Opening Photos: Blek Le Rat opening @ Opera Gallery, London

April 30, 2012

Legendary Parisian stencil artist Blek Le Rat just opened a new exhibition in London at Opera Gallery, and our UK correspondent Butterfly made it out to the opening, Not only did a nice cast of colleagues show up for the opening, but some die-hard fans queued overnight to get one of the free 100 prints that Blek le Rat was releasing.

As Opera wrote, "His position is remarkable in every area of the world where he is present: the collectors and the public know Blek le Rat’s work and they consider him as the Father of street art.


"Nowadays, it appears absolutely undeniable that Blek le Rat has gained the recognition he deserves after decades of unstinting devotion to the arts in the streets.We are proud to be finally bringing him back to the UK in the occasion of this exceptional exhibition."