LeBasse Projects’ Star-Studded 2012 Preview

Melissa Haslam

LeBasse Projects, one of Los Angeles’ premier pop art galleries, is currently hosting a group show that puts the spotlight on some of the most talented artists in the world, who will be exhibiting their work at the gallery in 2012. The star-studded list includes many artists who we’ve already featured on My Modern Met, including: Herakut, Mike Stilkey, Joshua Petker, Seonna Hong, Nate Frizzell, Andrew Hem, and Melissa Haslam. If you find yourself in Culver City, be sure to check it out! The show runs through Feb 4, 2012.


Herakut


Andrew Hem


Mike Stilkey


Nate Frizzell


Seonna Hong

LeBasse Projects – Preview 2012
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