About Des Moines Iowa Artist Josh Sorrell
Iowa native Josh Sorrell (1979) is a self-taught artist producing representational artwork altered by abstract elements. Using oil or charcoal as the preferred medium, Josh examines themes of personal and cultural significance while also attempting to draw a new perspective from accepted ideas. Subjects are often presented within a surreal atmosphere meant to strengthen its impact. This focus on combining both real and imaginary components allow the viewer to create their own unique interpretation.
I paint to explore human nature within our current social structures. The subjects of my work examine how our experiences affect our fragile identity.
Contact Des Moines Iowa Artist Josh Sorrell:
Please contact Josh for availability, pricing, and commissions here.
2018 – 50th Clay, Fiber, Paper, Glass, Metal, Wood | Juried Exhibit | Octogon Center For the Arts | Ames, Iowa
2017 – “Broken” | Ankeny Art Center | Ankeny, Iowa | Exhibit Date: October 3-November 29
2017 – “Broken” Artist Exhibition Review | Art Beacon Des Moines Iowa | Link Here
2017 – Featured Daily Artist | The Daily Palette | University of Iowa | Link Here