Sunday, March 24, 2013

Monster Party Returns in 2013 at Ugly Gallery

Monster Party, a kid-friendly community-centric art show, which we curated at the Jamestown Arts Center in RI last October, will find a new home in October 2013 at Ugly Gallery in New Bedford, MA. This year we'll be bringing back top-notch artwork from artists around New England while also appealing to kids, adults and the community. More information to come!



 Big Nazo Lab

 Tim Sullivan


 Photobooth - painted by Evoker/Etips

Last year's flyer - artwork by Eyeformation

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Sneak Peek for Hanna-Barbarians: Eyeformation

Eyeformation, who is the cover artist for this week's Boston Dig and was recently featured in the Boston Phoenix, is one of the participating artists in our upcoming group show at myplasticheart in NYC. Here is a look at his work for that show. With his bold lines and bright colors, we're super stoked to see his take on some of his favorite and most influential cartoon characters. Check out our studio visit with Eyeformation for more on this incredible artist.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Sneak Peek for Hanna-Barbarians: Brian Butler

Here is a sneak peek a a piece for our April show at myplasticheart by artist and mini golf course expert, Brian Butler. Brian is the creative mind behind the half human, half ice cream hybrid, Ice Cream People, which were featured in a solo show at Kidrobot Miami in 2010.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

"Hanna-Barbarians" at myplasticheart NYC

The Studio Miners are curating a show at myplasticheart this year. The show is tentatively entitled Hanna-Barbarians, a tongue in cheek theme, with artists asked to create new works based on their favorite and most influential cartoons. This means anything from Tom and Jerry to Garfield to Peanuts to Regular Show, are up for grabs. The show's lineup is bursting with talented artists and in anticipation we'll be bringing you previews of their work on this site and myplasticheart's blog as we lead up to the opening on Friday, April 19.

The Line-Up:
Chris RWK
Abe Lincoln Jr.
Smut Villain
Podgy Panda
Paul Shih
Philip Lumbang
George Lamontagne
Flying Fortress
Jeremy Derbyshire Myles
Brian Butler
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