A Tom Matousek Gallery just opened in Lafayette o(n 11/23/12). With an emphasis on the contemporary, A Tom Matousek Gallery features upscale, unique, fine art across a variety of mediums including oil, acrylic, photography, even poetry, music and, soon to come, sculpture. The current show is featuring works by Tom Matousek (http://artbytom.jalbum.n…)--his impressionistic face paintings have been seen at Cypress Restaurant (http://cypresswc.com) in Walnut Creek recently, Matthew Carden (http://matthewcarden.com), Susan Jenkins (http://susanjenkinsart.c…) and the literary works of Jeff Reed. The show runs through December 31st and is opening on Black Friday, just in time for holiday shopping. You will see works by some of the best local artists. This quaint gallery is small, but the art will blow you away. A Tom Matousek Gallery is located at 3581 Mt. Diablo Blvd. Unit C in Lafayette, CA in the Clock Tower Building-just down the alley past Patxi's and around the corner from Venture (awesome men's clothing store:http://venturemensgoods.…). Open Sunday 12pm to 5pm or call for appointment.