SAVE THE DATE : Opening Reception of Over the Influence Gallery with an Inaugural Exhibition Featuring Alexandre Farto AKA Vhils – Thursday February 22nd
Celebrate the opening of another exciting new gallery in the Arts District – Over the Influence. where they will be premiering the first Los Angeles show of Portuguese artist Alexandre Farto AKA Vhils, at their new location. The exhibition, entitled “Annihilation,” will feature new mixed media works that address among other things, life in the big city.
Known for his public murals that appear carved into the wall, this new work includes carved wooden doors, acid-etched metal plates, styrofoam dioramas, hand-carved billboards, and newly developed concrete sculptures.
For this upcoming premiere event, Vhils will create a dynamic conceptual exhibit allowing viewers the opportunity to reflect on international issues including the environment, globalized development, and the experience of living in a city like Los Angeles.
Stay tuned for our preview article by Cartwheel Art’s new contributor Shana Nys Dambrot
Annihilation by Alexandre Farto AKA Vhils
Feb. 23 – April 1
Feb. 22nd, 6-9 PM
Over the Influence
833 East 3rd Street
Downtown Los Angeles Arts District
LA, CA 90013