Gavlak presents Sex Works/Women Words Phrases and Stories by Betty Tompkins — Los Angeles, USA — 16 JUL-03 SEP, 2016
GAVLAK Los Angeles, 1034 North Highland Avenue
Gavlak Los Angeles is pleased to present Sex Works / WOMEN Words Phrases and Stories, Betty Tompkins’ second solo exhibition with the gallery and her first in Los Angeles. This exhibition includes Betty’s recent series of WOMEN Words paintings, along with a survey of her early works on paper, and large-scale Cunt, Fuck, and Pussy paintings. Sex Works / WOMEN Words Phrases and Stories put pieces from the beginning of Tompkins’ career in conversation with her most recent paintings, showcasing the artist’s trajectory from subtly political works to more overt statements.