Devin Wildes’s recent paintings respond to photographssent to him from friends and family.Inlarge swathsof bright, flat color, and delicate details, they conveyrural and urban scenesin both the U.S. and abroad.
Wildes has presented work in exhibitions throughout the Twin Cities, including We Are Not Disposable (2020), Groundswell at Artspace Jackson Flats (2019), and Underwater at Interact Gallery (2019). He has won several 1st place awards for the Davinci Fest in Stillwater, MN, and in 2014, one of his paintings was used on promotional banners and t-shirts for The Autism 5K. Wildes has been a featured artist on PBS, The Pioneer Press, The Star Tribune, and Architectural Digest. He uses his platform as an artist and public speaker to advocate for the rights of people with autism.