Risk has just released some new products on RiskRockShop.com .. Some of the pieces are in collaboration with TAZ. A few pieces are below!
The founders of the Los Angeles graffiti seen were on hand for an explosive opening at Buckshot Gallery in Santa Monica. the new indoor outdoor gallery space featured amazing customized graffiti skulls by RISK, SEEN, Everlast from House of Pain, Kenny Scharf, SABER and many other contemporary masters. the works themselves were lively and well thought out, ranging from fun to metaphysical. The backyard of the gallery served as a party space with krinks, Black Books even Louis Vuitton bags being handed around for world famous taggers to decorate
At 2 a.m. security and bartenders were spent as the party goers refused to leave. word came down from Risky himself “he said keep it goin.” the phrase passed from Risk to the seven foot security guards to the bartenders in a what looked like a bizarre mix of an adult version of “telephone.” The bartenders collapsed upon hearing these words and simply put all the booze and drinks on the counter and stumbled back on to the bags of ice behind the bar.
LA graffiti legend Kelly Graval, a.k.a. Risk, opened his new BuckShot Gallery in Santa Monica, California, at 3129 Pico Blvd. The opening group show, Noche de Calaveras, was an eclectic show of painted skulls by Seen, Kenny Scharf, Saber, Slick, Everlast from House of Pain, Estevan Oriol, and other contemporary masters.
The opening night was awash with wealthy investors and collectors with designer bags blending with scrappy graffiti artists with blunts, black books and neck tattoos. The work wasn’t displayed in an impressive fashion, but the works by Risk, Seen, Sel and others were so well thought out that they didn’t need fancy presentation. A backyard area housed hundreds of hungry art fans in what would turn out to be one of the greatest parties of the year…Read More Here!
Buckshot Gallery is set for its first Exhibition on October 17th, 2015
Graffiti originator/Artist and icon RISK has announced his new partnership with Kevin Zinger and Ivory Daniel from The Regime Management, and local entrepreneurs/philanthropists Howard Spunt and Bryan Spunt, for the grand opening of the Buckshot Art Gallery in Santa Monica, California.The art gallery will feature a balanced blend of both urban and fine art, and is set to have their first exhibition on October 17th, 2015. The exhibition is titled “Noche De Calaveras” and will be curated by RISK. Attendees can expect to see works from some of the most renowned artists and photographers in the world. The mixed media pieces will consist of painted skulls and photographic concepts as seen through the eyes of the artists.
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Nathan Ota, asked me to do a sketch in his boo, then he handed me this tiny little black book about the size of a cell phone! lol good times!