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  • Daniel Johnston EXHIBIT at Redbud Gallery in Houston, Tx Jan 26 - Mar 31

    REDBUD GALLERY presents:

    DANIEL JOHNSTON (In collaboration with his sister Marjorie Johnston) "Drawings To Listen To And Songs To Look At"

    Please be our guest for the opening reception of Daniel Johnston's exhibit "Drawings To Listen To And Songs To Look At". We are always excited about presenting new never before created works of art by the world-renowned outsider poet, writer, and musician Daniel Johnston. In collaboration with his sister, artist Marjorie Johnston, they have created these works which contain lyrics of some of his over 900 songs, depicted in over 100 watercolors and collages. Each piece has the song and CD title identified on the piece.

    Waller, Texas based 58-year-old Daniel Johnston has been active in the music scene since the late 70's. He is considered a self-taught pop rocker. His art and music, many times inappropriate, is largely based on his obsession and unrelenting love with a girl named Laurie from high school. Johnston's songs have been cover recorded by several hundred artists, including David Bowie and Tom Waits. His life has been documented in the film "The Devil and Daniel Johnston." Johnston's work was shown in a recent Whitney biennial. His famous slogan of "Hi, How Are You?" first debuted in Austin. The late Kurt Cobain mused that Daniel Johnston is the best song writer in America.

    Drop by the gallery for a rare treat. We hope that Daniel will be present during the opening after his recent hospital-stay. Redbud will have over 100 original signed framed works starting at $650.

    Have a great new year! Gus Kopriva

    REDBUD WEST GALLERY 301 East 11th Street Houston, TX 77008

    On View: January 26 - March 31, 2019

    Opening Reception: Saturday, January 26, 2019 6pm - 9pm

    "Go Some More" Mixed Media Drawing 17.5" x 13.5" framed

    "Happy Valentine's Day" Mixed Media Drawing 17.5" x 13.5" framed

    www.redbudgallery.com

    Contact:

    Gus Kopriva at Redbud Gallery 303 E. 11th Street Houston, Texas 77008 713-854-4246 gakopriva@aol.com

    Gallery Hours: Thursday through Saturday, 12 - 5pm or by Appointment

    STAY CONNECTED:

    $100 Gift Certificate Applied to works of art costing $500 or more.The coupon must be printed and presented in person. Coupon is not transferable.

    Offer Expires 4/1/2019

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