Montezland, January/February 2013, Rokeby, London
Organized by Ventur, this tribute exhibition to Mario Montez includes works by Tom Harding, Takahiko Iimura, Helio Oiticica,
Leandro Katz, Ron Rice, Jack Smith, Ventur, Santi Visalli, Andy Warhol, Bill Vehr and Avery Willard.
The cinema program includes: Jack Smith's Jungle Island, 1967 and I Was a Male Yvonne De Carlo, 1967-70;
and Ron Rice's Chumlum, 1964. Dr. Gavin Butt in conversation with Ventur on Febuary 4th, 2013 to present and discuss the Smith shorts.
Pictured [l-r]: Warhol's CAMP; Santi Visalli's photos from the set of Chelsea Girls; Ventur ph of Montez in Orlando, FL; Ventur's Mario Banana 2010