NYC painter John John Jesse prides in his ex-punk rocker from the olde, tougher LES/ex-Catholic schoolboy back story and lists Gustav Klimt as one of his major influences. Ok, I’ll play. Here are some young and younger illustrated ladies in dream-like abandon. Tits, tattoos, party party. The gilded frames are a real nice touch. NSFW up close. “American Dreamer,” John John Jesse, through May 2, Opera Gallery, NYC (Images: Jacob Breinholt for Curated)