Artworks, Metro Art Portrait Series More People Than You Know

Monday Morning

Alepsis Hernández, Monday Morning

Project Description

Monday Morning is a portrait of Caesar, a CSULB student, full-time social worker and good friend of the artist. The portrait is framed with geometric shapes to mimic the urban landscape between the cities of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

Alepsis Hernández,  Monday Morning

Alepsis Hernández, Monday Morning

About the Artist

Alepsis Hernández is a self-taught artist based in Long Beach. Her portraits explore the lives of individuals who are part of her community and personal life. The achromatic palette or her drawings or paintings allow viewers to focus on the subject’s qualities and bring individuals of different subcultures together to create a stronger sense of belonging.