Artist Tony Perez died recently. His funeral is Tuesday, Dec. 28 at 10 a.m. at the Becher Funeral Home in Ferdinand, Indiana. Visitation is Monday, Dec. 27 from 4-8 p.m.
“On Tuesday the 21st of December Tony Perez passed away,” says friend and gallery owner Tim Faulkner, “and Louisville and the art world at large lost a premier talent who was far to young. Tony was born in Spain, but grew up in England and eventually wound up in the States. He spent many years living in Louisville and amassed sevral lifetimes worth of friends. Tony Perez was an artist and he will be missed not only by those who knew him and his work, but also by those who never got a chance to simply say hello. From all of us, Tony you will be missed.”