Simon Arenas

Simon Arenas is a multi-disciplinary artist based in San Francisco, whose work spans across mediums including mix-media and metal sculpture. Born in Caracas, Venezuela, he draws influence from renowned artists such as Carlos Cruz Diez, Soto, and dear friend Abigail Varela. He pursued a degree in Graphic Design from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, where he honed his skills in visual communication and design. After completing his formal education, he trained under the Varela Foundry to develop skills in mold making and patina, further expanding his range of techniques and materials. He continues to create and is now exhibiting his work, residing full-time at The Point, Islais Creek Studios Community, and is excited to see where his artistic journey will take him next.