ARTWORK TITLE: ‘Solitude for Billie’
MEDIUM: Acrylic on wood mixed media
SIZE/DIMENSIONS: 19″ X 14″ x 11″
“Growing up listening to Billie Holiday on my turntable record player.”
Gallery 38 is pleased to invite you to the solo exhibition of new work by Sam Pace titled “Cafe Bohemian”. Sam Pace is an American contemporary artist based in Los Angeles. Inspired by the excitement and spontaneity of jazz and the discipline of martial arts, Sam uses materials to create nostalgic references to the early history of a underground black jazz scene. “Cafe Bohemian” is a peak into Sam’s dream of always owning a top flight nightclub on a block surrounded by the greatest venues for jazz music in our history.
In addition to Sam’s impressive long list of achievements, is a matching set of commissioned credits and collectors. From legendary jazz performer Nancy Wilson to the Los Angeles Urban League to the Playboy Jazz Festival, Sam’s client list is as diverse as his works. Sam feels the time is right now and he is eager to share with the world what he has previously only shared with family and close friends. Sam Pace introduces his private works created out his home studio he named “Space 44 Fine Arts Studios”.