KCET | A Year-End List for Los Angeles Murals

December 24 2011 . 01:01am

For a city with a moratorium on murals, the art form managed to be in the public eye in 2011. Street art took its place alongside traditional works, vintage works were restored, policy and enforcement were being questioned–all while ordinances that stopped new mural works from going up on private walls were being reviewed.

If you are not saddled with year-end list fatigue, here’s a timeline of some mural stories from the year.

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Micailhuitl opening reception: November 14th 2009

November 11 2009 . 07:03pm

 

 
Micailhuitl
 

Opening Reception: November 14th
7pm to Close
During the Downtown Artwalk in Pomona

An Exhibition Celebrating the Gathering of Souls Inspired by the Lives that Have Gone.

On view will be artwork by the following artists:

Kiki Platas
Chuey Quintanar
Antonio Mejia
Pint
Gregg Stone
Carlos Torres
Vyal
Carlos Rojas
Espi
Ricardo Estrada
Abel Ochoa
Fonzy
Johnathan Hernandez
Stan Corona
Evan Skrederstu
Chris Brand
Summer
Oscar Magallanes
Alan Padilla
Spider
Gator Graphics
Real
Horichuey
Goethe
James Spencer Griggs
Tony Salgado
Diego Garcia
Clarens Monroy
 

Address: 565 W. 2nd Street, Unit 5, Pomona, CA 91766

Crewest
110 Winston St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
ph | 213-627-8272

www.crewest.com

 

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Man One’s first solo exhibition in almost 5 years | Graffiti Spirits

September 28 2009 . 01:51pm

Crewest Gallery opens a new exhibition this Saturday "Graffiti Spirits" an embracing solo show and retrospective by re-known graffiti artist Man One.
This marks Man One’s first solo exhibition in almost 5 years. The month long retrospective highlights this prolific artist’s career and makes available many important works rarely exhibited before.

" Bold, colorful art strokes. …A leading urban muralist/artist enhancing the definition of art today is Los Angeles native Man One."

Opening Reception: Saturday, October 3rd, 2009 from 6-10pm

Crewest
110 Winston St.
Los Angeles, CA 90013
ph | 213-627-8272

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UNIFICATION THEORY – Art Band/Live Painting at Crewest Gallery

January 08 2009 . 12:17pm



Unification Theory is a band composed of visual artists, DJs and musicians. Each member of the group is well-known in his respective medium. The concept of Unification Theory is street futurism: visualizing the possibilities of the future through the prisms of Graffiti, Hip Hop, Digital Artwork, Funk, Techno and Jazz. The unification of these diverse creative minds builds new visual and sonic structures. This innovative collaboration of live painting, live music and DJ mixing is a new form of performance.

MUSIC GENRE:
Jazz-Funk-Techno-Hip Hop-Electronic Music

BAND MEMBERS:

1. Overton Loyd: P-Funk painting
2. Man One: graffiti painting
3. Gustavo Alberto Garcia Vaca: abstract digital artwork/painting

For more information visit: http://www.crewest.com/artists/utheory.html

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