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Linda Vallejo: Artillery Magazine “Pick of the Week” Artillery Magazine By Annabel Osberg October 4, 2017 Excerpt: “Linda Vallejo’s show titled “Keepin’ It Brown” affects an antique store atmosphere. Folksily arranged ceramic figurines stand atop pedestals. Walls are adorned with framed pictures of celebrities and pieces appearing as needlepoint. Embedded in this homey pop-culture veneer is sharp cultural commentary. Many of the...

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Weaving Cultures ChimMaya Gallery November 5 Los Angeles, CA An exhibition by women….celebrating diversity, unity, and cross-cultural acceptance. We’ve invited an extraordinary group of artists to participate in a new exhibition in our gallery, showcasing the talents of established, mid-career, and emerging artists. Weaving Cultures is a blending of styles, themes, mediums, and cultural diversity, that embodies the artwork and makeup...

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The Brown Oscars We Choose Art and The Mezz Gallery at The Montalbán Theatre in collaboration with bG Gallery Exhibition dates: February 27—March 12, 2018 “Red carpet” opening reception: March 1, 7—10 pm Oscars after party: Sunday, March 4, 9—11 pm “With a bit of brown paint, Linda Vallejo draws attention to the absence of Mexican American culture in the mainstream.” – Carolina A. Miranda, Los Angeles Times We Choose...

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We Need Protests. And Paintings. The New York Times By Héctor Tobar January 27, 2018 Excerpt: ‘The history of Latino diaspora art in Los Angeles shows that even small, local works can produce big cultural shifts. In the 1970s, a group of Los Angeles artists at the barrio gallery Self-Help Graphics wanted their community to celebrate the beauty of Mexican culture. So they worked to recreate Mexican “Día de los Muertos” (Day of...

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LA Art Show LA Convention Center Los Angeles, CA Exhibition Dates: January 10, 2018—January 14, 2018 bG Gallery is excited to be participating in the 2018 LA Art Show. bG will be located at booth 533 and will have special projects throughout the fair. bG Gallery will be hosting artists Allois, Fred Tieken, Shen Li, Jimmy Reagan, Kaye Freeman, Susan Lizotte, Jack Reilly, Campbell Laird, Gay Summer Rick, Ilya Schar, John Szabo, Simone...

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Signs of the Times By Ann Landi Vasari21 December 26, 2017 Excerpt: “Vasari21 members weigh in on a depressing political climate Artists have always responded to the temper of their times. War and catastrophe, social inequities and racial injustice, corrupt politicians and noble heroes often bring out the best in artists—think of Goya’s Third of May, David’s Death of Marat, or Picasso’s Guernica. Social satirists like Daumier...

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