Welcome to the latest art to emerge from the contemporary visionaries as seen through the eyes of Platinum Cheese. 

"Allow me to introduce myself..." @ Gallery 1988

Currently on view at Gallery 1988 (East) is "Allow me to introduce myself...", a drawing show comprised of artists new to the gallery. Usually showing pop-culture art at its best, Gallery 1988 has decided to open its doors to a brand new group of talented artists. Through this playfully entitled show, artists are given the opportunity to make a lasting first impression with the gallery and their loyal visitors. Artists participating include Alice Dufeu, Alice Savage, Andi Soto, Arlene Asuncion, Caitlin Hackett, Dika Toolkit, Ellen Wilberg, Elodie, James Fenner, Jared Stumpenhorst, Jill Colbery - Manfish Inc., Larry McCune, Lena Danya, Nicole Gervacio, Peony Yip, Scott Olive, Veks Van Hillik, Yoalys Art, Zach Montoya, Zachary Lank, Zero J.

"Allow me to introduce myself..." will run through June 21st. Why not go meet the gallery's newest members to their already impressive list of contemporary artists. Take a look at a few of the pieces now on display.

Gallery 1988 (East) 7021 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038 www.nineteeneightyeight.com

Alice_Savage_-_Compromise_large Alice Savage

Andi_Soto_-_Hyperaccelerating_29_years_old_woman_large Andi Soto

Arlene_Asuncion_-_strain_large Arlene Asuncion

Caitlin_Hackett_-_All_That_Remains1_large Caitlin Hackett

Caitlin_Hackett_-_Smoke_Ashes1_large Caitlin Hackett

Dika_-_Portait_1_large Dika

Ellen_Wilberg_-_Awaken_large Ellen Wilberg

Ellen_Wilberg_-_Daydreams_large Ellen Wilberg

James_Fenner_-_1988_5_large James Fenner

Jill_Colbert_-_i_surprise_myself_large Jill Colbert

NIcole_Gervacio_-_3_nurses_large Nicole Gervacio

yoalys_forgottenvoices_3_large Yoalys

Zach_Lank_-_EmilyLANKweb_large Zach Lank

Jacob Hashimoto @ MOCA Pacific Design Center

Contemporary Romanticism @ Arcadia Contemporary