Ben Venom’s present solo show at Guerrero gallery in San Francisco looks incredible. If you’re in the Bay Location make confident check the only art show that each headbanging heshers as nicely as your 80 year old grandma will enjoy.
“Guerrero Gallery is pleased to present, I Call The Shots, an exhibition of new performs by Ben Venom. Presenting a reinterpretation of two seemingly opposing forces, the extremes of Heavy Metal culture and the tradition of handmade craft, Venomʼs juxtaposition of the two forces outcomes in a collision that is vibrant and intricate. His capacity to associate every single component of his primary medium, old band t-shirts which he personally connects with in some way or an additional, with the grand scheme of his pieces, is evidence of the thoughtful and enduring approach behind his craft. Venomʼs function lends to his potential to masterfully develop related concepts, sketch the designs in consideration of the significant-scale puzzle piece patterns they will evolve into, and then patiently execute with needle and thread. In Venomʼs words, his perform “is significant, nevertheless attempts to take on a B film Horror film style, exactly where even the beasts of Metal need to have a warm blanket to sleep with.”
The exhibit runs by means of July 7th, 2012.