buskerdog.com features the artwork of Gil Jawetz, including a collection of oil paintings of people and animals.

line
Animal paintingsdotPeople paintingsdotStills and landscapesdotCommissionsdotBiographydotEventsdotPressdotBookdotPrintsdotContact
line

Get updates on Twitter

voodoowedding_bug-450

New Paintings by Gil Jawetz

Tim Smith interviewed me for the Baltimore Sun
Featured on WYPR’s Maryland Morning
Picked as a culture event not to be missed by the Baltimore Sun

Select works from this show are available as prints.

A complete catalog is now also available!

Gil Jawetz featured a collection of new paintings titled Voodoo Wedding at the Yellow Dog Tavern from July 28 to August 24, with a reception on August 11 from 6-8pm. The collection is a travelogue of sorts and is inspired by ┬áNew Orleans, Louisiana. The work draws on the iconography of the Voodoo Spiritual Temple, the uniqueness of the priestess’s personality, and the many other colorful, vibrant elements of New Orleans culture – from the music to the architecture – that combined to make the experience so exciting.

Voodoo Wedding is Jawetz’s third show at the Yellow Dog Tavern. The first two, BIG DOGS (2007) and Human(e) Beings (2008), were compiled in his book Human(e) Beings. He was most recently featured in Maryland Art Place’s 23rd Annual Critics Residency Program, curated by Vincent Katz.