WORK BY WADDELL: In spray paint and Posca pens, at Gallery 26.

Gallery 26, 2601 Kavanaugh Blvd., opens a show today (July 27) of paintings by Jeff Waddle and drawings by Henry Thomas. Waddle creates hard-edge surrealist works; Thomas works in several mediums, including graphite and paint, and in several styles, both portraiture and abstract.

Jeff Laux of the Rolling Blackouts will provide the music at tonight’s reception, 7-10 p.m. The exhibition runs through Sept. 14.