Tugboat Gallery proudly presents "Celebrity chef mauled by flock of poorly drawn birds, crunchy doodles . . . shut up and let me draw." featuring George Sisson, Lara McCoy-Rolofson and John McKie, opening First Friday December 4th with DJ ol' moanin'.
The familiar will be transformed into a giant spicy meatball.
george sisson is a 42 year old boy person. Learn more about his work by looking at it.
Through sucking down bottles of hot sauce, Lara channels her spicy visions on gel pen drawings. She likes to stay in bed drinking milk with her nightmares. Current age is 25.
I live on the England/Scotland border, pretty out of the way of things. I started making pictures at the end of 2011 just for fun. I just kind of make it up as I go along. I suppose I mainly think about corruption, futility, media brainwashing, advertising, celebrity, injustice, death, politics, science, spirituality, religion etc. and how fantastic and capable we are as a species but how little we do really, me included. Yes it really is Comedy Central in my head (actually most of the time, it really is. There's often hilarity in dire stuff). On the other hand the universe is unfolding exactly as it should, as it says in The Desiderata, and is perfect.
I read that Vincent van Gogh said the World was perfect, and that was just before he shot himself. So the story went. Maybe that's not true but I still believe him whether he said it or not. Since starting my pictures have sold in quite large numbers which wasn't my initial intention, but I'm not complaining.
Friday, December 4: 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Monday-Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays: Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Sundays: 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Tugboat Gallery is located above Gomez Art Supply. Elevator entrance at 1410 'O' Street. Questions answered by Gomez Art Supply at 402-477-6200.