Video of Construction of the Berlin Wall in Los Angeles

October 23rd, 2009

Through the night, workers erect sections of the Berlin Wall along Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles. LOOK artist, Kent Twitchell will be involved in painting one of the sections.

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Berlin Wall in Los Angeles

October 21st, 2009

Berlin Wall in Los Angeles

Artists paint sections of the original Berlin Wall to commemorate the 20th anniversary of its destruction. Los Angeles muralist and LOOK artist, Kent Twitchell has been selected to contribute to the project. 10 sections of the wall have been placed along Wilshire Blvd facing the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

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Kent Twitchell's participation in the Wende Museum's "Wall Project" gets international notoriety

September 2nd, 2009

Kent Twitchell, along with LA artist Shephard Fairy and German artist Thierry Noir and others will contribute to the construction and painting of a wall spanning Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles on November 8, 2009, scheduled to stand for four hours — marking the twentieth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Twitchell plans to paint portraits of presidents Kennedy and Reagan on the structure.

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Kurier (Germany)
Globartmag (Italy)
Ta Nea Online (Greece)

Interest in Kent Twitchell's Michael Jackson Mural Pours in as family continues to considers final resting place

August 12th, 2009

NOLA.com features Kent Twitchell’s Michael Jackson mural in news story about Michael Jackson’s burial plans.

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Kent Twitchell and LOOK on LATIMES Blog

July 30th, 2009

Kent’s latest show at LOOK Gallery gets a glowing review in the LA Times Blog, Culture Monster. Twitchell on his subject matter: “I’m not interested in women in their 20s and 30s; to me they haven’t developed yet. But when they start getting into their 40s and 50s, that’s beautiful — you can really make a statement with them”.

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Michael Jackson Mural Gets More Press

July 18th, 2009

Kent Twitchell’s 100 foot tall mural of Michael Jackson gets more press time. This time in Toronto and the Silicon Valley.

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Kent Twitchell and MJ in Farsi

June 15th, 2009

Here’s an interesting mention of Kent Twitchell and the Michael Jackson mural — in Farsi. Anyone care to translate?

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Thriller: The King of Pop Meets the King of Cool — The Undiscovered Works of Kent Twitchell

March 29th, 2009

Join us for the opening of our premiere exhibition, Thriller: The King of Pop Meets the King of Cool — The Undiscovered Works of Kent Twitchell. In attendance will be Kent Twitchell and his hugely anticipated 10-story Michael Jackson mural partially designed by the King of Pop himself. Exhibition curated by Peter Frank and runs through April 27, 2009.

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