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ABOUT:

Immortal Studios is the website of artist Jesse Hernandez. Mr. Hernandez’s art combines traditional indigenous styles and themes with an urban street sensibility. His work utilizes bold line work, sharp colors, and dynamic imagery across many different mediums, most widely known for his custom painted toys, illustration, and canvas work. His style also draws upon his animation background. Hernandez currently works full time for The Filipino Channel as Art Director/Co-Creator of the cartoon series “The Nutshack” , and creates freelance artwork through his company, Immortal Studios.

His artwork has been featured in many books and magazines such as Maxim, YRB, Giant Robot, Clutter, Playtimes, Dot Dot Dash, Great new Characters, Flux, and has participated in art shows all around the world. He currently has toys out with Kaching Brands, and Toyqube, and future releases with Kid Robot, Upper Deck, Minigods, and Super Rad Toys.

Exhibitions

“Thud Rumble Group Show” Art show at Thud Rumble Gallery in San Mateo, CA 2010
“MUNNYWORLD” Custom Art show at “Eloquent Delinquents Gallery in New York City , NY 2010
“Lost Underground Art Project” group art show at Gallery1988 in Los Angeles, CA 2010
“Busted in 2 cities” Art show at Gallery Bar in NYC 2010
“Supergroup Suckoff” Group show at APW Gallery in Long Island City, NY 2009
“Thought Processor SF series” Art show at Super7 in San Francisco, CA 2009
“It came from Skullbrain” Art show at Super7 in San Francisco, CA 2009
“Fear no Art 3″ Art show at The Achilles Project in Boston, Mass. 2009
“Street Tribe” Art show at MyplasticHeart in NYC 2009
“The Sharpie Show” Group art show at Crewest Gallery in Los Angeles, CA 2009
“Heavy Hitterz Manila” Group art show in Manila, Philippines 2008
“I am 8-Bit” Group art show at World of Wonder Storefront Gallery in Los Angeles, CA 2008
“Eye Candy” Group art show at Crewest Gallery in Los Angeles, CA 2008
“Vader Project Japan” Group art show of Customized Replica Darth Vader helmets in Makuhari-Messe in Chiba , Japan 2008
“Monster Art Rally” Group art show at Gallery1988 in San Francisco, CA 2008
“More than meets the Mind” Group art show at Centro cultural de la Raza in San Diego, CA 2008
“Toyqube 4th Anniversary show” Group art show of custom “Sharky” toys at Sullivan Room in New York, NY 2008
“Plushform” Group art show of custom Plushform toys at Rotofugi Gallery in Chicago, Ill 2008
“Toyz” Group art show at Gallery1988 in Los Angeles, CA 2008
“16″ Qee” Group art show at APW Gallery in New York, NY 2008
“MG2 Minigod Release” two man art show with Marka27 at Munky King in Los Angeles, CA 2008
“Derailed” Group art show in Santa Cruz, CA 2008
“Get a Grip” Group art show in New York, NY 2008
“Beats and Brushstrokes” Group art show and benefit for Snag Magazine in Oakland, CA 2007
“Heavy Hitterz SF” Group art show in San Francisco, CA 2007
“Tuff Love” Group art show in Berkeley, CA 2007
“Cereal Killerz” Group art show in Los Angeles, CA 2007
“Vinyl Elements” Group art show in Los Angeles, CA 2007
“Attack of the Zliks” Group art show of customized 20 inch toys at My Plastic Heart  in New York.  2007
“Canceptual 2″ Group art show of custom painted Spray Cans at Crewest Gallery in Los Angeles, CA 2007
“Short Fuse” Group art show in Orlando, Florida 2007
“Soccabot World Cup” Mr. Hernandez was one of the four arists chosen to represent Team America at an International Group show of custom toys in  Berlin, Germany 2006
“Save Huck” Group art show and benefit art auction for fellow artist Huck Gee in Milwaukee, WI 2006
“Circus Punks Online Show” Online Group art show/Auction 2005/2006
“Vinyl Exchange” Group art show in Orange County, CA 2005
“Boards and Beats” Group Show of Custom painted Skatedecks in Salt Lake City, Utah 2005
“Lil Monkey Show” Group art show of one-off printed skateboards in Melbourne, Australia 2005
“Kid Robot’s Munny Show SF” Group art show at 111 Minna gallery San Francisco, CA 2005
“Hecho en Califas” Group art show and music festival at La Pena Cultural Center, Berkeley , CA 2004
“Cultural Perceptions” art auction and exhibition at the Nexus Gallery in Berkeley, CA supporting CC&C’s youth art program 2003.
“Indigenismo” an exhibition of Indigenous American artists at the Diego Rivera Gallery, curated by Mr. Hernandez 2002.
“Day of the Dead” group show at the San Francisco Art Institute 2002
“Ghost Dance” individual exhibition at the Diego Rivera Gallery in San Francisco, CA 2002
“Hidden Noise” collaborative installation piece exhibited at Southern Exposure Gallery – San Francisco, CA. 2002
“Locals” art show at Yerba Buena Art Center- San Francisco, CA. 1998
“The Art Show” a solo exhibition of Mr. Hernandez’s work at Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA. 1998
“Contemporary Native Artists” group art show exhibited at University of Montana. 1997