Skip Hill, ‘Under the Mango Tree’, acrylic, paper, ink, 20″ x 16″, $850
Skip Hill is a mixed-media artist who shares his visual inner world experiences with Love, Loss, Language, Spirituality, and Pop Culture in captivating drawings, paintings and collage works.
Skip Hill creates his beautiful, lyrical pictorials by harvesting imagery and design elements from various forms of graphic expression. Most often his art references exotic flora, Buddhist iconography, West African textiles, Mexican Calaveras motifs, Ukiyo woodcuts, tattoos and Kanji calligraphy.
Wanderlust has taken Skip Hill to Mexico, Thailand, the Netherlands, Morocco and Brazil. Travels and the diverse cultures Hill has encountered color his art with an international flavor and threads of folk art, Jazz, and Graffiti.
Travel to Brazil in 2012 spawned a new series titled “Under the Mango Tree”. In 2013 Skip Hill is featured in “Songbird” a video profile produced by the OETA Network and aired on the arts program ‘Gallery”. Hill’s painting ‘The Dream Sower’ entered the Oklahoma State permanent Art Collection in 2014.
Skip Hill’s art can be found in private and public collections in the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Brazil, Colombia and the Netherlands.