How do I authenticate Hilario’s art?

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There are several ways to authenticate Hilario’s original art. Hilario always signs his work with his actual signature. You’ll find his signature on the back of both his Works on Canvas and his Works on Paper. In addition to his signature, you will find the title of the work and, if it is a multi-piece….

Yes. I enjoy collaborating on the creation of a piece of my art. Because I build my own frames, I can create a piece of art in a specific size. I prefer to design the color palette for a commissioned piece but, I always say if you ask for a white piece I will not….

Please contact the gallery where the artwork you are interested in is being exhibited.

When I was about ten years old, my family moved to the edge of the city in the foothills of the Phoenix Mountains. We were surrounded by virgin desert. I explored every rock and slope of my neighborhood, finding wildlife and plant life in abundance. I would play with the desert frogs swimming in puddles….

I became a licensed cosmetologist in 1976. Over the next 20 years I attended numerous classes and workshops on the art and science of hair color. I developed a strong sense of color theory that not only brought me success as a hair colorist but gave me a solid foundation for using color in my….

Yes. I studied photography at Phoenix College in the 1970s, in classes taught by well-known Arizona photographer Allen Dutton. I built my own darkroom and created a collection of art photographs which I still have. And, for a time, I was a wedding and portrait photographer.

I use the Castilian pronunciation of Hilario which means that the “r” is not pronounced…  ee LAAHH thee o  

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