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EVENT COVERAGE: DEATH HAD A FUNERAL AT LINDSAY GALLERY

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This past Friday we stopped in for the opening reception of Mike Egan‘s ‘Death Had a Funeral‘ hosted by Lindsay Gallery in Columbus, Ohio. The event had a great turn out with lots of sold stickers popping up on pieces through out the gallery! During the event we got check out the amazing body of work that Egan put together that features many of his signature characters. Make sure to check out the event photos below and if you see any piece that you would like to add to your collection make sure to contact the gallery HERE for more information.

-Travis


POPE SOLO ‘EBONY & OOZERY’ EDITION BY FORCES OF DORKNESS

10259483_10154010197880543_794955967_nReleasing Good Friday April 18th at Noon EST is Scott Kinnebrew‘s (aka Forces of Dorkness) latest edition of his 4.5″ Pope Solo resins. This time around we have teamed up with the artist to bring back the Ebony & Oozery colorway from last year’s UVD exclusive ‘Passion of the Wookie’ and ‘Our Lady of immaculate Conception”.

Pope Solo features Harrison Ford’s Han Solo mashed up with the Pope and comes complete with Han’s blaster and the Pope’s mitre. Each piece will be available HERE for $40 + shipping, and will only be available for a limited time. Make sure to get your’s while they are still available! 

-Travis


LITTLEPLASTICMEN VOL 2 NOW AVAILABLE

unnamed-1The second vol of the new toy focused magazine Littleplasticmen is now live! This time you will find you find exclusive news from Quantum Mechanix, a sculptor profile of Peter Kelley, a Q&A session with Zica Toys’ Craig Owen and more! Make sure to download this free publication HERE and check out everything they have to offer.

-Travis


TRU:TEX x RAMPAGE TOYS ‘PACHI GACHA MACHINE’ FOR TOYCON UK

rampage gacha promoMarking day 3 of exclusive reveals from Tru:Tek/Disarticulator for ToyCon UK this weekend, they are proud to present a very special collaboration with Rampage Toys… the Pachi Gacha Machine! Featuring a vintage Cosmos inspired vendor/display unit realised by Tru:Tek, the little red box will be filled to the brim with custom Rampage keshi, with 2 very different series up for grabs; Cupcake Pachi In Ya Pocket, featuring 3 classic Rampage MIMP customs, and Mecha Freaks, a crazy bunch of rubber ‘bots that were created during our trip to Japan in February…

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Cast by Tru:Tek in a mix of TCon inspired mint greens, magenta, and flesh, the little guys come packed in a classic red/clear gacha capsule, with each purchase securing at least one figure from both series. Priced at £6 each, or just £10 for 2, the Pachi Gacha Machine will commence vending capsules at the Rampage x Disarticulator booth (#16) when doors open this Saturday, April 12th

-Travis


‘CRYPT CREEPERS’ RESINS FROM WE BECOME MONSTERS

IMG_1452We Become Monsters has launched a new resin figure titled ‘Crypt Creepers’. These hand cast pieces are an edition of 25 pieces that come in a variety of colors. If you would like to add one of these 3.5″ resin pieces to your collection you can HERE for $40 each. Get yours while you still can!

-Travis


’5 EYED DRAGON II’ GROUP SHOW AT DRAGATOMI

unnamed-51Opening this Saturday April 12th at Dragatomi is an all new group show titled “Five Eyed Dragon II”. This show is a follow up to 2010′s ‘Five Eyed Dragon’ show and features works of art by southerndrawl, Brent Nolasco, Leecifer, DrilOne and Betso. The opening reception will be Saturday from 6 – 9 pm if you are in the Sacramento, CA area you are going to want to stop in and check this show out!  To sign up for the preview list make sure to follow the link HERE.

-Travis


‘TUMMY ACHE’ CUSTOM MUNNY BY iROC TOYS

unnamed-46For this past weekend’s “Off the Wall’ event at Somos Gallery the customizer iRoc unveiled his latest creation called ‘Tummy Ache”. This custom Kidrobot Munny features extensive sculpting and great paint work from the artist. This piece is currently on display at the gallery in Salinas, CA so if you are in the area make sure to stop in and check it out!

