Cultural art gallery, The LA Artwork Box will existing The R.E.D. Art Demonstrate from July 29 – 31 which marks the initially official solo debut of Grammy-profitable producer and rising visible artist I AM Augie Ray. The R.E.D. Artwork Display is an immersive exhibition that includes 30 mixed-media functions and an accompanying 5-song EP discovering the notion of Raw Emotional Dissonance (R.E.D.) as a result of Ray’s distinctive and boundary-pushing visual design and style.
Straddling the line of expressive freedom and survival, The R.E.D. Artwork Clearly show difficulties every viewer to overcome dissonance and dwell authentically. Ray mixes summary expressionism with street fashion affect for a visual concept that leaves no home for speculate but somewhat produces space for recognition – shedding light on realities we all know of, but shy absent from voicing publicly.
“R.E.D. speaks to the fight of currently being real to yourself in an synthetic and chaotic globe. By remaining ‘raw’ we are able to attract out what is hiding and conquer the dissonance in the planet,” explained Ray. “Crimson is a indicator of dominance, energy and passion. By embracing crimson we are owning characteristics frequently observed by the globe as imperfections. Crimson attracts consideration to the innermost fears within just ourselves.”
In addition to his operate as a visual artist Ray is a Grammy Award-profitable tunes producer who’s worked with some of the industry’s most iconic artists this kind of as Rhianna, Sir Elton John, Dj Mustard and a lot more. With an substantial qualifications in new music generation, Ray has been equipped to transmute his skills into visual artwork, opening viewers and listeners alike to his raw, introspective aesthetic. The R.E.D. Artwork Present will element a five song EP titled R.E.D. which will debut and be dispersed on opening evening. Viewers will also be ready to interact with the tunes by scanning an accompanying QR code at every single artwork for a curated, immersive practical experience.
The R.E.D. Art Demonstrate will be on display July 29 – 31 at The LAAB located at 8020 Melrose Ave in Los Angeles. Gallery hrs are from noon to 6 p.m. or by appointment. The clearly show is curated by Grace Kim. All will work will be obtainable for buy. The LAAB will host an opening night time reception on Friday, July 29 from 6 to 10 p.m. A limited variety of tickets are out there to the public via Eventbrite.com/Purple.
About I AM Augie Ray
I AM Augie Ray is a Grammy-successful, great audio producer, mixed-media visible artist, writer, and professor of hip hop at Cal Condition University Northridge. Typically defining himself as a “Pluralist” by applying his techniques in tandem, Ray sights the earth by way of abundance and chance pursuing his mantra, “I am all factors!” With an substantial qualifications in audio output, Ray has been in a position to transmute his talents into visual artwork, opening viewers and listeners alike to his uncooked, introspective aesthetic. Ray draws inspiration from masters this kind of as Jean Michel Basquiat, Picasco, George Apartment, and Jacob Lawrence. Through Ray’s creative exploration, he has been ready to locate safety and reason in being unapologetically accurate to himself by means of all his preferred sorts of expression. Understand much more about I AM Augie Ray at iamaugieray.com or stick to @iamaugieray on Instagram.
About The LA Artwork Box
Found in West Hollywood on Melrose Ave, The LA Art Box (LAAB) is an AAPI-owned cultural space dedicated to highlighting a diverse assortment of stories, cultures, and activities. Touted as a cultural gallery and material generation room, The LAAB features alternatives for mothers and fathers and little ones to examine social difficulties, artists to share and rejoice their roots and for communities to learn the experiences that join and established them aside. To stay linked and learn about impending functions visit TheLAArtBox.com or comply with @LAArtBox on Instagram and Fb.