STALE SMOKE

2017

Single electrode neon installed into Phillip Morris Cigarette cans circa 1940.  This work defies most neon expectations.  The  fresh neon tubing breathe new life to old these old otherwise obsolete relics of American History.

SUNSET IN NEON

2018

Inspired by a lifetime struggle with General Anxiety Disorder, Sunset In Neon, was designed as sensory therapy.  The warm and cool neon tones and infinite pattern can bring a sense of calm.  Viewers have been known to find themselves breathing deeper when viewing this work.

UNFUCK YOURSELF

2017

"I really believe that we come into this world with a pure heart, un-jaded, free from hurt, and when we have this pure heart it allows us to give love more freely.  The simple truth is life has a way of fucking us up.  This piece is intended to encourage my viewers to heal their "fucked up" parts if you will and get back to that place where love is our first instinct" - Tory DiPietro

BE NICE OR FUCKING LEAVE - HOUSE RULES, RULE #1

2017

Tory's most popular and replicated work to date.  Used without her permission by restaurants and businesses across the globe.

SAVED BY THE MAX

2018

Tory had the pleasure of providing all neon to the Saved By The Max pop up museum in West Hollywood.  Named by People Magazine and Forbes as the #1 pop-up museum in the USA

SIGN OF THE TIMES

2018

Discouraged with the state of social media and art and drained from her work repeatedly being copied from social media outlits, DiPietro created this work as the first piece in an upcoming series on the human relationship with social media

TO THE MOON & NEVER BACK

2018

Composed of scrap plywood, recycled CDs, resin, glitter, four colors of neon tubing, and a strong desire to leave earth

HALO KIBBLES

2018

An infatuation with sparkles, space, rainbows, light, and death is the inspiration behind this work, it is the first completed piece in Tory's series using CDs and other recycled media.

EYE OF ILLUMINATI

2018

Installed at Netflix, this piece was an original design for @_alexhirsch_ and has three lighting options.

THE WOLF

September 2017

Inspired by the polarity of good and evil that resides in all of us Tory created this work reminding us the importance of what we choose to feed our hearts.

FLICKER

2017

This piece is probably the most personal in Tory's body of work.  Created as a statement of forgiveness to herself and in memory of her father, Flicker serves to fill the darkness of grief and loss.  Inspired by the @atmosphere song of the same name and properly homed to the group.  The work can be seen in their 2018 music video, Jerome.

PACIFICA PROJECT

2018

Two part project for @pacificabeauty

HENNESSEY & REGRET

2018

original design of @lalaromero lyrics with photo by @la_reflections

SELF PORTRAIT

2018

its clear from her work that DiPietro's is greatly inspired by the heart.  This piece is intended to give her viewers a glimpse into her own.

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GENTRIFICATION

2018

As a native to Los Angeles this work explores DiPietro's struggles to accept environmental changes created by big business, transplants, and the extremely wealthy

HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS

2018

created as one of three permanent installations for @mrcooperhomeloans as part of the #keepingcorporatecool campaign 

LIFE - IT JUST HURTS

2018

self-explanatory statement on being alive

GOLDEN STATE OF MIND

2017

custom creation for one of Tory's regular clients @dentonhousedesign

RETRO TV

2018

custom retro tv for one of Tory's best friends, boro glass artist  @reynasays

NASTY WOMAN

2017

Created as a badge of pride and power for women DiPietro made this work as her own way of coming to terms with the backwards motion of womens rights during the Trump administration.

NO SMOKING WITHOUT ME -   HOUSE RULES, RULE #2

2018

An avid user and supporter of marijuana this piece explores Tory's lighter creative side and gives her audience a glimpse into her personality and  habits

STAY WIERD

2018

a simple and obvious piece of work on the importance of being yourself

NEON HEART - ALICORN OF LIGHT LOVE AND KINDNESS

2018

The third piece in Tory's series comprised of CDs and other recycled media.  This neon pinata is designed to get viewers back in touch with their inner child and the simple most important things in life. Such as light, love, and kindness

YOU GLOW GIRL

2017

One of DiPietro's first works and the inspiration behind the 2017 show she organized which featured over 25 female artists in different crafts and various women in cannabis, the first of its kind

DIAMOND IN THE BACK

2018

Curtis Mayfeild lyrics for @hellostrangerla

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MY FAKE GRASS OR YOURS?

2018

The second piece in DiPietro's series on humans and social media, this work shines an honest light into the darker side of social media.   The artist was inspired to create this work after watching a video you can see here.

GUT FEELING - LOVE AT FIRST LIGHT

2018

Gut Feeling: Noun. gut feeling (plural gut feelings) (idiomatic) An instinct or intuition; an immediate or basic feeling or reaction without a logical rationale. Don't think too hard just go with your gut feeling. 

With this work the artist visually shows us a gut feeling.

 

©2018 Tory DiPietro 1983 - INFINITY

Los Angeles, CA, USA