Art ‘n’ roll

Gallery owner believes visual arts can be just as accessible as music

by CHRIS BARRY

Name: Chris Hand

Age: 42.5

Occupation: Proprietor of Zeke’s Gallery

Bio: This feisty Plateau heartbreaker had been working in the always exciting and lucrative music biz before taking the plunge and opening Zeke’s Gallery on St-Laurent (www.zekesgallery.blogspot.com) seven years ago. A college dropout, Chris says, “I’ve always been in trouble. Throughout my life, any chance I’ve had to subvert authority, I’ve done it, and I still do.”

Something he would dearly like to achieve before leaving this spiritual plane: “Change the goddamned art …