Marconi Calindas







Marconi Calindas

Marconi Calindas

San Francisco and Palm Springs, California, USA


Award winning artist Marconi Calindas dabbles on black lines and pure hues as his trademarks of distinctive rendering style. While his subject matter varies from pop icons to triumphs of the human spirit, it’s the boldness of his visual vocabulary that holds the viewers attention and continues to attract a widening audience. Marconi Calindas has been a resident artist in San Francisco. Translating his art onto clothing using designs inspired by Guam and Northern Mariana Islands. Stateside, he has been invited to display his work in public art projects ranging from San Francisco City Hall, Children's Creative Museum, SoMARTS Gallery SF, Hotel Triton Mezzanine Gallery, Magnet SF and Menlo College to exhibits at A-Forest Gallery NYC, Intermedia Arts Gallery Minneapolis, Artists Alley SF, Bayfair Mall (San Leandro, CA), Newpark Mall (Newark, CA) and Aspect Gallery in San Francisco among many others. A grand prize winner for the New Era Introducing Global Creative Project North America 2012 competition, where his winning piece that tackled a sensitive subject about teen bullying and suicide was showcased in five key art cities in the US: New York City, Miami, Los Angeles and Miami and in Toronto, Canada from October to November 2012. His recent achievement is his douse of Art Direction for the recently released short film 'Prinsesa (2014)' where he won Outstanding Art Direction for his creation for the film during the Scary Cow Short Film Festival held in San Francisco, CA. He also has been selected out of 6,500 submissions from around the globe for the 2014 Embracing Our Differences Outdoor Exhibit in Sarasota and Bradenton, Florida. His painting has been enlarged to over 10-ft billboard panel for the annual exhibition. Furthermore, his works have also been featured as cover images in publications for the Organization of Refuge, Asylum and Migration International in 2012 and 2013 publications. San Francisco's Office of the Supervisors honored Marconi with a Certificate of Recognition for adding pride to San Francisco's art scene and for advocating on equality and understanding for the troubled members of its community. He also released a children's book about bullying 'Of Petals and Hope: Sonny Sunflower Triumphs Over Bullying' which he co-wrote and illustrated. In 2015, he won the Emirates Airlines Art of Travel Art Competition where over thousands of artists from around the world participated. His winning art is the new design for Emirates Skywards Platinum membership card. This year, Marconi has been selected as one of the four Hearts in SF Sculpture artists. His creation will be displayed at the famed San Francisco Union Square and around the city. For more information, visit or email the artist at


Desert Inspired Art

Faces of Change and Inspiration

Digital Paintings

Raw Artists SF

Of Petals and Hope Sonny Sunflower Triumphs Over Bullying

Right Behind You 2013

SF Inspiration 2013

Prinsesa Art Study

Rainbow Mask Collection

2013 Volume One

Rainbow Connection 2012

Colors of Understanding 2012

Rainbow Bridges by ORAM 2012

Tagabanua Philippine Dance Project 2012

Menlo College Plein Art Show 2012

2011 Paintings

Piketlayn Cantata Collection 2011

Humane Planet Expo 2010

Underwater World Designs

Skate This Art Pieces

Tribute to the Icons 2009

Pride 2010

San Francisco Art 2009

Wear-A-Marconi Guam Designs

Commissioned Paintings

Sold Paintings 2008 to present

Wear-A-Marconi Mariana Islands Art

Personal Collection