Burien Arts Pop-Up Gallery
Jake Prendez is also a renowned visual artist, displaying his work in numerous exhibitions around the country. He was selected in summer 2016 to participate in the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures Leadership Institute. In 2017 he was named to the Northwest Folklife Cultural Focus Committee. He also won the “People Choice” award at the 2017 Fiestas Patrias Art Exhibition at the Seattle Center. His art work mainly focuses on themes relating to Chicana/o culture, activism, social justice, as well as pop culture and satire. His artistic style ranges from indigenous influence, social realism, portraiture, tattoo/rockabilly esthetics, to colorful urban style art.
The Burien Arts Association will be exhibiting works by Prendez at the Pop-Up Gallery at Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Avenue SW, Burien. Hours are Monday-Thursday, 8:30 AM – 8 PM, and Friday, 8:30 AM – 5 PM.
Pictured above: detail from Genetic Memory, Jake Prendez. Oil on canvas.