-Travis 


‘AQUA BOG’ RELEASE INFO FROM FRANK KOZIK

aquabogfrontToday at 3pm EST Frank Kozik will release the latest edition of the Skinner Ultrus Bog. The 8″ ‘Aqua Bog’ was hand painted by Kozik and features a special signed and numbered header card designed for the release. This edition of 13 pieces will be available HERE for $200 each so if you are interested you best act fast because they won’t last long!

“Deep beneath the waves the Bogs grow angered at Aquaman’s habit of tossing his trash into their yard and decide to exact vengeance in their own violent and sadistic way! Marvel to the hopeless thrashings of Aquaman as they rend him into several piecesI Rejoice with them as his life force bubbles merrily away into the Abyss!”

-Travis


YAKIMON x TOY ART GALLERY ‘SPRINGTIME TAKOSHI’ RELEASE INFO

unnamed-45Toy Art Gallery is proud to present a new edition of Yakimon’s Takoshi vinyl figure! Celebrate the new season with the ‘Springtime Takoshi’, who’s out about town in snazzy pale yellow vinyl with fluorescent green, purple, red, black and gold spray. Takoshi stands 8” tall and is articulated at the arms, head and waist. He features a removable mask and a miniature Tako vinyl! Produced by Toy Art Gallery, painted by Shirahama, made in Japan. The Springtime Takoshi will be available on HERE this Friday, April. 11th at 12PM PST, and retails for $125.unnamed-44

-Travis


MAD x SCOTT TOLLESON KIDROBOT BOULDER EVENT

1613967_10152321398332970_1208267605_nThis Friday at Kidrobot Boulder the artists Mad and Scott Tolleson will be on hand for a special signing and release party. At the event Mad will launch the KR exclusive green Modern Hero Bank and Tolleson will have the KR exclusive ‘Deep Green’ Trayjus resins. The event will give fans a great chance to meet two of the major artists in the scene while picking up the new items! Also, if you purchase a item you will also receive an exclusive collab print by the artists. If you are in the area make sure to stop in and check out this event!

-Travis


KUSO VINYL ‘TIGERHAPPY’ & ‘INZAUMA’ LUCKITTY PON RELEASE INFO

unnamed-47unnamed-49At this years Wonder Con the guys over at Kuso Vinyl will launch two new editions of their Luckitty pon. This release will feature two new additions to the Allstar Series: Tigerhappy & Inzauma editions. Both editions are limited to 200 pcs each, and they will be available to grab at Kuso’s booth #1247 during event 4/18 – 4/20 for $10 each. Make sure to stop in and pick these up for your collection before they are gone!

-Travis


NEW JC RIVERA MURAL AT SHO BCN

969487_10152359762399653_5446871119742188741_nNot only did Jc Rivera have a great solo show at Sho BCN but now he has left his mark on a wall! Earlier today the artist revealed the above photo showing off this great BearChamp piece. I really like the use of color and dots around the piece! If you are in Barcelona you defeinetly going to want to stop in and check out this piece and all the pieces in his solo show!

-Travis


‘THE DARK RIDER’ PRINT BY CLEON PETERSON

500x731xcleon-Dark_Rider-500x731.jpg.pagespeed.ic.pEijISacGWThe artist Cleon Peterson is set to release an all new print titled ‘The Dark Rider’. This 24″ x 16″ screen print on 270 gram acid free paper is a signed and numbered edition of 150 pieces and features the artist’s signature style. If you would like to add this piece to your collection you can HERE for $50 each starting April 10th at 1pm EST.

-Travis


LUKE CHUEH S.U.C.K.L.E. AP PACKAGING REVEALED

10151899_265442120301430_5448168449130932548_nLuke Chueh has been feverishly working on the AP edition of his addition to the S.U.C.K.L.E. mini figure line. Just a short while ago he shared the above photo of a packaged, painted, and splattered figure that would appear is near the release point. Details are still not available but we couldn’t pass up sharing this photo!

-Travis


‘GOOBLINS’ RESINS BY JFURY RELEASE INFO

10151206_874099245940799_7756375563866736629_nAs the first release in JFury‘s 3 Year Customizing Anniversary month long release event he has pulled out three of his 5″ resin ‘Gooblins’. These hand painted pieces are 5″  are little trouble makers and are ready to cause kaos at your house! Gooblins like to sleep all day and play all night so be prepared. You will be able to find these pieces HERE at 9pm EST today (April 9th) for $40 each including US shipping. Look for new release from Fury every Wednesday and Saturday for the rest of the month including one offs and small runs! For the latest info on what is next I suggest following JFury HERE.

