The latest appearance of the London art scene in California has caught the attention of Zeitgeist Magazine who have asked me to write about it in this months Magazine. See the first piece here.
There have been some fabulous audience responses for this latest State-side group show -a sample below:
“London Calling” is a great compact survey of what’s going on in contemporary art in London at the moment” ~ William Moreno (William Moreno Contemporaries)
“ I came here to OCCCA see the work of my friend Carlos Burgos and was delighted with the entire “London Calling” exhibition.” ~ Kyriakos
I enjoy OCCCA and attend many artist receptions here – The “London Calling” exhibition is awesome – I especially loved the text Portraits created by text artist Nicola Anthony and also the interactive installation created by text artist Sylvia Morgado.” ~ Joni (Santa Ana based Artist / Dancer from The Santori Building) www.jonirenee.com
“Nice to see a new International flavor represented in Orange County” ~ Tm Gratkowski (Artist / Curator / Flagstop, Director)
“I came here from Los Angeles with Artist Johnny Naked. (I was fully clothed.) I have fully enjoyed this dynamic exhibition” ~ Michael Giancristiano (Artist/ Sculptor)
“London Calling is a eclectic array of art fusion from traditional to contemporary. We will recommend this exhibition as a must see to friends and colleagues.” ~ Stacy Kumagai (the southlands media monster) www.braingasm.com
“It is very refreshing to view contemporary art from England ! My favorite works were photo’s created by Artist Kimi Wilde. I so enjoyed her wit as she pokes fun at pop culture.” ~ Priscilla Lucia (Fullerton Community College Student)
“Great exhibition from the UK, my favorites were Nicola Anthony’s text piece “David Copperfield” and Carlos Burgos sculptural pieces.” ~Michael Chomick (Artist / Sculptor) www.michaelchomick.com
“London Calling” is a refreshing POV expressing contemporary British youth culture.
The exhibition is filled with a compelling array of artwork embracing themes from pop to political, retro to hipster and figurative to abstract.” ~ Sasha Darling www.belljarsf.com
Some snaps of the Private view below – see more pictures here