Group Show at Prohibition Gallery
Opening Reception Saturday, March 22 6-9pm
"For every prohibition you create, you also create an underground." -Jello Biafra
When the 18th amendment was enacted, creating the Prohibition Era, it divided a nation. Bootleggers spread the flow of alcohol illegally to speakeasies across the nation, while zealots proselytized the cleansing of a people. 13 years later, the 21st Amendment overruled prohibition, making it the only amendment to ever overrule another amendment. Citizens were again allowed to drink. It revitalized an American culture. In a similar vein, Prohibition Gallery is hosting18 artists (as a shout out to our namesake) to partake in a group show celebrating the right of choice, as a constitutional right. All the artists' individuality is not hampered by the expectations of a controlled society. We are the misfits.
The show is featuring work by...