Future conceptualism is a term used to describe a type of art that deals with ideas and concepts related to the future. This can include a wide range of media and styles, but generally, future conceptualism is characterized by a focus on themes such as progress and the future of humanity. These paintings are highly imaginative and surreal, incorporating elements of science fiction and other speculative fiction genres. Overall, these paintings for sale that are classified as future conceptualism offer a unique and thought-provoking glimpse into what the future might hold.

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Future Conceptualism is a revolutionary technique developed by Paul Ygartua. It is a technique of reverse painting on transparent plexiglass, similar to Cloisonne Enamelling. This was an ancient method of the Chinese (whose history can date back to over 500 years) whereby a single line is etched out depicting the subject matter. Then each area painted separately, creating a collage of color in a mosaic effect. 

This is a complex technique, conveying a powerful presence. A mixed media mosaic cubistic style inlaid with gold or silver, creating the design and separating the colours. It is a distortion of the subject matter, an original abstract with a sculptural effect. The element of lucidity is created through color separation combining fluorescent metallics, enamels and acrylics.

This medium I developed in 1986 and continued developing this style till the early 90’s. It is just recently that I have re-entered the challenge of working with this extraordinary medium which allows me to experiment more with my design concepts creating an ultra modern effect.

All Future Conceptualism paintings,reverse painted on plexiglass are museum quality framed (silverleaf from Spain,Italy,etc) Please note on occasion there is a reflection in the photo from the plexiglass and all borders are even. All native paintings here are on exhibit at Eagle Spirit Gallery and abstract,modern work at Ukama Gallery. 

EAGLE SPIRIT GALLERY 1803 Maritime Mews, Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.

UKAMA GALLERY 1802 Maritime Mews, Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.



Plexiglass reverse painting depicting a west coast native village.

GOLDEN CANOE – Reverse Plexiglass with silver frame 48″ x 78″ $10,000 CAD SOLD

























For more information on FUTURE CONCEPTUALISM (Plexiglass Collection) please contact us

Prices from $6,000.00 – $20,000.00

Sizes from 48 x 48″ (121x121cm) up to 96 x 48″ diptych (243x121cm)

Larger works with sections, up to any size can be commissioned for building foyers, large entrances and offices.



Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C