Opening on August 6th, 2022 at KP Assignments in Los Angeles, California is their 25th Anniversary team exhibition!
As soon as a modest but refined counter-lifestyle room, the gallery has grown to grow to be a revered powerhouse in the modern art globe. Embracing the rising actions of Pop Surrealism, Low Brow, New Up to date, and Road Art, Karnowsky’s eager eye that supported the early careers of artists Shepard Fairey, Todd Schorr, Mark Ryden, Camille Rose Garcia, Kent Williams, Mates With You, Toshio Saeki, Victor Castillo, Mercedes Henlwein, Vonn Sumner, as well as photographers Vivian Maier and Henri Dauman has sustained her popularity and vision for two and a 50 % decades.
According to American Artwork Collector Journal editor Sarah Gianelli (June 2022 problem) “Gallerist Merry Karnowsky is anything of a legend in the Los Angeles art environment. Regarded for her pioneering function in elevating the Surreal Pop and Lowbrow artwork movements that originated in the late 1980s from the streets into the spotlight.”
“[Merry’s] gallery was the initially I saw get the do the job that I cherished from underground lifestyle and deliver it into a white dice space,” claims Heidi Johnson, founder of Hijinx Arts, an artist management and public relations company. “She made recognition of these outstanding artists and developed worth in the movement early on, bringing it to a landed market and recently percolating younger collectors…Merry is and has usually been appropriate on the pulse, in tune with both equally artists and the collectors.” – Heidi Johnston Hijinx PR.