@rdriccoboni - The Art of Being Queer - Artist Feature

Tonight's queer artist feature is @rdriccoboni

Artist Statement:

Riccoboni’s paintings on canvas and paper depict his travels and local interest. Subjects include California landscape, cityscape, portraiture, street-scenes, public events, and everyday happenings and friends. His palette is derived from the bold colors of the original rainbow flag. These Colors represent, sexuality, health, sunshine, nature, art, harmony, and spirit. Riccoboni’s internationally recognized work represents community, a sense of place in a positive and life-affirming manner.

A fan of architecture Riccoboni is currently working on drawings and paintings of vanishing historic American buildings and landscape.

Self-taught artist and bestselling author RD Riccoboni began painting at the age of five and acquired his drive and inspiration from public school teachers where he learned his skills in the art classroom. Riccoboni’s profound love for art and architecture are evidenced in his paintings, landscape and portrait masterpieces; art work that captures the essence of a person’s spirit, the love given from animals as well as the beauty and intensity in his land and cityscapes.

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