November 4 – November 25, 2016

Opening Reception: Friday, Nov. 4, 2016 | 6 – 11 pm
Music by: DJ Charlie of The Wave

November Spawned a Moz Show

Michelle Love, “Velvet Morrissey,” 2016, acrylic on velveteen, 14 x 20 inches

Timed to celebrate the return of Manchester music icon and lead singer of the seminal band The Smiths to San Antonio, this November Presa House Gallery presents November Spawned a Moz Show. Arguably the greatest British band of the late 20th century and one of the biggest cult bands of all time, the influence and relevance of The Smiths and Morrissey continues to grow across the generational divide. Musicians, artists, and designers alike have long found

Jenn Alva, “Maybe In The Next World,” 2016, acrylic on panel, 24 x 24 in.

inspiration in their music and the visual nature of their witty, vulnerable, and tragic lyrics. The exhibition curators bring us a compilation of 31 artists from all disciplines who are themselves die-hard fans including artists from Denton, TX and California. Showcasing an eclectic and multi-generational group of admirers that includes Jenn Alva, bassist of Girl in a Coma who pulled their name from The Smiths’ Girlfriend in a Coma, artist/writer and musician Hills Snyder, and professional skateboarder Alphonzo Rawls. The exhibit is sure to be jam packed with a heavy presence of homages, text-based art, inner awakenings (and retreats), as well as bedsit doom and gloom to go with your two lumps please.

James “Supa” Medrano, “Kill Uncle,” 2016, ink and gold paint on paper, 24 x 36in

Exhibiting artists:
Linda Arredondo, Matthew Bourbon, Bryson Brooks, Justo Cisneros, Myka Cuellar, Joe De La Cruz, Paul Francis, Michelle Friesenhahn, Suzy Gonzalez, Dan Guerrero, Jason Ibarra, Michelle Love, Pedro Luera, Ruben Luna, James Medrano, Ingrid Mejia, Michael Menchaca, Amada Miller, Christopher Montoya, Maricela Olguin, Kristy Perez, Alphonzo Rawls, Ray Tattooedboy, Hills Snyder, Erik Sanden, Jeremiah Teutsch, Rio Yanez, John Cody Williams, and Jake Zollie Harper.

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