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Dreams of Eames: Mid Century Modern Inspired Art Group Show

April 1, 2010
5:00 pmto9:00 pm

Elroy Artspace Gallery in Portland, Oregon is featuring mid century modern inspired art in “Dreams of Eames” group show on April 1st, 2010. The show is a tribute to the iconic mid century modern designer, Charles Eames. The art for this show is exemplifies the palette, technique or subject matter relating to the period, and to Eamesʼ own design tenets.

Dreams of Eames Group Show

Event Summary
What: “Dreams of Eames” Group Show
When: April 1, 2010 5pm-9pm
Where: Elroy Artspace Gallery, 1720 NW Lovejoy #103 (Pearl District), Portland, Oregon 97209
More Information: Call Elroy Art Agency at 503-609-0509

Participating Artists:
El Gato Gomez is the show-name of CZM, a Pittsburgh-based artist. Her work is a caricature of the modern design revolution, and from the premise of encouraging playfulness and wild creativity while maintaining the dignity of form and balance.

El Gato Gomez

Joel Pirela is a graphic and custom knife designer from Miami, FL, who translates mid century modern furniture, architecture and important figures of the 1950’s into basic graphic forms to communicate a message where the lines and colors speak loudly.

Joel Pirela

George Perrouʼs art is inspired by mid-century animation, and gives nods to Miro, Kandinsky and Calder. Perrou’s is a style all his own, painting colorful abstractions of reality onto the canvas using retro and modern colors in acrylic. George lives and paints in the creative epicenter of Portland, Oregon.

George Perrou

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  2. Joeon 17 May 2010 at 11:10 am

    The Show was a hit! Elroy is now curating an amazing MCM-inspired restaurant in Portland, named ‘The Original’, and after the “Dreams of Eames” show we moved several of the pieces over to The Original for its first art opening show: “Hot, Fresh & Percolated”…a beautiful place and a gorgeous show! – lookie here: http://elroyartspace.weebly.com/hot-fresh–percolated-at-the-original.html

    …and here are some show pics from the “Dreams of Eames” show for your enjoyment: http://bit.ly/Weebly_Dreams

    Thanks for posting our event and for your great MCM work! -Joe

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