Lewinson Arts goal is to spread art all over the world, in the facebook page Amigos a los que les gusta Lewinson Art, Jon Michael Otero was choosen on July 2021, to be interviewed, for the quality and beauty of his art works, congratulations.
1. Where are you from?
1. Born in NY, spent my childhood in PR now Fla.
2. In your artistic life what interesting experiences have you had?
2. I have mentored young artists and it is the bes feeling for them to developed into full artists and when they thank me it is the best feeling of all.
3. What interests you to express in your art work?
3. I want to express inner thoughts and feelings. Little corners of my mind that can only be expressed by my art.
4. Do you have a special style?
4. Yes. I have studied many books and works from MC Escher and have created my own style thanks to him. This is why I call him my teacher. I prefer black and white.
5. Have you had an exhibition that you consider the most important or interesting, for some reason?
5. I have had many exhibitions in my life. One that stands out was at The Bacardi Gallery in Miami. It was when I first accepted that I am an artist.
6. What are your favorite artists and why?
6. I like Dalí, Davinci, Picasso, Michaelangelo, but my favorite artist will always be Escher.
7. Do you want to transmit some message with your work?
7. I dont think I want to transmit a message but my goal is to have the observer stare at my work over and over again and keep finding objects and smaller thoughts that will surprise them. And maybe think ...
8. What does art mean in your life?
9. Which techniques do you like to work with?
9. I work on watercolor paper with ink. Detailed artwork and watercolor. But i have worked with other medias also.
10. What would you do to bring art closer to people?
10. I will keep creating and keep sharing my work. This world needs art!