Since 2000, John Waguespack has had numerous exhibitions in the United States. Waguespack was honored as the inaugural Artist-in-Residence at the Fairmont San Francisco in July 2013 where his piece “Novum Aurora” is a part of the hotel’s permanent collection. His work has been exhibited at Art Basel Miami both in 2012 and 2013, the LA Art Show and the San Francisco Fine Art Fair. Waguespack also had the opportunity to exhibit with world famous figurative painter Mel Ramos in “The Power of Pop” in 2017. Waguespack’s artwork has adorned the covers of both San Francisco’s 7x7 magazine and the Nob Hill Gazette. Prior to focusing on painting full-time in 2005, Waguespack was the Art Director for a San Francisco based Ad Agency.
Waguespack creates abstract, figurative and linear paintings. He has also works in photography using mediums such as glass and aluminum. He is among the 21st Century artists who are strongly influenced by social media and the demands of young collectors, to create art they can relate to.
John Waguespack lives and works in both San Francisco and Los Angeles, California.