Louis Barak

b. 1982, Chicago, IL; Working in Chicago, IL

Education

2002 - 2004   School of the Art Institute of Chicago – Bachelor of Fine Arts, Chicago, IL

1999 - 2001     Pratt Institute - Focus: Fine Arts, New York, NY


Selected Exhibitions

2018     Styles Collide,  ArtWauk Arts Initiative, Waukegan, IL

2018     Flora Fauna, Sideshow Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

2018     From Da Grid, Revolution Tattoo and Art Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017     Dark Arts Exhibition, Royal Flesh Tattoos, Chicago, IL

2010     Spring Awakening, group exhibition, Mastermind Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010     Tiny Arts Exhibition II, Wall Space Gallery, New York, NY

2009    Tiny Arts Exhibition, Wall Space Gallery, New York, NY

2008    Urban Cowboy, solo exhibition, New York Arts Gallery, Beijing, China

2005    Tragic Beauty, duo exhibition, Linda Warren Gallery, Chicago, IL


Related Experience

2018 SoNo East Apartments, mural installation, Chicago, IL

2018                    Logan Square Mural, graffiti/mural installation, Chicago, IL

2018                    Private commission,  graffiti/mural  installation, private residence, Chicago, IL

2017 - Present    Revolution Tattoo and Art Gallery, tattoo artist, Chicago, IL

2017                   Meeting of Styles International Graffiti Network, graffiti installation, Chicago, IL

2017                    Crawford Steel Company, graffiti/mural installation, Chicago, IL

2017                    Private commission, graffiti/mural installation, commercial business, Chicago, IL

2017                    Private commission, mural installation, private residence, Chicago, IL

2015 - 2017         Royal Flesh Tattoos, tattoo artist, Chicago, IL

2012 - 2015         Jade Dragon, tattoo artist, Chicago, IL

2009                   Five Pointz, graffiti/mural installation, Queens, NY

2005 - 2011         Private commissions, New York, NY

1996 - 2000        Gallery 37, resident artist, Chicago, IL

1995 - 1999         Marwen Foundation, student artist/private commissions, Chicago, IL