Rolando's "Urban Landscapes" exhibit will be on display from February 8 through March 4, 2018.
Rolando Barrero is a local award winning watercolor artist. He has been active in participating in competitive plein air paint outs and juried shows in northern California. He has won numerous awards at the Carmel Art Festivals, Mendocino Open Paint Outs, annual Bay Area County fairs plein air painting contests at the fairs and California Watercolor Association (CWA) paint outs. He is a signature member of California Watercolor Association.
His passion has been painting and sketching street scenes, boats, and harbors, capturing the light, atmosphere, and essence of place. As he loves life, most of his works include people and nature, his way to evoke story in his paintings,
There will be a free raffle of matted prints of his works, and an original framed watercolor painting during the featured artist reception- his way of sharing his art.
LOCATION: Benicia Plein Air Gallery, 307 First Street, Benicia is open Thursday through Sundays, 11am to 5 pm.