SOLD - Celeste Terrain (Amethysts reflections) by Nestor ToroNestor Toro 2019

Saatchi Art - "New This Week" 11/4/2019 Collection!

, , , , , ,
I am thrilled to announce that one of my works has been included in Rebecca Wilson's - Saatchi Art's Head Curator and Director "New This Week" collection for November 4, 2019!! Here is the work on the collection page at Saatchi Art There…
Nestor Toro's abstract painting "Daydream Panorama 2" displayed on the Saatchi Art home page September 9th - 14th, 2019nestor toro 2019

Saatchi Art - "New This Week" Collection - September 9, 2019

, , , , , , ,
WOW - I am so excited! I woke up this Monday and checked my email. I was informed that one of my works was again chosen for inclusion in the "New This Week" collection curated by Saatchi Art's chief curator Rebecca Wilson! This is an honor that…
Los Angeles abstract painter - Nestor ToroNestor Toro Abstracts

ARTWORK IDEA - Rotate Your Artwork Like A Gallery Does - Really!

, , , ,
ARTWORK IDEA FROM NESTOR TORO Many of my collectors are regulars and purchase a new work every few months. So have summer homes that also need artwork. Others simply rotate the artwork on their walls to keep them looking fresh which is a…
Fugitive Imagination by Nestor Toro as seen on the front cover of the Saatchi art gallery site. Saatchi is the largest online gallery in the world!Nestor Toro 2019

Saatchi Art - "New This Week" - July 8th 2019

, , , , ,
It is always exciting to be acknowledged for an achievement and no more so than for an artist like myself. The art world is a very competitive place and the internet has made that competition explode! It is now possible for every artist on the…
Shot of Nestor Toro's studio floor and his shoes in West Hollywood California 2019Nestor Toro Abstracts

Nestor Toro's Studio Floor and Shoes

, , , , , , , ,
I often have a very active and spontaneous style of painting which as you can see from these studio shots can get rather "interesting" if you know what I mean! Of course this represents hundreds and hundreds of tubes of paint and I am sure enough…
Here I am with an amazing Picasso on exhibit in the LACMA in Los Angeles

What is it about Art - Why Is Art Valued?

, , ,
Art is a magical thing in human terms. The first artistic human creations were cave paintings around 40,0000 years ago. Art is one of the most important human creations because it is not necessary for survival. Unlike food, shelter, and the…
Ripples 1 (2018) Acrylic painting by Nestor Toro in Los Angelesnestor toro - 2018
Collector visiting my studio in Los Angeles April 2018

Collector Studio Visit - Los Angeles

, , , , , , , , , , ,
I am used to selling art all over the world thanks to the internet allowing me to be exposed to a larger number of people than I could ever be seen by in a physical gallery so it's always great to meet people in "real life"! I was contacted…
Artwork by Nestor Toro - Abstract Painter

Did You Know - "Pure Abstractions"

, , , , , , ,
I am a painter and my work is pure abstraction. Some might think they are easy to do and that anyone could do them. These people are of course wrong! Wassily Kandinsky said, "Of all the arts, abstract painting is the most difficult. It demands…
Los Angeles abstract painter Nestor Toro with his work "Perhaps a Sunset"

Artist Nestor Toro and his work

, , , , ,
When you buy a work of art do you know who painted it? Sure...you might know the artist's name but do you know what they look like or anything about them? Well, you should...the creator of the work you are going to have in your home or office…
Los Angeles abstract artist - Painter Nestor Toro

Commission Based On Existing Work

, , , ,
I have put together a post about a recent commission I did based on an existing work. Sometimes a collector will see a work that they really really like...just one problem...it's either sold or the wrong size. What to do? They commission me…