Our friends at Arrested Motion have a bunch of photos of the new Shag exhibition at the Corey Helford Gallery in Los Angeles. Shag's new work is darker, weirder, and more complex than anything he's done before and I was blown away when I saw it in person. Shag used Adobe illustrator to draw the pieces (which measure 6 feet x 4.5 feet) and they are printed on canvas. Shag told me each drawing took about a month. Each one is limited to five copies and they cost $5000 each. (Photo above by deeselby)
Openings: SHAG - “Autumn’s Come Undone” @ Corey Helford Gallery
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