Willy Rivera & Tim Gibbons: Fools for Art

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Presented by Funky as a Monkey at Bamboozle Cafe, Tampa FL

Apr 01
May 06
Willy Rivera & Tim Gibbons: Fools for Art

“W.A.R”. is a cutting edge artist whose fresh, trendy designs bring excitement and exuberance to this exhibit.  W.A.R. is self taught and versatile with over fifteen years experience in painting, drawing, designing, building and tattooing. Throughout his life he has been well exposed to all forms of art in multiple media.  His experience has influenced him to develop varied artistic techniques in mixed media, watercolor, oil, pen and ink, aerosol, and graffiti. In 2015 he followed his passion and began his own business that utilizes his artistic abilities, W.A.R Artifex also creates custom art works, murals and artistic finishes and can be reached at warartifex@gmail.com for his commissioned work.  

This most recent exhibit of Tim Gibbons’ art follows his love of fun through his imagination, Influenced by his interest in science fiction and comic books Tim frequently incorporates science fiction, politics, science, cosmology and humor into his paintings. In this exhibit he celebrates his love and dedication to music through his painted Star Trek, Star Wars LP’s, sci-fi with his space creatures, storytelling, imagination and realism. Known for his prolific production of art and his varied styles, this show represents yet another avenue in the winding path of Tim’s creations.  A well-known artist and art teacher in the Tampa Bay area and Hillsborough County,


Bamboozle Cafe is open Mondays-Fridays, 10:30-9pm, Saturdays and is closed Sundays. Opening reception is Tuesday, April 4, 6-9 pm with complimentary appetizers, wine and tea tasting, FREE and open to the public. For more information contact Tim Gibbons, tim@funkyasamonkey.com, or visit his Facebook page, Funky As A Monkey Art Studio.




Contact: 8132312579

Email: tim@funkyasamonkey.com

    Official Website


Additional time info:

Tuesday, April 4, 6-9 pm, Opening reception, FREE and open to the public, providing complimentary appetizers, wine and tea tasting.  FREE parking on Tampa Street after 6pm and in parking lot behind Bamboozle Cafe on Ashley.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • art by Tim Gibbons


Bamboozle Cafe

516 N. Tampa St., Tampa, FL 33602

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