Opening Reception with the Artist: Saturday, April 27th from 7-9pm
Mexican painter Gabriela Villarreal is one of our most popular abstract artists. These dynamic paintings capture the vitality and color of the environment where she grew up in Monterrey, Mexico, and her earthy color palette is accented by delicate touches of metallic golds. The artist will be visiting us from Mexico for the opening reception.
Opening Reception with the Artists: Saturday, May 11th from 7-9pm
This year for WEST, we will be showcasing a group exhibition of contemporary artwork selected from over 700 entries from across Texas. The collection will include all original work ranging from acrylic, watercolor, and graphite, to mixed media and sculpture.
This exhibition will remain on display through Sunday, June 9th.
Huge sale on damaged Jermaine Rogers posters and handbills, plus a limited quantity of vinyl figures, skate decks, & surprise items. Damage ranges from slight scuffs or bent corners, to torn edges, printing flaws, or scratched ink. This offering is a rare treat for JR fans and collectors, and we will be respecting the artists wishes and ground rules. “Poster Buddies” are allowed! Read on for details
Thursday, Apr. 25th from 5-9pm Friday, Apr. 26th from 5-9pm
Mexican abstract painter Gabriela Villarreal has over 24 years of experience exhibiting her work in galleries around the world. Gabriela will be offering an intensive painting workshop at Ao5 Gallery two days before her upcoming new solo exhibition. Students will learn a variety of mixed media techniques, and will create up to two of their own pieces of art, ready to bring home at the end of the course. All experience levels welcome.
Ao5 Gallery is the Best Gallery in Texas, Second Year Running
Each spring the American Art Awards board selects their 25 Best Galleries and Museums in America, choosing only one museum or gallery per state per year. Selections are based on years established, industry reputation, online buzz, location, size, socially relevant exhibits, motivational and educational programs, represented artists as well as artist, client and visitor references.