Cool Mom Art: Just Go Right Ahead and Fall in Love with Luchita Hurtado

Cool Mom Art: Just Go Right Ahead and Fall in Love with Luchita Hurtado

Look who got her first solo show last year at age 98!   

Brilliant, right?  And recognize those fears about the end of the world?  Typical mom stuff.   But what’s exceptional is how she’s funneled those worries into compositions that radiate quiet and calm.   

  Luchita Hurtado, The Umbilical Cord of the Earth is the Moon, 1977, Oil on canvas, Unique, 101.6 x 58.4 cm, © Luchita Hurtado, Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth, Photo: Jeff McLane

 Luchita Hurtado, The Umbilical Cord of the Earth is the Moon, 1977, Oil on canvas, Unique, 101.6 x 58.4 cm, © Luchita Hurtado, Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth, Photo: Jeff McLane

Made in L.A.’, 2018, installation view, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles. Courtesy: Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; photograph: Brian Forrest

Made in L.A.’, 2018, installation view, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles. Courtesy: Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; photograph: Brian Forrest

 See more of her work here.

 

Artwork is a diary.  It’s really notes on your living, on your life.”  

I wanna spend the rest of MINE learning from this lovely creature.  

 

 

 

Cover photo via Artsy. 

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