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Save the Carl Bray Gallery; Submit a Comment by July 19th

Save the Carl Bray Gallery; Submit a Comment by July 19th

The most significant brick-and-mortar monument to the Smoketree School of desert painters is the Carl Bray home and gallery in Indian Wells, Calif. As well as being the last remaining scrap of the original village of Indian Wells, Bray’s gallery was home to the original Smoketree painter himself, a man who knew Fred Chisnall, Maynard Dixon, R. Brownell McGrew and many of the original desert artists. At age 93, Carl Bray still lives and paints in nearby Banning, California. The City of Indian Wells has been trying to tear down Bray’s home for years (even while he was still living…

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