from artist like Caia on their equipment.