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In loving memory…

Happy Birthday Richard! Maestro!

Richard Duardo

(May 15, 1952 – November 11, 2014)



In Richard Duardo’s 62 years on Earth, he played an important role in the lives of countless people, underdog to celebrity, and influenced the lives of so many more directly with friendship and mentorship or indirectly through his influence on all worlds of Art in Los Angeles and beyond.
Check out the Tributes created in his memory, available in the Shop.
Here’s a link to a great short video on Richard made in 2012 thanks to DZapaMedia.


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In the following months, we will be digging into archives and RE-RELEASING works by several artists who have deep histories with Modern Multiples. These re-releases will be accompanied by archival scans dating back to the 1980s to satisfy the art historian in you and offer just a glimpse into the history that gives this studio it’s legendary street cred.

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LA Brewery Artwalk: Oct 22 & 23, 11AM-6PM

Modern Multiples will be at The Brewery Artwalk this weekend! We’ve been invited to participate in the Jesus Wall Gallery open studio and art sale!

The Brewery Artwalk Association presents The Fall 2016 Brewery Artwalk, the longest-running original artwalk in the country, at The Brewery Arts Complex in Los Angeles, CA on October 22nd and 23rd from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. For 34 years, the artists at The Brewery Arts Complex have opened their studios and invited the public into the heart of the Los Angeles art scene.

Perform penance by visiting 13 artists in the Jesus Wall Gallery on SAT 10/22 and SUN 10/23 @ 11am-6pm during the Fall 2016 Brewery Artwalk at Studio 205 (across from Barbara’s at the Brewery restaurant). Come take a photo and check out artwork and art goods by a baker’s dozen of participating L.A. artists:

–Photography by Kevin Break
–Fine art prints by Modern Multiples
–Custom lamps by Peri Shefik
–Photography by Melissa Richardson Banks aka Downtown Muse
–Paintings by Dane Capo Art
–Paintings by Kristine Augustyn
–Paintings and drawings by Glenn Waggner
–Hand-painted ties, paintings, and photographs by Jerico Woggon
–Paintings by Andrew Covell
–Jewelry by Jana Charl
–Paintings by Esau Andrade and Antonio Escalante
–Artwork by Celeste Korthase

Sat 10/22 and Sun 10/23 @ 11am to 6pm
Admission is FREE • Street and lot parking
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The Jesus Wall Gallery
600 Moulton Ave., #205
Los Angeles, CA 90031

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The Romo’s and McNay Museum in San Antonio, Texas continue to honor Richard

Lisa Duardo, Studio Director of Modern Multiples, and sister of Richard Saul Duardo, said. “We are so pleased and grateful that the McNay Museum in San Antonio, Texas continues to honor Richard. First, with Richard’s debut solo show in a museum, then a lecture about his work, an upcoming reception, and the two printmaking workshops open to the public. “Richard loved Harriett and Ricardo Romo and his many road trips to San Antonio.” She continued, “The Duardo family and Modern Multiples is so grateful for the San Antonio family at the McNay for their on-going support of the work produced at Modern Multiples Fine Art Studio, and acknowledging Richard’s place in the art world.”

Richard Duardo: Maestro of Pop

Save the Date! August 26, 2015 @ 6 p.m.

A reception for Drs. Harriett and Ricardo Romo, for their generous contribution to the “Maestro of Pop” is open to the public will take place at the McNay on 8/26/15.

“Richard Duardo: Maestro of Pop,” exhibition opened at the McNay Art Museum on July 1, 2015, and is closes on September 6, 2015, featuring 20 of Duardo’s large-scale, vibrantly colored screenprints, some with hand coloring. All were gifted to the McNay by Dr. Richard Romo, President of the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), and his wife Dr. Harriett Romo, a Professor in the Department of Sociology, and Director of the Mexico Center at UTSA. “For this show we focused on Richard’s iconic imagery of fellow artists, musicians, actors and celebrities,” said Lyle Williams, McNay curator of prints and drawings.

Exhibition Talk: Maestro of Pop

Thursday, July 23, 2015 – 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM at the Brown Gallery:

Lyle Williams, Curator of Prints and Drawings, discusses the late Richard Duardo and his legacy.

The McNay is offering two opportunities to learn printmaking in the iconic style of Richard Duardo.  McNay: 6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209, Phone(210) 824-5368


ArtFULL Wednesdays: Art Making for Adults: Screenprinting

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 – 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

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Saturday, August 15, 2015 – 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM Valero Learning Centers

Pop culture icons are presented through the eyes of an artist in Richard Duardo: Maestro of Pop. Discover how the artist drew inspiration from Andy Warhol and make a screenprint based on a celebrity icon.