PRLog - Oct. 28, 2010 - CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. -- Solo Exhibition by Gary Dobry of his work with Henry Miller's last great love, Brenda Venus. Dobry was an apprentice, and life-long friend of Ed Paschke. This body of work celebrates Dobry and Venus finding their own voices after Paschke and Miller and joining those voices to sing their praise to their mentors. Some of Miller's watercolors of Venus, from her private collection, and original Miller love letters to Venus, as published in 'Dear Dear Brenda', will also be exhibited with Dobry's work. The show runs November 19th through December 14th at the Zhou B Art Center/Chicago Art Matrix Gallery, 1029 W. 35th St. Chicago. For more information, contact the gallery's directot, D. Pierre McClenaghan, at
773 254 4020
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The School of Hard Knocks is a fitness center and boxing club in Crystal Lake. Il.. It's president, and its' boxing club's head-trainer, Gary Dobry, is a former boxer who has three novels published, In Good Faith, Kingdom Come and En La Lona. Dobry's art has exhibited with Leon Golub, Andy Warhol and Ed Paschke.