Howard Weliver Fine Art | About
A multi-medium, diverse American artiist living in Taos, New Mexico
Taos artist, New Mexican artist, fine art, pop art, paintings, sculptures, assemblage, fine art prints, neon art, fine art for sale, found object arts, new native american art
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Artist Statement

I have always been fascinated by modern art, pop art and most recently street art. I am currently using those elements, including LED-based “neon”, enamel paints, and alcohol-based ink, to create a body of work I refer to as “Let there be light”.

 

Biography

Howard Weliver has been interested in the arts his entire life. Graduating from Stephen f. Austin State University in 1992 with a B.F.A. in Advertsing Design with a minor in photography, and then a M.A. In Design Communications, he has spent the majority of the last 25 years in Commercial Arts. Through Graphic Design, he has incorporated some of influences (Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Keith Haring and Jean Basquiat) into a unique artistic style.

 

Originally from Texas, he discovered Taos, New Mexico after taking a 11 year break from art to start a restaurant/bar branding company (Nosh Creative) while traveling with his wife, Lauren, in there motorhome (Nosh Bus)

Associations

Texas Sculpture Association (former Board Member)
Texas Visual Arts Association
Taos Center for the Arts

Shows

2005 – Gibson Guitartown
2006 – State Fair of Texas Sculpture exhibition
2007 – Modern Mythology (solo show)