Calling all Art Connoisseurs, the Marty Walk Art Gallery will host a reception for an opening exhibition in honor of Artist Wayne White from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2010. I Fell 37 miles to Earth 100 years ago is the theme for White’s work. This exhibit encompasses a variety of new paintings and sculptures and is yet another free event that will run through March 20, 2010.
White is a Los Angeles based artist that received his B.F.A. from Middle Tennessee State University. He has been consistently and successfully showing his work and participating in numerous exhibits since 1991. White is noted for incorporating text into his paintings and sculptures. These unique and modern assemblages of words and phrases captivate the viewer as they spiral throughout the colorful eye-popping paintings.
Wayne White is not only a talented artist he is the co-creator of the Emmy-Award winning show, Pee-Wee’s Playhouse. He has also directed television shows, advertisements, and music videos. Peter Gabriel and The Smashing Pumpkins are clients that have utilized his creativity and skill.
White’s exhibits have been highlighted at several top museums and galleries in the United States. Recent exhibitions include Big Lectric Fan to Keep Me Cool While I Sleep (Rice Gallery in Houston) and Beauty is Embarrassing (Art Miami Basel Installation).
The Marty Walker Gallery is located at 2135 Farrington Street in Dallas, Texas. Directions to the Gallery are as follows:
• DIRECTIONS: located between the Anatole Hotel and Irving Blvd. Take Oak Lawn west of I-35 to Irving Blvd. Turn right. Go to Manufacturing Street, turn right, and then turn left on Farrington. The gallery is at the end of the street on the left.
Gallery hours are from Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment. For more information contact Owner, Marty Walker or Director, Billy Zinser at 214.749.0066 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Email Elisha at email@example.com.