October, 2014 Denver, Colorado
Fox 31 KDVR Morning Show - Good Day Colorado featured artist Christopher Beikmann on Halloween as he unveiled his flapper girl sugar skull artwork "Mrs Gloria Vanderbone. Watch the interview video above.
October, 2014 Boulder, Colorado - The Historic (and haunted) hotel Boulderado will be hosting a "1920s Reincarnation Celebration" on Friday and Saturday Night 10/31 & 11/1 at the License No1 Liquor Bar located in the hotel's charming yet creepy basement. You'll find prints of my Day of the Dead / Sugar Skull artwork throughout the venue. Come dressed as you were in 1920 and enjoy the celebration. Prizes will be awarded for the best costume.
January, 2014 Las Vegas Nevada 2014 Started off with a bang as Hecho En Vegas, a new Modern Mexican restaurant located in the MGM Grand Casino in Las Vegas opened in January with a truly grand entrance featuring original contemporary Sugar Skull art by artist and Da Vinci Case founder Christopher Beikmann. The 9 ft x 12 ft canvas features the artwork "Sugar Skull Sombrero" - a paisley swirl of deep reds, blues and turquoise with the cropped image of a skull adorned with sombrero eyes and a fusion of decorative motifs drawing inspiration from Mexico's Dia De Los Muertos...
4 Dimensional Journeys - Art ShowMay, 2013 Buchanan, Michigan. A joint show featuring the artwork of Christopher Beikmann along with the artwork of one of his first art teachers Susan Sutherland Barnes. The show featured both Beikmann's mixed media pieces on canvas and digital artwork sublimated onto aluminum along with nature infused ceramic pieces interwoven with basketry and fibers by Susan Sutherland Barnes. The show was held at the Buchanan Art Center in the main gallery. The opening reception was held on Friday, May 24th and the show ran through July 7th.