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Shepard Fairey Stages Dee Dee Ramone Art Exhibit

Artist's gallery to host Ramone's posthumous exhibition

October 10, 2012 3:25 PM ET
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Dee Dee Ramone
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Shepard Fairey's Subliminal Projects gallery in Los Angeles will showcase a posthumous art exhibition by Dee Dee Ramone to mark the 10th anniversary of his death, the Los Angeles Times reports. Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition will run from October 26th through November 17th and will feature 19 canvases, five paintings on wood and one mixed-media work on card stock. Some of the works are collaborations between the Ramones bassist and artist-musician Paul Kostabi and between the musician and his widow, Barbara Zampini. None of the canvases will be for sale.

Ramone, born Douglas Glenn Colvin, died on June 5th, 2002. Los Angeles' La Luz De Jesus Gallery held a gallery tribute for Ramone in 2010 which featured some of Ramone's artwork.

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