SIMONE GAD – Male Pinup Collages
August 4 - September 3
This mini-retrospective of self-taught artist Simone Gad’s male pinup collage/painting-assemblages, begun in 1995, features 3 series: Vintage pinups from the 1940s with Clowns and Animal Rescue Drawings on paper; John Mozzer-Golden Age of Porn Star 1970s/80 collab with animal rescue drawings on paper collages; and 1992 Porn Magazines Pinups with collage/assemblage acrylic on canvas, also with animal rescue drawings.
On View: August 4 – September 3
Opening Event: August 5, 6-8pm
Simone Gad is a Getty Museum Sponsored Pacific Standard Time Artist who is also included in Lyn Kienholz’s encyclopedia L.A.Rising/So Cal Artists Before 1980; MoMA/PS1 Archives; Simone Gad/Monique Knowlton Gallery – NYC New Talent Exhibition; Smithsonian Library Archives-LAICA Journals 1970s; ONE National LGBTQ Artists Archives Library-USC; National Portrait Gallery Library Archives; and National Woman’s Museum Library Archives.