Feb 3rd, 2018- Always committed to putting together a great show, this art walk really turned into something special. In addition to running a second month of the $50 and under art show, we had the privilege of hosting “Project Portraits” a photo exhibit by Gadzooks consisting of 16 photos of selected member of Project Blowed taken at their recent anniversary show.
Joining the show was a great line up of music heavy hitters. Huge shout out to Gadzooks for bringing down a great photo exhibit, a huge that you to Ab Rude of Project Blowed/ Keep The Feel ent. for helping us book these talented mc’s. Special thank you to the band Strands Of Rope for coming through and throwing down a greta set. Here are some images from the night, enjoy!
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Coming to GCS Clothing Store Jan 27th, 2018 Vel The Wonder, ENDZ, 4th Beats, DJ Chente Chi and Hippie C come through for a free in store performance. 6-10pm, all ages, artist merch also available.
Flashback to a few weeks ago when the artists Joe Ded and Slave One came through and painted live during the Dec ’17 art walk.
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Gadzooks brings his latest photo exhibit to GCS Feb 3rd, 2018. “Project Portraits” a collection of portraits taken at the Project Blowed anniversary show. Free and all ages, 6-11pm. Bring everyone. Live music and art and much more to be experienced that night. Look out for more info. Make sure you follow the artists at @gvdzooks
Flashback to Oct 21, 2017 when the “Viva La Vida” Dia De Los Muertos event took place in the lot in front of our shop here in Downtown Santa Ana. A fun filled day of beautiful art, music and cultura. Here are a few images we grabbed from the day. Can’t wait for next year.
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GCS would like to thank SLAVE ONE for coming through and painting in front of the shop during the Vida La Vida Day of The Dead event Oct 21, 2017. We hope to have him back very soon.
Pick up your KRINK mops here at GCS Clothing Store and Art Gallery in Downtown Santa Ana.
XCES came through and painted out in front of the shop. Come through and take a look.
The artist known as INOVATE came through during the Aug ’17 art walk and blessed the alley with a new art piece. Come by and take a look for yourself. Located right in front of our neighbors Eat Chow.
As part of the August Art walk in DTSA, GCS hosted MEEZY as he painted a new piece out in front of the shop. MEEZY killed it with MTN Hardcore paint. Come by and take a look before its another art memory. A huge thank you to this artist… look out for more from this guy.
GCS was honored to host Stan “Saints One” Nunez during the Sept ’17 art walk in DTSA. He came through to paint a new piece in the alley as well as hang some prints and originals in our gallery. Make sure to follow his social media to see more from this talented artist.
June 3 , 2017- We were treated to live performances by Journey Into Zion, Malee and others on art walk night. Make sure to support your local hip hop artists.
June 3, 2017- Downtown was jumping off this month. Not only was it the monthly 1st saturday art walk here in DTSA, but the annual East End Block Party event took place up and down 4th st. Here are some images we had a chance to capture, enjoy.
GCS is pleased to announce that we will host “Portraits From Havana” a photo series by Gadzooks. We’re looking forward to seeing the work. More info to come, but make sure to mark your calendars. July 1st, 2017, 6 to 11pm. Free and all ages. Bring the whole family.
June 3, 2017- Pablo Damas a.k.a. Sickdotone came through with his latest art pieces. Acrylic on wood. These paintings are even more impressive in person, come through and see them for yourself. WIll hang throughout June.
Every first saturday of the month is art walk out here in downtown Santa Ana. This month, however, we didn’t host a new show since the Cinco de Mayo carnival blocks us out. Customers still find their way in here but the casual art walker was replaced by families out for a good night. We’ll be back at it in June for art walk.
April 29th, 2017 – GCS Clothing Store and Art Gallery celebrated it’s 8th year in the beautiful city of Santa Ana. It’s been a long and winding road, but we’ve made it. We count everyday open as a blessing, every patron as a priority and every event as an opportunity. We’ve been lucky to be part of this underground art and music culture. As long a there are people to support us, we’ll have the will to keep bringing you the best. Tip your glass, here’s to another 8 years in DTSA… and hopefully many, many more.
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CZER NASA passed through the shop and blessed the alley with a quick graffiti character. Enjoy! Black and Cyan MTN 94’s used.
Buy tickets to see Kid Frost at Original Mike’s on April 13. Event is 21+. Call us here at the shop for info 714 541 0300.
Saturday, Feb 25th, 2017 – ULEE made a stop in Santa Ana to hold a meet and greet event for some of her biggest fans. This event was brought to you by the No Label Festival. It’s always enjoyable to host these rising stars. It looks like ULEE has a great future in music.
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NOV ’16 art walk. Still compiling the photos. Tons of activity that day. More images to come soon.
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Here are some images from the December 3rd , 2016 art walk here at GCS Santa Ana. Jouvon Michael Kingsby painted live, Madestff came through with art and his booth of merch. KRAY, Nerd Bird and Ana Jimenez were also featured artists for the night. And the most sincere thank you to JROZ for coming through and blessing the gallery with a lively performance.
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Get ready for the heat, “Burning Season” 4 art show is coming to GCS Clothing Store and Art Gallery for the August Art Walk. Presented by MZK, DAMET and DSTRTD TRUTH. This show is bringing out a stellar line up that touches every element of hip hop. Graff heads, DJ’s, B-Boys and Mc’s converge at GCS August 6th, 2016 from 6 pm until 11pm. As always, our gallery is free and open to all ages of the public. Bring everyone and enjoy an evening in DTSA. Stay tuned for more information.
Big ups to the Cozy Boyz for putting together a great in-store performance here in our gallery. Here are some of the photos from the night.
Sometimes going through old files, you come across some things that you previously overlooked but now take on a different meaning. We present to you an in store by Tree Haus Club that took place within the first year in Santa Ana. The information escapes me, so you will have to help me on that but we do see some very familiar faces. Photographer is unknown as well. Sorry for the cloudy recollection, this is a work in progress of sorts. Enjoy.
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