Bryan Helfand is a Freelance Artist who's primary focus is on creating original mixed media paintings, wood carvings and murals. His passion for surfing and love of the ocean influenced his subject matter and molded his unique style. His art is a reflection of what he sees, feels and experiences in and around the ocean. His art revolves around the use of light, color, contrast, texture, depth, energy, balance and flow. He paints with acrylics on 100% repurposed wood that incorporates hand-cut 3D carvings and glossy resin. Bryan's art has shown in solo and group shows in California, Hawaii and Japan. In 2012 he was commissioned by Facebook to paint a 153 sq. ft. mural inside of their headquarters located in Menlo Park, CA. He resides in San Diego's North County.