A warm thank you to everyone who came out for last Saturday’s opening reception! Rich Jacobs and Albert Reyes deserved the recognition for all their hard work, and we were happy to have them in the gallery to celebrate with friends. Take a look at some pictures from the opening reception and be sure to stop by White Walls Gallery before October 3rd to see this one of a kind show.
Rich Jacobs’ final touch to the installation
Albert Reyes, Ian Johnson, and Rich Jacobs
Jesse Hazelip and Laiyna Magana
Christian has the beats on lock down
Richard Colman and friend
Albert with friends
Kate, Rich, and Spencer
Ramblin Worker and Justin Giarla
See more at our flickr page or check out The Shooting Gallery’s opening photos.
The Future Is So Bright
New Works by Albert Reyes
Opening Reception: September 12th, 2009 from 7pm till 11pm.
Show runs through: October 3rd, 2009 and is open to the public.
White Walls is proud to present a new body of work by Albert Reyes this September. Reyes questions culture, race and the idea of self through autobiographical illustrations. Please join us for the opening reception on September 12th, 2009 from 7pm till 11pm.
Albert Reyes’ new body of work reflects a unique hybrid of contemporary pop culture and classical art theory. His graphite pencil and ballpoint pen illustrations are drawn on the inside of book covers offering cohesiveness to the diverse imagery. He incorporates everything from pop icons and politicians to the girl next door. Reyes draws realistic yet surreal portraits with a bit of street credibility, often referencing jailhouse art, graffiti and Los Angeles Latino culture. Each piece is composed with diverse measures of contemplation and is often accompanied with poetic words and emotion. Continue reading
Posted in Albert Reyes, White Walls Gallery
Tagged Albert Reyes, art exhibition, art show, drawings, lowbrow art, new works, opening reception, Press Release, San Francisco art event, urban art