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Lunch with Eamon Ore-Giron: For the Peruvian American artist, tiny Intiraymi offers the taste and feel of Peru

Lunch with Eamon Ore-Giron: For the Peruvian American artist, tiny Intiraymi offers the taste and feel of Peru

Los Angeles Times

November 21, 2018

For 19 years, Peruvian restaurant Intiraymi has occupied a corner spot on this mall, its principal marker a sign that bears a plastic chicken enveloped in plastic flame and an improvised wall of mesquite wood that stands before the front door. For 10 of those years, Peruvian American artist Eamon Ore-Giron has been a regular patron, materializing for the bountiful lunch specials ($9.95 — soup and bread included), and their well-rendered seco de cordero, lamb stew simmered in cilantro and corn beer.

Eamon Ore-Giron: ‘Smuggling the Sun’

Eamon Ore-Giron: ‘Smuggling the Sun’

New York Times

June 27, 2013

Eamon Ore-Giron’s paintings are smart, exceptionally likable and deceptively modest. Working on raw linen with a neat touch and brightly colored matte paints, he creates intricate, jaunty compositions of geometric elements — circles, triangles, diamonds and crescents — that call to mind late Kandinsky. They also pointedly hint at Latin American motifs.