For many of us baby boomers, Chicano artist, Gronk, is a well familiar name. In the 70's and 80's, he played a key role in ASCO, a multidisciplinary art collective famous for provocative performances and happenings.
Art patrons scramble trying to figure out which exhibition will have the best opening and art party. Yes, there are a few galleries that choose a later date to celebrate the opening of the next exhibition, but most have not strayed from this ritual.
East Los Angeles College's new Vincent Price Art Museum is a mark of destiny. Due to VPAM's opening, there is a sleek space in East L.A. that can show the art that has its aesthetic roots and on the Eastside.