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Drew Brophy Retrospective Art Exhibit and Book Release
October 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - October 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pmFree
This is a special presentation of Drew Brophy’s 30-year art career in a retrospective exhibit.
(It’s Free to all who attend)
Included are the artist’s most iconic paintings on both canvas and surfboards —among them Pure Joy (2001), Sunrise (2006), and celebrated surfboard triptychs from the 1990’s. Also exhibited will be Brophy’s art on skateboards, wakeboards and apparel, and the accompanying paintings that were used to design them.
Brophy’s career as an illustrator and painter comes full circle in this exhibition, showing his progression as an artist from a young teen to the present day.
This unique exhibit traveled across the country from its original host, Myrtle Beach Art Museum, to San Clemente, California. It includes over 50 original paintings and artworks, including some of Brophy’s most iconic pieces that were loaned by collectors for this exhibit.
The exhibit begins with some of Drew’s earliest sketches and paintings and continues through his surfboard painting explosion in the 1990s to his most recent “sacred geometry” body of work inspired by the mathematic and physic discoveries of ancient cultures.
Along with the exhibit, Drew Brophy is releasing his new book titled PAINTING SURFBOARDS AND CHASING WAVES. Copies of the book and artwork will be available for purchase and all will be signed by Drew himself.
Join us for this one-time only event and book signing!
All tours and live events are free and open to the public. Call the Brophy Art Gallery in San Clemente, California at 949-678-8133 with any questions.
LOCATION: Brophy Art Gallery, 139 Avenida Granada, San Clemente, CA 92672 949-678-8133
Saturday October 27th 2018 open from 12 p.m – 7 p.m.
Artist led tours at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Sunday October 28th 2018 open from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Artist live Posca surfboard painting demo at 11 a.m.
Artist led tour at 2 p.m.