Urban Landscape Paintings by Marc Trujillo


American painter Marc Trujillo depicts places in his paintings that are omnipresent in American urban and suburban landscapes such as gas stations, shopping malls, big chain stores, and restaurants. Trujillo paints locations that are non-destinations, particularly North American kinds of nowhere, at once ubiquitous and yet largely unseen.
“Two hundred yards of polished concrete or linoleum gives me a little chill”, says Trujillo. “I’m captivated by the middle ground, the purgatory of the world we’ve made and share as North Americans, in a way that makes me want to paint it.”


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