Works by Brent Houzenga, featuring Hybrid Pioneer, a film by Kristian Day

Saturday, January 1, 2011-Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Artist Statement

Iowa artist, Brent Houzenga’s mixed media works are influenced by modern art, comic books, graffiti, and punk rock poster art. Houzenga’s work offers an eclectic mix of painting styles incorporating drips and graffiti with stencils on found objects including reclaimed windows, rustic frames, and antique photographs. The artist has exhibited throughout Iowa and across the U.S. including the Alcove Gallery in Atlanta, Georgia, The Hive Gallery in Los Angeles, and Art Whino Austin at Seventy-Seven Gallery in Austin, Texas. The exhibit also featured ongoing screenings of Hybrid Pioneer, a documentary film about Brent Houzenga and his work by Des Moines filmmaker Kristian Day.