Save the Date: “Yare: One More Dance” by Cristobal Valecillos, a PST LA/LA Exhibition – Saturday October 21st
One of the most exciting exhibitions for PST LA/LA will be Cristobal Valecillos “Yare: One More Dance” at Timothy Yarger Fine Art, that opens’s this weekend.
Cristobal Valecillos will be invoking the annual Los Diablos de Yare festival of his home country of Venezuela by creating a stunning collection of eight handcrafted masks, for his new exhibition. Each unique mask was sculpted using repurposed materials while remaining faithful to the festival’s tradition.
The artist has also created a series of stunning photographs of the masks against a backdrop of iconic LA landmarks. These provocative and compelling images incorporate the joys and challenges of the contemporary human spirit.
Check out the teaser video here
Don’t miss the opening Saturday October 21st, which will include a live performance of the traditional Los Diablos de Yare dance. This event will occur in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District (NOT in Beverly Hills). RSVP required. Limited space/one night only.
The exhibition will continue October 23rd – November 30th at Timothy Yarger Fine Art in Beverly Hills.
More about Cristobal Valecillos:
Cristobal Valecillos distinguished career includes, art direction, music videos, consumer products, commercials and photography. His fine art practice utilizes recycled and repurposed materials to create provocative environments which he then photographs.
More about Timothy Yarger Fine Art:
Timothy Yarger Fine Art established in 1995 represents modern and contemporary painters, print-makers, photographers and sculptors. The gallery is proud to be an official participating gallery for a second time with The Getty’s Pacific Standard Time initiative.
“Yare: One More Dance” by Cristobal Valecillos
October 23rd – November 30th
Timothy Yarger Fine Art
354 North Bedford Drive, Beverly Hills, 90210.
Saturday October 21st (7:30 -10:00pm)
Includes a performance of the traditional Los Diablos de Yare dance.
Opening Reception Address:
Pan Pacific Warehouse
544 Mateo Street
DTLA Arts District