Designed for Extinction is a solo exhibition featuring the paintings of Los Angeles-based artist Todd Schorr, a leading figure in the world of Pop Surrealism and the “lowbrow.” Schorr is undeniably inspired by Renaissance masters such as Hieronymus Bosch, Pieter Bruegel, and Salvador Dali, as well as the early animated cartoons of Walt Disney and Max Fleischer, underground comics best exemplified by Zap, and classic films from the 1930’s such as King Kong and Frankenstein. His highly polished, fantastic paintings are intricate narratives about evolution and the plight of man. www.toddschorr.com /
Virtual Tour Walk through Designed for Extinction on the Hurley website
Saturday, September 11, 3pm Conversation with Todd Schorr and Ben Maltz Gallery Director Meg Linton
Limited-edition Hurley t-shirt with Todd Schorr graphic and exhibition brochure with poster available in the gallery, $10 each, $15 if purchased together.