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Heavy Metal - Sculpture Exhibition

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Art Klub Presents:

Heavy Metal - Sculpture Exhibition

Opening May 1st - 6pm-9pm
(Wednesday between Jazz Fest Weekends)

Sculpture Exhibition and Weekly Music Performances
Every Wednesday in May.

$10 contribution requested for the performing artists and NOTA.

Clifford McPeek, Art Klub resident artist, unveils "Possibly The World's Heaviest Metal Guitars". His cast iron guitars will hang alongside a range of works by other local metal sculptors including Sadie Sheldon, Arlyn Sanchez, and AZ.

Every Wednesday in May, local musicians will will perform with the cast iron guitars (one 6 string and one is a 4 string bass guitar).

Tonight’s Featured Musicians:

Rob Cambre

http://www.antigravitymagazine.com/2012/06/sparks-fly-with-rob-cambre-and-thurston-moore/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3fe9ZvPrPf4
https://www.theadvocate.com/gambit/new_orleans/news/article_2bfa0a73-333e-5d59-92b6-ae3925cf3e0e.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgg7sKvCBnM

Donald Miller

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ti0mAPtnF7c
https://pitchfork.com/features/the-out-door/9226-age-and-time/
https://www.discogs.com/artist/329415-Donald-Miller
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GulFn6cqFvc

Gallery attendees will also be invited to play the sculptures instruments. All ages are welcomed!
Join us for this unique metal and musical exhibition.

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Artist Bio:

Clifford McPeek has many interests in art and music. Writing music and directing bands was his first interest in the 1980's, providing travel, exposure and experience. Opening for the Red Hot Chili Peppers in 1985 and performing with the Dead Kennedy's, in addition to performing for University bands for scholarships began an interest in different parts of society. Later in the 1990's he worked for public schools and art organizations in Chattanooga, TN and Birmingham, AL, including The Shaking Ray Levi Society, Barking Legs Theater and Birmingham Art Association. Working for cruise lines as an instrumentalist from 1999-2004, he began writing shows for bigger stages. After 2005, he became interested in Marching Bands and music lessons in New Orleans and continues to support and participate in many arts activities.

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