Read Article by Kathaleen Roberts in the Albuquerque Journal: Health Crisis Pushed Colorado Painter Into Art  It talks a bit about what happened when I gave myself to art.












La Napoule Art Foundation Residency Winner for the Fall 2018 at Chateau de La Napoule in France







Read the U.S. News article by Donna Bryson of the Associated Press about my bison artwork and the collaborative works of advocacy and conservation with The National Wildlife Federation, the Eastern Shoshone and the Northern Arapahoe Tribes at the Wind River Reservation.







The Art of Healing Art Exhibit

Reception with the artist, surgeons and patients on Friday June 22 from 5:00-7:00pm (open to the public)

Read Nice Article by Dan Robinson from the Department of Surgery at UCH

Oil painting “Where the Buffalo Roam” was the winner of the Jackson Hole Art Fair 2018 poster

Read Articles by Jackson Hole News & GuideWisconsin GazzetteBuckrail and Teton Valley News














Art Demo in the 3-D Studio at the Denver Art Museum April 7-8, 2018

Relief Technique: Painting in 3-D

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UCHealth Extraordinary Moments: Arturo Garcia

Watch a promotional video by UCH where I talk about how art helped me heal and become cancer-free.







Read an article about my involvement painting Plain Air the Second Bison Release at the Wind River Reservation in Fort Washakie, WY with the National Wildlife Federation, the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapahoe tribe on October 21, 2017.

Also read County 10’s Fremont County

Photo courtesy of Alexis Bonogofsky







At the Denver Art Museum November 1-15, 2017

Art demo and exhibit “Arboreal Locomotion”









Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock and Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper were awarded the National Wildlife Federation‘s 2017 Rocky Mountain Bison Champion Award for their efforts in bison restoration and natural resource conservation! National Wildlife Federation- Rocky Mountain Regional Center Arturo Garcia Fine Art #nationalbisonday











Read about the First Bison Release at the Wind River Reservation:












Read About a Miracle:

This Hospital Life












The Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is proud to release this year’s Surgical Care Report. We are honored to share our successes in research, clinical trials, education and innovation that have provided improved outcomes for our patients

Browse through the pages of the report where it tells the stories of eight patients (myself included) whose lives were changed by the care received at UCHealth.










Read a nice article about Graficomovil: Climate of hope on wheels where I held different print-making workshops inspired by the magnificent artwork of Artemio Rodriguez, one of Mexico’s greatest printmakers.


Read a nice article by Westword’s Susan Froyd on 100 Colorado Creatives









Read a nice article by Tyler Smith at UCH’s This Hospital Life: “Cancer patient finds life in his canvas”







the colorado independentRead a nice article by Kyle Harris from  The Colorado Independent about the collection Literary Giants, an Art Exhibit that travelled to different public schools and public libraries around Colorado’s Front Range.






Thank you City of Denver for this story/tribute to my art.

I am Denver!








Check out my Descriptor Dossier at Americas Latino Eco Festival, where I’m the Arts Director.








Watch a Promotional Video of my artwork on YouTube by Datasphere.

Watch me paint Basquiat live at the Denver Art Society on YouTube.