-Travis


HATEBALL ‘CAN YOU DIG IT’ HEADER CARD REVEAL

unnamed-43A while back we shared a test pull from Frank Kozik of his upcoming Hateball vinyl release. Today he shared the header card that will accompany this release. Right now details on the release are still unknown but from the header it looks like this is not a release to miss!

-Travis


‘LEAVING A MARK’ CANVAS BY JFURY

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JFury has revealed a new canvas that he created for this past weekend’s ‘Off The Wall’ event at Somos Gallery. This 11″ x 17″ piece titled ‘Leaving A Mark’ features Fury’s VooDoo Bunny getting ready to leave a tag on a wall near you! Currently this piece is available HERE for just $100. Make sure to get this piece for your collection before it is gone!

-Travis


NEW CUSTOM MUNNY BY MIKE FUDGE

1922018_856263771067392_2829604160571885377_nThe customizer Mike Fudge has revealed an all new custom Munny. This piece features a great example of this artist’s signature style  and great execution of line work and use of color. This piece has already found a collection to call home but if you would like to commission this artist I suggest contacting him HERE.

-Travis


JC RIVERA x COLLECT & DISPLAY ‘BEETEN BUT NOT BROKEN’ DEADBEETS

Processed with VSCOcam with c1 presetAt this year’s ToyCon UK Collect & Display will launch a series of five custom Scott Tolleson Deadbeets by JC Rivera. This series  entitled ‘Beeten but not Broken’ features sculpted boxing gloves and Rivera’s signature color pallet. Look for these to launch Saturday April 12th during the convention with a price that will be announced later. If you are heading to the con make sure to stop in and check these pieces out!

-Travis


7″ ‘POLAR BEAR’ WEED BEAR FROM TASK ONE

unnamed-42The latest edition of Task One‘s 7″ resin Weed Bear comes in the way of the ‘Polar Bear’ edition. This white and grey colorway of the Pillaging Pop Culture design came out very clean and would look perfect along side any of the other editions. To add this bear to your collection you can find him HERE for $70 each.

-Travis


INTERVIEW: TASHA ZIMICH

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Next up in our on going series of interviews is the artist Tasha Zimich. We took some time to chat with the artist about her past projects, technique, and future projects you can expect to see from her. Now is a great chance to learn about this artist from Canada! To check out the full interview follow the link HERE.

-Travis


ZX CUP OF TEA SETS BY LUNARTIK FOR TOYCON UK

unnamed-40On Saturday April 12th Lunartik will launch a new a set of seven 2.5″ Cup of Tea based on the ZX series of 6.5″ Teas. This release is limited to 300 sets world wide and will be available at the Lunatik ToyCon UK booth. For those who can’t make it out to the event have no fear Lunartik will also be laughing these pieces via his online store HERE. So, for all you Tea collectors or if you have a Tea collector in your life you aren’t going to want to miss this. Make sure to get a set before they are gone!unnamed-41

-Travis


‘MR. HELLYEAH’ BY MAMAFAKA & MIGHTY JAXX

unnamed-37For the very first time, MAMAFAKA‘s Mr HELLYEAH character as an art collectible! Mighty Jaxx had teamed up with him to develop this collectible before his unfortunate demise in 2013.  This 6″ hand painted polystone figure includes the figure and skateboard. This limited edition release of 200 pieces com blister packed and is currently available HERE for $60 each. Partial proceeds from the sales will be contributed to MAMAFAKA’s family. Help support this late artist and get a great piece of art as well!

-Travis


THE ‘MUNDUM WING REDUX’ BY JOSH MAYHEM

DSC_0131The artist Josh Mayhem has revealed an updated version of his 2013 ‘The Mundum Wing‘ custom 7″ Munny. The original piece was damaged during shipping and required a complete restoration in order to be brought back to life. This new version features a new colorway, 47 points of articulation, and a very well executed paint job by the artist. This custom has already joined a collection but if you are interested  in a commission of your own follow the link HERE.

-Travis


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