It’s still a little early (show opens Jan. 16th) but anything titled Clothing Optional is worth a post.
“Announcing a new exhibition of artwork by local artists Lauren Toohey and Sam Thorp.
The show will feature exemplary figurative work of in various states of undress and vulnerability. Both Toohey and Thorp will use the same models for their own creative interpretations. Refreshments and music will fill out the evening.
The Artform Gallery and Tattoo is establishing itself as a premiere venue to see some of the most exciting cutting edge work of the Pittsburgh underground art scene. Artform highlights the areas of street art, pop surrealism, lowbrow, illustration, comic book, tattoo, and print-making.”
The exhibition runs from Friday Jan 16th (opening is 6pm to 11pm) through Jan 30th.
Get more info on Artform Gallery & Tattoo at www.myspace.com/artformtattoo