THE PEREZ BROS
Sat., Nov. 9th, 6-9 PM
The Perez Bros are identical twin brothers Alejandro and Vicente (born 1994) from South Gate, California. After graduating from South East High School, they attended the Otis College of Art and Design to pursue a degree in Fine Art, focusing on painting. At Otis is where they began working as a collaborative duo.
They were exposed to the car culture in Los Angeles at a very young age. Their father has been a part of a lowrider car club for as long as they can remember. The brothers are fascinated with the culture, from the cars to the models, from the people to the music. Through their paintings, they try and capture certain moments that they see when they attend car shows. Larger paintings seem to capture the mood and feeling of these car events, while smaller paintings tend to capture more intimate events. Through their paintings, they hope to make the viewer feel as if they were attending a car show, soaking in all the sites and sounds around them.