‘Orchid Beetle, II’ by Edward Cao
Artist: Edward Cao
Title: ‘Orchid Beetle, II’
Medium: Graphite on Paper
Dimensions: 8″ x 8″
Year of Creation: 2020
About the Artist:
Edward Cao is a visual artist who creates fine art gallery work and commercial work in paint and digital formats. Juxtapoz described Edward’s work as “colorful and chaotic,” while Catapult Art Magazine elaborated that he “offers a bedlam of beauty, showered with vivid drizzles that captivate and tantalize the senses, while enticing any art enthusiast into visually arresting scenes and subjects.” Edward has exhibited his work domestically in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Washington, DC, and St. Louis, as well as internationally in Australia, Germany, and Taiwan.
Through partnerships in music, print publishing and apparel, Edward’s commercial work has recently appeared on album covers, books, interactive graphics and t-shirts. He has contributed as both an artist and blogger to the apparel line Blood Is The New Black.
A BFA graduate of Art Center College of Design, Edward lives and works in Los Angeles, California.