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Renata Morales at KesselsKramer Gallery
Renata Morales at KesselsKramer Gallery

For her Los Angeles debut, Mexico City-born and Montreal-based fashion designer and artist Renata Morales has papered the walls at KesselsKramer Gallery with silkscreens, drawings in crayon and marker and mixed-media painted collages, some of them framed and glazed. The chaotic, jam-packed style might be called “extreme doodling.” Best known for dressing the Canadian indie-rock band Arcade Fire (“Funeral,” “Cold Wind”), Morales brings a somber yet manic energy to her graphic work, collectively titled “Forever (Carnage).” Palm trees as jagged as knife-blades, dismantled dolls, blank eyeballs, severed limbs, dancing brains and elegant yet...

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