December 15, 2009
Last Thursday Factory Fresh Gallery hosted “Fresh Geezers”, a new show by The London Police and Galo. In a departure from his regular street art job, photographer Vinny Cornelli takes Brooklyn Street Art to the opening with these shots.
- Detail of a London Police canvass featuring Chaz and Bobbie running for their lives! © Vincent Cornelli
Fans react to the news that The London Police are not actually police. © Vincent Cornelli
A colorful Galo piece (© Vincent Cornelli)
A sepia toned Galo (© Vincent Cornelli)
The back wall at Factory Fresh by Galo (© Vincent Cornelli)
Smiling is contagious! (© Vincent Cornelli)
Mid-western tourists in Times Square? No, it's the London Police! (© Vincent Cornelli)
- Chaz is wildly thrilled with the turnout. (© Vincent Cornelli)
- Geezers (The London Police) (© Vincent Cornelli)
Galo (© Vincent Cornelli)
- Sailor felt that the whole show was a high-flying success (with dad Logan Hicks) (© Vincent Cornelli)
"So I says to her, I says, 'Haven't we met someplace before?'. She says, 'Yeah I'm the receptionist at the V.D. clinic'." (© Vincent Cornelli)
Galo made a bird shelter from some old canvasses (© Vincent Cornelli)
"Word son, did you see when the chic unlocked their handcuffs and dragged him into another room with her?" (© Vincent Cornelli)
Time to fly home. (© Vincent Cornelli)
text by Brooklyn Street Art
Featuring The London Police and Galo
Show Opens Thursday, December 10, 7-10pm
This December, Factory Fresh pulls out all the stops as we welcome The London Police and Galo as they return to New York to celebrate more than a decade in the game.
Known for their iconic characters collectively these artist work have respectively graced streets and galleries in 35 countries and have been feature in numerous publications throughout the globe. The artists will be showcasing new canvas, featured films of the artist and installation works created site specifically for Factory Fresh.
Show Runs till January 10, 2010.
For more info on Factory Fresh and it’s upcoming shows go to www.factoryfresh.net or email firstname.lastname@example.org