Closet Cases: Artists' Self Portraits at Happy
May 1 - June 28, 2009
Opening reception: Friday, May 1 from 6-9 pm
Happy is pleased to present Closet Cases, a group show organized by Paul Evans. Closet Cases features drawings by 22 artists, each a self portrait on notepad paper and index cards. Housed in Happy's small yet pristine changing room, Closet Cases brings together artists of different styles and genres to exploit and celebrate the simple act of drawing. Artists include:
Sean Bradshaw (Los Angeles), Paul Evans (Los Angeles), Corina Gamma (Los Angeles), Julie Goodwin (Baltimore), Lizzie Goodwin (Los Angeles), Corrie Gregory (Los Angeles), Ryan Hill (Washington, DC), John Kieltyka (Seattle), Donald Krieger (Los Angeles), Midge Lynn (Los Angeles), Nuttaphol Ma (Los Angeles), Shaw Osha (Olympia), Christopher Pennock (New York), Lisa Ruyter (Vienna), Linda Sena (Los Angeles), Michael Slimmer (Los Angeles), Carl Smith (Los Angeles), Jordan Steinberg (Los Angeles), Laura Sharp Wilson (Salt Lake City), Karen Frimkess Wolff (Los Angeles), Jeremy Yoder (Los Angeles), Liz Young (Los Angeles).
HAPPY is a local resource for well designed home and lifestyle accessories. HAPPY features revolving art shows curated by and showing local and international artists, and stocks items from boutique plants to vintage jewelry, all edited down and staged to create a happy space full of inspiring gifts and thoughtful embellishments.
HAPPY is part of the Los Feliz Art Walk. A "new" collaborative venture in the Los Feliz Village community of Los Angeles seeking to bring together Los Feliz artists, galleries, studios and others to support the arts. It is held on the first Friday of every month. Maps and listings are available at www.losfelizartwalk.org
Gallery/Store Hours: Mon-Sat 11-7, Sun 12-5
4675 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027