Ron Zakrin is an American artist, musician, and designer based in Detroit, Michigan. He is known for his multi-disciplinary approach to art, often combining various mediums such as painting, sculpture, and digital media to create his works. His artwork explores themes related to pop culture, technology, and the urban landscape. Zakrin has a background in industrial design, which is evident in the mechanical and architectural elements present in his work. His distinctive style often incorporates elements of graffiti, street art, and retro-futurism, creating a visual language that is both contemporary and nostalgic. In addition to his visual art, Ron Zakrin is also an electronic musician, producing music under the moniker Goudron. His music combines electronic beats with synthesizers and other instruments, reflecting the same themes and aesthetic sensibilities as his visual art. Zakrin's work has been exhibited in various galleries and art spaces, and he has gained a following among art collectors and enthusiasts who appreciate his unique approach to art-making.
Purchase Bucket Head #4 Original Mixed-Media, Acrylic, Metal, Spraypaint Sculpture Artwork on Real Vintage Paint Can with reclaimed elements by graffiti street artist modern pop artist Ron Zakrin. “This exhibition looks to both the recent past -- how technical advances in the music industry shaped a generation -- and to the near future for motifs and possible outcomes due to developments in artificial intelligence. This expansive body of work tells a story of adaptation and the integration of technology.” - Ron Zakrin
Purchase Titanium, Grease & Leather Original Painting Acrylic & Canvas in Custom Frame by Ron Zakrin Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2015 Signed Original Painting 22x33 Ron Zakrin has been an ever-present creative force in Detroit since the mid-nineties when he emerged on to the underground electronic music set with paintings that provided a visual counterpart to the Detroit sound that was taking the world by storm. Since those early days Ron's work has expanded in scope and scale; no longer strictly focused on man and his relationship with technology, Zakrin probes the veins of society and explores the nature of man, love, and loss. Zakrin lives in Detroit Michigan, where he was born and works daily.