The first showing of 2008 for the Carmichael Gallery featured over thirty street and outsider artists from Brazil. Shelley Leopold was at the opening Jan. 5 and got these shots of the work.

Above, Vitche Ya

PART I of the show runs until Jan. 17 at Carmichael Gallery, 1257 N. La Brea Avenue

West Hollywood.

If you missed the opening, don't worry. There's a Part II that runs from Jan. 19 – Jan. 27,

Opening reception with a live Capoeira Demonstration on Saturday, Jan. 19, 8 pm

Above and below: FLIP

Pankil

All photos by Shelley Leopold. More after the jump.

Dask

Above and below, Thais Beltrame