Alan Bortman – Titled “Sparky”- Oil painting on canvas, size 12”x 6”. Signed and dated verso 2007. Following in the tradition of 60’s pop artists, Alan Bortman has burst on the scene, juxtaposing advertising images from popular culture in his paintings. Using his meticulous blending technique often confused with airbrush, Alan puts his original stamp on the TV, brand images, and media messages that bombard our senses daily. His works both excite and entertain, while giving us a gripping landscape of character and color to capture and deliver their meaning.