A Painting "Marathon" to Help Excluded Children
The goal was to produce 400 paintings in two years… and Carlos Arco has done just that, turning solidarity into an art-form.
In December 2016, Carlos set out to produce a series of paintings “accessible to all.” All the paintings measure 50 by 70 cm and are made using a mixed technique on canvas. Carlos pledged to donate 50 of the 99 euros he is charging for each work, although he has frequently adjusted prices in the process: whatever it takes to make paintings “available for everyone, at the service of many.”
“If we’re talking about helping others, it can’t be that