Preview of ‘ The Gilded Age’ in Juxtapoz’s September Issue

September Juxtapoz

Thinkspace’s September exhibition ‘The Gilded Age‘ featuring new work from artists Aaron Horkey, Esao Andrews, and Joao Ruas received a ten page spread in the latest Juxtapoz. Now available on newsstands and online, make sure to pick up a issue of the September Juxtapoz to see an incredible preview of the work that will be at Thinkspace this fall.  A great piece in which all three artists were interviewed.

Gilded Age Juxtapoz

 

João Ruas at work on his mural for ‘YORE’ – opening this Saturday at Thinkspace

Day 3 of install for João Ruas' new show 'YORE'
João starts to lay in the details
João at work
Close up look at João Ruas' mural for 'YORE'
João Ruas ‘The Nemean Lion' - Pastel and watercolor on Fabriano paper - 14.2x14.2 inches (2011)

João Ruas
‘YORE’

Reception with the artist:
Sat, Nov. 5th 5-8PM

On view Nov. 5th – Nov. 26th

Digital preview for ‘YORE‘ from Joao Ruas:
www.thinkspacegallery.com/2011/11/works-jrYORE.php

If you see a piece you would like to purchase from any of our November exhibitions or simply have a question on any of the works, please shoot a mail to contact@thinkspacegallery.com and we will get right back to you. The preview was sent yesterday to our mailing list, but we are just now starting to get back to folks this afternoon as we wanted all to have the chance to view the preview, so if you see something please get in touch straight away.

Thinkspace / 6009 Washington Blvd in Culver City, CA / www.thinkspacegallery.com

João Ruas – new print to be issued next week

João Ruas 'Nymphs V' - 11x9.25 inches / Watercolor, acrylic on Fabriano Paper (2011)

João Ruas arrives into Los Angeles this evening and will begin work on his mural for ‘YORE’ this coming Monday. Tomorrow we’ll be proofing a new giclee print edition we’ll be publishing with him to be released during opening reception for ‘YORE‘. The print will be for “Nymphs V” featured above. This special limited print will feature a full-sized reproduction of the original in an edition of 25. Additional details and pricing will be released in the week ahead.

João Ruas
‘YORE’

Reception with the artist:
Sat, Nov. 5th 5-8PM

On view Nov. 5th – Nov. 26th

Take a sneak peek at ‘YORE‘ here:
www.flickr.com/photos/thinkspace/sets/72157627259598892/

Thinkspace / 6009 Washington Blvd in Culver City, CA / www.thinkspacegallery.com

João Ruas returns with a massive new body of work next Sat, Nov. 5th at Thinkspace

João Ruas 'The Two Tempting Heracles' - Graphite and watercolor on acetate and heavyweight paper (2011)

João Ruas
‘YORE’

Reception with the artist:
Sat, Nov. 5th 5-8PM

On view Nov. 5th – Nov. 26th

‘YORE’ will feature over 20 new paintings, 5 new etchings, 3 stunning works on ostrich eggs and more to be shared soon. João will be arriving early next week to work on a mural for the exhibit. In addition to the exhibit itself we’ll also be publishing a catalog featuring the works from ‘YORE’ along with a limited edition giclee print – more information on both to follow next week. Please know we’ll also have a small supply of his new book ‘Minion’ that was released in limited quantities at this past July’s San Diego ComiCon.

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João Ruas ‘YORE’ – this November at Thinkspace

João Ruas 'Gorgon III' - watercolor and acrylic on Fabriano paper (2011)

As we get closer to the opening of ‘YORE’ from João Ruas we wanted to share another of the haunting new works that will be featured in the show.

Take a look at ‘YORE‘ coming to life in here:
www.flickr.com/photos/thinkspace/sets/72157627259598892/

Much more to come as we get closer to João’s arrival into LA.

‘YORE’ will be on view Nov. 5th – Nov. 26th at Thinkspace

‘YORE’ from João Ruas opens November 5th at Thinkspace

João Ruas 'Nymphs I' - watercolor and acrylic on Fabriano paper

João Ruas is hard at work finishing up everything for ‘YORE‘. This exhibit will mark his first major solo showcase and we are thrilled to be able to host it for him.

‘YORE’ will feature over 20 new paintings, 5 new etchings, 3 stunning works on ostrich eggs and more to be shared soon. Joao will arrive a good week before the opening to work on a mural for the exhibit and we’ll be helping to publish a limited edition catalog for the show as well as a limited edition giclee print. Please know we’ll also have some copies on hand of his limited edition ‘Minion’ book that was released in limited quantities at this past July’s San Diego ComiCon.

A look inside Ruas' studio in Brazil

Those not familiar with Ruas’ work, please check out a nice profile Juxtapoz posted recently here:
www.juxtapoz.com/Illustration/in-illustration-joao-ruas-feral-ghosts

A look at one of the etching plates João has created for 'YORE' - look for his 1st etchings to be available during the show

Take a look at ‘YORE‘ coming to life here:
www.flickr.com/photos/thinkspace/sets/72157627259598892/

On view Nov. 5th – Nov. 26th at Thinkspace

Look for more sneak peeks and an interview with João to follow here in the weeks ahead.

Thinkspace / 6009 Washington Blvd. in Culver City, CA / www.thinkspacegallery.com

João Ruas returns to Los Angeles this coming November

João Ruas 'Nymphs IV' - mixed media on Fabriano 300gms (2011)

João Ruas is busy at work on his new body of work for ‘YORE‘. This exhibit will mark his first major solo showcase with over two dozen new works on view along with a mural installation.

Take a look inside his studio over in Brazil here:
www.flickr.com/photos/thinkspace/sets/72157627259598892/

On view Nov. 5th – Nov. 26th at Thinkspace in Culver City.

Look for more sneak peeks and an interview with João to follow here in the weeks ahead.