Kevin Bannister
6×6 Exhibition: Opening Photos

A huge thank you to everyone who came out last Saturday for the opening reception of our 6 year anniversary exhibition, “6×6″ featuring all works 6×6 inches. Over 200 pieces by over 100 artists graced our walls in our most

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“Locals Only” Feature: Kevin Bannister

1.) What is your name? If we were to casually run into you in Long Beach, where would it be? Kevin Bannister. Most likely I’d be somewhere near 4th street, or most of the bars in town, or over at

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“Locals Only” Opening Photos

A Giant thank you to everyone that came out to support “Locals Only” a Long Beach themed art exhibition featuring Long Beach based artists.  If you missed opening night, the show runs until the end of October, please come by

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Kevin Bannister “Twang”

Phone Booth Gallery is proud to present “Twang” the latest art print from Long Beach based artist Kevin Bannister.  Based on an original charcoal drawing for our “Almost Blue” exhibition earlier this year, this eight fingered hand is beautifully executed

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Live Painting Event

Saturday November 10th saw another Live Painting event at Phone Booth Gallery — this time in conjunction with an exhibition by Dave Rankin.  Raffle tickets were sold and all the live paintings were raffled off with proceeds benefiting the artists. 

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“Almost Blue” Group Exhibition: Walkthrough Video
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Almost Blue Studio Visit: Kevin Bannister

We had the chance to swing by Long Beach based artist Kevin Bannister’s studio during the creation of his piece for the “Almost Blue” exhibition. Check out some of the progress shots, as well as some studio shots, inspiration board,

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Group Exhibition “Almost Blue” (Opening Photos)

A lot of new faces at the “Almost Blue” opening on Saturday. Check out some photos of opening night below:

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Zombie Art Show

Garry Booth of Phone Booth Gallery  (Long Beach, CA) and Jason Liwag of e•phem•er•al (Hollywood, CA) have combined efforts to co-curate an exhibition of zombie themed artwork in conjunction with this year’s record breaking Long Beach Zombie Walk on October

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“Oh, You Are Sick…” Photos

Here are a few photos of the current show “Oh, You Are Sick…” An Art Show Dedicated to David Lynch.  Opening night was a blast, and the work was steller.  Many thanks to everyone that came out!  Photos courtesy of

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Zombie Exhibition at Yojie’s in Los Angeles

Phone Booth friend Jason Liwag curated a Zombie-themed exhbition at Yojies on Thursday that featured some familiar faces! Check out some photos from opening night HERE and below!

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Off the Hook III Opening Video

Here is a video covering opening night of our current Off the Hook III Exhibition. Put together by Jeremy Eichenbaum, this video shows the atmosphere of opening night, and has some pretty interesting footage of some of the Phone Booth

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Bannister Demons

Here are a couple of cool sketches from the Sketchbook of Kevin Bannister… He is prepping for a trip to Europe, and will have a feature in an upcoming magazine issue. More on that to come, but for now hit

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New Blog Headers

Phone Booth Gallery artists Harry Diaz and Kevin Bannister recently redesigned the Headers for our friends at “Inside the Rock Poster Frame” and “Poster District.” Check out these blogs for updates on the latest print releases, and other cool stuff!

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Kevin Bannister’s Print – Sold Out

I didn’t take long before Kevin Bannister’s new print “The End” sold out. For those of you that had the chance to pick one up, enjoy the “Special gift” included with your purchase… Also, in case you were wondering, we

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"The End" Print by Kevin Bannister

It has been a little while since we have seen new stuff from Kevin Bannister, he has been busy freelancing, and doing some crazy projects. But Now he is back with this small editioned (25) Giclée entitled “The End” from

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Off the Hook II – Group Exhibit!

This show was probably our best and most diverse group exhibition to date. All the artists really pulled through to show their best work. The District Magazine based out of Long Beach showed Nathan Deyoung some love with this two

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Kevin Bannister – Mundane

Kevin Bannister pulls out the big guns with an epic series of Charcoal drawings on toned paper… The opening was in the 505 building on the corner of Broadway and Linden in the East Village Arts District of Long Beach…

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Artwork and No Play – Group Art Exhibition!

Just in time for Halloween, Phone Booth Gallery put on a group show dedicated to the movie “The Shining,” by Stanley Kubrick. Exhibiting artists included: Garry Booth, Aurora Armijo, Iain Macarthur, David Owen, Caspar Williams, Pfft, Jack Rossi, Chester Burnett,

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Eggs and Sausage Group Exhibit

Our group exhibition dedicated to Tom Waits was pretty awesome! A ton of people came out and had a blast with us at House of Hayden on Long Beach, CA. Dave Hayden treated us like kings, and hung the artwork

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Off the Hook Inaugural Exhibition!

Phone Booth Gallery started it all off with this online artwork exhibition. Our first show aired the simplistic display of the website which puts the artwork in the spotlight. It invites all art lovers, collectors, and artists to see work

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