PLAY MUSIC (GARY-MORRIS-LAGOS DISCO MACHINE)

Oakland | RVCA x ATHENGALLERY

Athen B Gallery made a great blog post / recap about my mural with them
check it out here:

http://www.athenbgallery.com/blog/2016/rickyleegordon/athenb/rvca


Phoenix Mural

THROUGH THE REFLECTION OF YOUR BEAUTY I AM BEAUTIFUL. WE ARE BEAUTIFUL

Phoenix Arizona 2016

We are beautiful through nature,with nature,because of nature,we are nature

We are that what we are destroying
More images in murals section here: http://www.freddysam.com/murals/through-the-reflection-of-your-beauty-i-am-beautiful-we-are-beautiful/



Santo Domingo Residency

I was lucky to be given an apartment with studio for a month in Santo Domingo Dominican Republic where I worked on a series of new paintings


FALLEN
Oil on canvas
2016
120 x 120cm


Memory
Oil on canvas
2016
90 x 130cm


Our thoughts make the world and follow us like a shadow
Oil on canvas
2016
100 x 100cm


The further we go the closer we get

After Artesano festival in Nagua I headed to Rio San Juan (where they hosted the festival last year)
I stayed for a few days and and whilst there painted this piece on the beach


Art for Amnesty exhibition in New Orleans

WE ARE THE WAVES IN THIS OCEAN

3 x 4M canvas for ‪#‎art4rights‬ Art for Amnesty US exhibition in New Orleans With 12 artists raising awareness for 12 human rights violation cases around the world

More images and info here:
http://www.freddysam.com/murals/we-are-the-waves-in-this-ocean/


Artesano Project - Nagua, Dominican Republic 2015

OCEANA POETA |
| POETA OCEANA
Artesano Project - Nagua, Dominican Republic 2015
http://artesanoproject.com


This mural is a continuation of a series of paintings exploring interconnectedness and nonduality.
The wave knows it is the ocean and the ocean knows it is the wave.

The image on the right of the wall is a photo of the Atlantic Ocean taken here in Nagua and the image on the left is a photo of the Atlantic Ocean taken in Cape Town.

Special thanks to Inoperable & Evoca1 for curating
And to all the artists and new friends who made such great works on this project.
More photos are up here http://www.freddysam.com/murals/oceana-poeta-poeta-oceana/


REFLECTIONS

New work
More info and images here:
http://www.freddysam.com/murals/reflections/


THERE IS LIFE BEYOND HIV

There is life beyond HIV
Khayelitsha 2015
Collaboration with Patrick Holo and Velile Soho
Artwork designed through workshops held with HIV+ patients.
Produced by Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres)

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YOU ARE ME / I AM YOU

Completed mural in Parow Cape Town


More images are up here:
http://www.freddysam.com/murals/i-am-you-you-are-me/


Parow mural in progress


Work in progress on a new wall situated in the Parow station arcade Cape Town
With hundreds of people passing by daily on route to the train station this is a very diverse area with people from all over.

At first I wanted to paint a portrait of and pay tribute to someone working in the area.
I spent a day meeting interesting people and taking their portraits

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