“I first came across Chica’s tacos walking back to our Airbnb after a night at the Staples centre drinking tequila and watching the Lakers, taken by the neon sign I snapped a picture on my phone and continued to wind my way home.
I went back the following day with the big camera and snapped away In the daylight, catching the comings and goings. For the illustration I’ve imagined these comings and goings as a neon lit night scene.
The final piece is a nine colour screen print on 9mm birch plywood finished with a clear resin in an edition of 12.
The full piece is 40 x 60cm and hangs from wooden battens on the back. The piece is ready to hang and once hung it appears to float an inch off the wall.”