My Home is My Brain

My Home is My Brain

"Beautiful Cell" Acrylic on canvas, 4 x 5 ft., 2013My Home is My Brain
Paintings and Drawings by Gabriel Villa
Public Reception
Friday, March 1, 2013
6 – 9 pm
Exhibition continues through
February 25 – April 19, 2013

Many of Villa’s paintings and drawings function like “momento mori” meditating on our relationship with time and our slow progression toward obscurity. His highly iconographic works wrestle with issues of poverty, disparities of empowerment, and the social surveillance of a highly policed city.

“The specific meanings behind my artist’s portrayal have their basis
in human value.”  – Gabriel Villa

Triton College Fine Arts Gallery
J – Building
2000 Fifth Ave.
River Grove IL, 60171