The show was a huge success! Thanks to everyone for your support. You can check out pictures of the opening I took, or ones from Emmannuelle, Tony, or Marc.

Click here to view installation photos! Click Here to see the professional photos.

Gregory John McIlvaine

The Pursuit of Happiness - New Paintings

August 31 through September 20, 2002
Opening reception Saturday, August 31, 6-9 PM

LA River Lil' Frogtown Gallery
1625 Blake Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90031 | MAP
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 12-5 PM

Left: Continental California Sci-Fi Metropolis
2002 Acrylic on Board 24" x 36"

Press Release:
Word Doc

Image for Printing:
ccsm.tif (2mb)

Info: email greg (at) or call 323.906.0854

Blog Entries:
Introduction to the new work - read this first
7-11-02 - Finish
5-27-02 - Secret Knowledge
5-8-02 - Jimmie Rodgers in space
4-27-02 - Colors and brushes
4-21-02 - Paradoxes of painting
4-14-02 - The setup and tracing



Professional photos

Installation Photos

Self Portrait - 7-9-02

Eric Hoffer

Jimmie Rodgers in Space - stage 2

Jimmie Rodgers in Space - Stage 1

Joe with his portraid

box of colors and frog painting

Projector setup

the tracing wall

Joe's portait

Sgnt. Shultz

Me as Max - Greg's Blog