LUCCA DRAKE APARICIO
Lucca, known also by his artist moniker SulkingDrake, was a native Angeleno and abstract gestural expressionist who passed away in 2019 at the age of 17. An astonishingly prolific artist for his age, Lucca created multimedia, abstract works using a variety of material, including acrylic, oil and spray paint, watercolor, industrial dyes, resin, pen and ink, and assemblage. His craft extended to poetry and digital creative media, including edited photography, use of text, and mashup film. His work is dominated by studies of composition and color theory.