Piece description from the artist
Periscope from the PRESCIENCE collection is a distressed geometric acrylic abstract on wood board. Microscope encourages the viewer to try looking at things a different way.
The PRESCIENCE collection was a commissioned collection developed for a Portland optometrists office. Each artwork touches on themes of vision and sight, with an emphasis on looking forward with positive intentions.
Daren Todd is a Portland based creative whose artistic practice focuses on painting, murals, and digital design. Daren owns Art Larger Than Me, a fine-art and art merchandise business that supports his creative practice. He works as the curator for The Downstairs Gallery, an art gallery in downtown Portland, Oregon that seeks to provide support for BIPOC, LGBTQ+ artists, and artists with disabilities, and their creative practices. Daren’s work currently focuses on abstract expressionism and graphic portraiture, and the juxtaposition of both styles into cohesive paintings and designs.