Dave Lebow’s pulpy paintings are horror/adventure fan fantasies come to life. Voluptuous women, scary creatures, bizarre hominids, and strange worlds collide and merge. Lebow created the the Doomsday Killer paintings in the second to last story arc on the TV series Dexter, which showed last year at La Luz de Jesus, and now he’s back at the gallery with “Weird Tales” that opens tonight at La Luz. Also hanging, the amazing and playful GERMS who also takes the viewer to strange places with his colorful pastiches in a news series “Cacaphony.” Artists receptin is Friday february 7 from 8pm to 11pm.
Here’s a look at Dave in studio, showing his process.
Photos: Lee Joseph.
Dave Lebow, “Weird Tales” and GERMS “Cacophony”
February 7 to March 2, 2014La Luz de Jesus
4633 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027