KCET's ArtBound on Art With An Agenda: An Exhibit Inspired by Kelly Thomas
June 27, 2012
The exhibit, which opens on Friday, July 6--a year after Thomas was brutally beaten at the heart of Downtown Fullerton--will feature the original work of more than 50 local artists. All the art on display was inspired by the life and circumstances surrounding the death of Kelly Thomas."The death of Kelly Thomas has hit me real hard; not only as an artist but a human being," said John Sollom, the show's co-curator and one of the artists whose work will be on display. Art With An Agenda opens on July 6 at the PÃ?S Gallery at the Magoski Art Colony, 223 W. Santa Fe St., Fullerton. It will coincide with the monthly Fullerton Art Walk. RSVP on Facebook.The Kelly Thomas Memorial Concert, headlined by the Adolescents, will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2 p.m. at the Fullerton Square.