Thursday, March 31, 2011

Clayton Gallery and Outlaw Art Museum Project Title: LES Exposed (p.s. Suzannah B. Troy’s portrait of Mike Bloomberg is in it so be there!)

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Clayton Gallery and Outlaw Art Museum
Project Title: LES Exposed
Day and Time: May 7 & 8, 12:00pm-12:00am
Address: 161 Essex St, btwn E Houston & Stanton Sts
Topic: Storytelling & Local History, Art & Design
Format: Exhibition, Lecture/Discussion, Screening
An exhibition of long-time artists:  Anne Apparu, Nico Dios, Cheryl Dunn, Charles Gatewood, Kevin Harris, Troy Harris, Steven Hirsch, Curt Hoppe, LA II, Leslie Lowe, Pete Missing, Angel Orensanz, Jerry Pagane, Clayton Patterson, Elsa Rensaa, Q. Sakamaki, Shell Sheddy, Suzannah B. Troy.
Screenings: Captured, directed by Ben Solomon, Dan Levin, edited Jenner Furst & Dirty Old Town, directed Jenner Furst and  Dan Levin.

To my blog followers:   The portrait started out like this...than I added a red background and turned it in to a political poster lampooning Mike but by election night it turned in to ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray”  with Mike looking like a space alien turned burn victim.

Mayor Mike Bloomberg spent a record amount for an underwhelming win art response Suzannah B

Mayor Mike Bloomberg the portrait why the press did not want you to see this art

King mayor Mike bloomberg portrait yellow phase, rewind confronting Bloomberg John Gambling 

This was a very beautiful yellow phase and I talk about how people saw Munchs The Scream the hands holding Mike’s head but that was not intentional.

King mayor Mike Bloomberg, painting in process by Suzannah B. Troy , no to a third

The first time you see the painting....the beginning stage before I make in to a portrait!