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Peter Chan - Simple Things Reception at GR2

In what has to be one of the larger showings of support at GR2, Peter Chan's inaugural solo exhibition, Simple Things shined brightly this past Saturday. His parents came from Taiwan and plenty of friends, artists, students, and co-workers came though and enjoyed the evening. I'd like to thank all of you as a Peter's friend and show host.  The works in Simple Things span the gallery and if you don't know him, see @pixelpchan on Instagram. The works are as incredible in person as you see online. His color choices and interpretations are unique and we're happy to host him. See more photos of the opening at flickr.com

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GR2: Mari Inukai exhibition, Marilla Blue and Orange Reception Photo Set

Mari Inukai's exhibition, Marilla Blue and Orange took place this past saturday evening. Friends, family, and new and old fans came to visit. Under the vast array of oil paintings and drawings that you can't see, is the tedious effort put in beforehand. Mari put in a great effort and showed some new directions. The screen that's on the middle island table displayed a 12 minute projection of Mari's animation projects including Blue and Orange which screened at Sundance Film Festival. It was nice to see people's faces looking up and watching, and then continuing to the art on the walls.  We'll put the art work online for sale shortly and we'll notify you in a blog post. Flickr Photo...

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GR2: Banana Flats - Ako Castuera - Closing Event

Join us at Giant Robot 2 for Banana Flats Closing Event Sunday Sept 28th at Giant Robot 2 (GR2 Gallery) 4-6pm 2062 Sawtelle Blvd, LA, CA 90025 310.445.9276 Scheduled events: Pocket Lady, cash and carry pieces, perhaps some 2D art. We'll update the information as it becomes available.    The exhibition press release: There are no Bananas in Banana Flats. "Banana Flats" is an idea for a place where the mind is free. It's a land of non- geographical dimensions, a twilight zone of creative energy where nature and imagination come into synthesis.  It is an environment capable of supporting an abundance of life, impossible for us to witness from Earth except through a portal of artistic expression.  Fragile but tenacious,...

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