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    Laura Berger Interview

    We are thrilled to have Chicago based artist Laura Berger for her first solo show on the West coast.  Laura’s show “Softer World” will open on Thursday, November 3rd from 6-9 pm.     1. Much of your work focuses on human connection to the self, others, and the world around us. Tell us about […]

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    Jeff Gillette & Laurie Hassled // DISMAYLAND Print Release

      Exclusively through Artists Republic, we will be releasing a special edition print of the official poster for Banksy’s Dismaland featuring Jeff Gillette’s painting “Minnie Hiroshima ‘clasp.”  The original painting is part of our current exhibition Pageant of the Vandals on view through October 20th.  This print release is to commemorate Jeff & wife Laurie’s time in […]

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    Andy Davis YOWZA Opening Recap

    Thank you to everyone who came out last Saturday night for the opening of Andy Davis‘ solo exhibition YOWZA.  A big thanks to George Trimm for the tunes and Sean Tully for the live screen printing demo.  It was awesome seeing Andy and Sean produce a limited edition run of a single color screen print […]

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    Andy Davis // Artist Interview

    Artist Interview with Andy Davis by Amanda Raynes Artists Republic is pleased to showcase YOWZA, a solo exhibition by Andy Davis opening Saturday July 23rd from 6-9pm. Andy Davis has made a successful career through his highly recognizable surf inspired art for over twenty years now. His work has been shown in galleries all over […]

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    KEFE : Kelly Tunstall & Ferris Plock // Artist Interview

    Kelly&Ferris Bio: The experimental yet classically grounded work of Ferris Plock and Kelly Tunstall lives comfortably in a space between graphic expression, stylized representation, surrealism, and sketch. Their preferred medium is a combination of acrylic, collage, spray paint, pencil, pen and ink, gold leaf. The binary contrast of masculine and feminine as the major theme […]

REPUBLIC [ri-puhb-lik] : a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citizens.

When talking about Orange County California, some might conjure the image of sparkling strip malls, plastic body parts, or a landscape of tract mansions filled with serene seascape beach scenes. As lovely as this picture by Bravo is… the OC is not all Housewives. Just south of the LA art scene lives an insanely talented group of artists, designers, musicians… AND a dedicated group of gallerists, collectors, and friends who support them. OC Artists Republic was created with one goal – to bring awareness to the badass arts community in Orange County. We are continually working to update the site, so please check back on the regular and thanks for being a part. – Torrey Cook, Artists Republic

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April 7, 2016 // Artists Republic Gallery Presents: TEN OC 2016

April 7, 2016 During First Thursdays Art Walk, Laguna Beach Artists Republic Gallery presents : TEN OC 2016.

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Velia de Iuliis – San Francisco, CA

Velia De Iuliis (born 1990) was raised in San Francisco, California where she still resides.  Her paintings predominantly reflect her fascination with symmetry found in nature in contrast to the chaos that can be found in an urban world.  She received her BFA with distinction in Illustration from the California College of the Arts in 2013. […]

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RICH JACOBS – OAKLAND, CA

Interview with Rich Jacobs by Amanda Raynes August 13, 2015 Not only have you had countless shows of your own work, but you’ve curated many shows around the world. How has your art evolved to get to this particular show, and what is the meaning of the title, “A Part of You”? I feel lucky […]

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Nov. 2 // Michael Ziobrowski Hosts: BOX SOCIAL II

Another one-night only art, film & music culture show, being held in Historic Downtown Santa Ana’s East End. As was done last month, over 20 artists will take over 4,500 sq. ft. of concrete, rot iron and wood… and transform the space into a giant room of color and creativity. The event is all artist […]