Sunday, October 30, 2011

Halloween Projection Art



I will be exhibiting my projection art on the streets of Los Angeles for Halloween. I will be showing video art from "Return of the Dark Owl" and "The Fold" tomorrow night at Berlin Currywurst in Los Angeles. Come out and see my spooky art come alive on the walls. I will also be giving away sticker, postcards, t-shirts and more!

3827 W Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles
CA, 90026

Halloween Night
October 31, 2011
7pm-10pm

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Fist Pump!

Los Angeles street artist Homo Riot will be having a show at Hold Up Art in downtown. The opening is this Saturday, October 22.



From the press release:
Hold Up Art presents Fist Pump, a collection of new work from Los Angeles-based activist and street artist Homo Riot, whose highly charged and sometimes sexually explicit imagery, became part of the city’s social landscape in response to the 2008 passing of Proposition 8 (a measure on the state ballot that overturned the California Supreme Court's ruling that same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry). Homo Riot's message started out as a “fuck you” to the supporters of Prop 8, but has morphed into something larger and more profound. Seen now as an emblem of pride and strength to the gay community, Homo Riot’s work has become a line of communication to young gays who feel they’ve been shunned by mainstream society and a call to action for silenced and closeted gays. 
“The work in this show explores the dichotomy between the often hidden and dark realms of gay life and the simultaneous desire for visible exuberance,” says Homo Riot of Fist Pump. “In these pieces, the fusion of these disparate concepts leads to awkward explosions of ‘pride’ and na├»ve outbursts of youthful anger and rage.”We hope to see you there, and if you can't make it out, please stay tuned for more updates with photos and special information on art and limited editions from the event.

Opening Reception of FIST PUMP on October 22nd, 7pm - 11pm


Hold Up Art
358 E. 2nd St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Monday, October 10, 2011

Crack... What you Crave




WHERE:
Sunset Blvd. Across from Intelligentsia

Sunset Junction, Silver Lake, Los Angeles
Medium: Wheat Paste Posters
Artist: Ron English