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Why The Art of Dominic Pangborn Never Stops Evolving

   “Born in Korea, refined in America.” That’s how artist Dominic Pangborn describes his early path to becoming an artist. Now based in Detroit, Pangborn is an internationally famous fine artist and designer. An evolutionist, an entrepreneur, and a visionary, Pangborn has thrilled art lovers for decades with his experimental compositions. In this new video from Park West Gallery, we’re offered a rare glimpse inside Pangborn’s studio and his ingenious artistic process. Originally born in Ko...

Dominic Pangborn to Showcase Art at 2018 Winter Paralympics

Not long after enjoying the Olympics in his native country of South Korea, artist Dominic Pangborn received an unexpected phone call from 2018 Paralympics officials. “They had talked about doing an exhibition at the Olympics but there wasn’t time,” Pangborn says. “I get a call from Korea saying ‘Okay, it’s on, we need you here on the ninth.’” Pangborn will exhibit artwork with a focus on the theme of “humanity” at an opening reception for the 2018 Winter Paralympics in PyeongChang, South Korea o...

Artist Dominic Pangborn Honors Blessed Solanus Casey in Detroit

Tens of thousands of people flocked to the Solanus Casey Center the weekend of November 18, and their religious experience became all the more powerful thanks to a striking portrait by artist Dominic Pangborn. An estimated 65,000 people—including Pangborn—attended the beatification ceremony for the late Blessed Solanus Casey at Detroit’s Ford Field on November 18. It was a rare event held by the Catholic Church, which many see as the precursor to Casey being named the first-ever male Catholic sa...

Dominic Pangborn Selected to Honor Blessing of Father Solanus Casey

Art and religion have a long-standing history. Artist Dominic Pangborn will join that time-honored tradition by creating artwork of a beloved Detroit priest on his way to becoming a saint. Pangborn has been chosen by the St. Bonaventure Monastery and the Fr. Solanus Casey Center in Detroit to honor the blessing of Father Solanus Casey. Casey, who died on July 31, 1957, is undergoing beatification, an administrative act held by the Catholic Church where a person who died is declared blessed. Pope...