Category Archives: Oakland Art

Drawn Together at Children’s Fairyland

I had the privilege to draw and contribute this past weekend to the annual Drawn Together charity event at Children’s Fairyland in Oakland.  This event helps fund the parks art and restoration.  Fairyland is one of Oaklands historic gems. Oakland … Continue reading

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My good friend Jake Watling had a really nice mural on Telegraph and 43rd in Oakland, CA. It unfortunately got tagged. Even more unfortunate, Jake got diagnosed with cancer and was going through chemo therapy at the time and could … Continue reading

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Uptown Place Display Window

Last year the good folks at BayVAN commissioned me for a window display project at Uptown Place.  They had event called Oakland Love Notes where folks from the neighborhood wrote what Oakland meant to them.  We then selected a few … Continue reading

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No Looking Back at LeQuiVive (Video)

Video documentation of our show “No Looking Back” at LeQuiVive by Maria Romero

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No Looking Back at Le Qui Vive Gallery

No Looking Back Le Qui Vive 1525 Webster, Oakland, California 94612 Opens Friday, January 4, 7pm Marcos LaFarga Daryll Peirce Jaime Molina & Victor Malagon January will mark another avoidance of a doomsday for humanity, highlighting our societal and humanitarian ability … Continue reading

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Little Big Draw at MUA

The fine folks at MUA will be hosting “Little Big Draw,” this Wednesday. Come check out Art in the making and pick-up some affordable work while your at it. Gonna be a good time. Thanks to John Casey and Michael McConnell for … Continue reading

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Solo Exhibition at ZeroFriends

The time has come.  I’ve been working diligently on all new work for my upcoming exhibition, “Home Cooking” at ZeroFriends in Oakland. Here’s the details. Home Cooking A solo exhibition by Marcos LaFarga Opening Reception – Thursday, October 4, 6pm-9pm … Continue reading

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Zerofriends Collective Art Show

I’m SUPER enthused to be a part of the ZeroFriends Collective Show, Opening Saturday, July 7 (7/7) at the Zerofriends gallery store in Oakland.  BTW… Rumor has it, they’ll be serving 7 and 7’s.  This one is not to be … Continue reading

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Local Love Note – First Friday – Uptown Event

I’ve recently have been working diligently on a commission in participation with BAYVAN at Uptown Place in Oakland.  The project is a 6′ x 10′ painting based on words that describe Oakland and the community. The project will be debuting at … Continue reading

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Solo Exhibit at Sticks+Stones Gallery

Please join us for my solo show at Sticks+Stones gallery. I will be exhibiting new works from 2012 including selected pieces from 2011. Friday, March 2, 2012 6:00pm until 11:00pm Sticks + Stones Gallery 815 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607 http://www.ss-gallery.com/ Visit the Facebook … Continue reading

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