Opening Reception: Saturday July 9, 2011 / 6pm – 9pm
Exhibition July 9 – August 17, 2011
Everyday, 1PM – 8PM and by appointment. Closed Mondays.
Maximillian Gallery is pleased to present COPE2 – Authentic. In his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, California, COPE2 brings his raw energy and original graffiti art to the city of street art.
This important exhibition presents current work as well as an assortment of COPE2’s art. From his early graffiti to his iconic work on New York City Subway trains, to his latest artistic creations, this show is not to be missed. His works in the show also include his famous graffiti New York City MTA subway maps and miniature subway trains.
COPE2 has influenced everything from other graffiti art to today’s street art and beyond. COPE2 is a worldwide celebrity and a veritable legend within the graffiti art world. Artists from all over the planet track him down in order to paint beside the master. Raised in New York in the South Bronx, COPE2 has been painting for more than thirty years on the streets, revealing his unyielding integrity as he tirelessly paints these urban labyrinths; he remains the most authentic emblematic totem of committed street art.
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