The "DARK SIDE"
of George Kocar

For the last ten years I have been experimenting
with a more expressive looser style painting concentrating on the
"Day of the Dead" type imagery. Too my surprise
and delight these paintings are a hit every place I show them.
Not only in praise but actual sales.



"See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil" acrylic on three canvases 12x36"


"The Last Supper" acrylic on canvas 12x24"

Exhibitions:
2013: "Tribute to Jose Posada," Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2013: "Trick and Treat, the Art of George Kocar," The Art Gallery, Willoughby, Ohio
2013: "The Skull and Skeleton in Art," Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio
2011: "Season of the Dead," The Art Gallery, Willoughby, Ohio
2011: "Skulls & Skeltons in Art: from Folk Art to Pop Culture," Lakeland Community College
2011: Galeria Quetzal, Cleveland, Ohio
2011: Tremont Art Festival, Cleveland, Ohio
2011: Berea Art Festival, Berea, Ohio
2011: Lakewood Art Festival, Lakewood, Ohio
2011: Syracuse Art Fest, Syracuse, New York
2011: Akron Art Fest, Akron, Ohio
2011: Cain Park Art Festival, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
2011: Boston Mills Art Fest, Peninsula, Ohio
2011: Crosby Art Festival, Toledo, Ohio
2010: "Day of the Dead," Galeria Quetzal, Cleveland, Ohio
2010: Tremont Art Festival, Cleveland, Ohio
2010: Berea Art Festival, Berea, Ohio
2010: Syracuse Art Festival, Syracuse, New York
2010: Cain Park Art Festival, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
2010: Boston Mills Art Festival, Peninsula, Ohio
2009: "The Two Sides of Kocar," The Art Gallery, Willoughby, Ohio
2009: "A Vehicle for Satire- Skulls & Skeletons," Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio
2009: "Icon and if can," The Pop Shop, Lakewood, Ohio
2008: "Mambo Muerto!," Spaces, Cleveland, Ohio
2008: "Faculty Show," Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio
2008: "The Orange Show," Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
2008: "Tremont Arts Festival," Cleveland, Ohio
2008: "Lakewood Art Festival" Lakewood, Ohio
2008: "Syracuse Art Festival," Syracuse, New York
2008: Fuego 718, Brooklyn, New York
2008: "Cain Park," Cleveland Heights, Ohio
2008: "Boston Mills Art Fest," Penisula, Ohio
2008: "Art by the Falls," Chagrin Falls, Ohio
2008: "Stupid Cupid," Doubting Thomas Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio