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‘THIS HORROR MOST UNREAL’ ANIMATION TRAILER FROM SKINNER

Nerd City Network revealed an exclusive trailer of the artist Skinner‘s upcoming animation ‘This Horror Most Unreal’. This short directed by Max Minor was created for the Lovecraft Film Fest which takes place in Portland, Oregon starting April 25th. It is always cool to see new projects like this from artists! I can’t wait to see the full film.

-Travis


MUTANT VINYL HARDCORE x BRANDT PETERS ‘SAC-HEAD’ MOCK UP

Screen Shot 2015-04-17 at 5.50.09 PMYesterday we caught a glimpse of the upcoming Brandt Peters x Mutant Vinyl Hardcore ‘Sac-Head’ mock up. This early shot gives us a great idea of what the newly sculpted head will look like on the classic MVH body. No word on a release date but we are “Real Soon” by the post on IG. If you are a fan you will want to sign up for the MVH newsletter by follow the link HERE for the latest updates.

-Travis


JC RIVERA x AARON FUEGOSTEIN ‘CREATE YOUR OWN LUCK’ MURAL

11169908_10153288940044653_3403648521487270286_nEarlier in the week the Chicago artists Jc Rivera and Aaron Fuegostein collaborated on a new mural in Chicago’s Chinatown. This go around the team showed off their great skills by putting up ‘Create Your Own Luck’ for an event hosted by The Number’s Project. The piece features Fuegostein’s amazing abstract line work and Rivera’s recently developed ‘Lucky Punch’ character. It is always cool to see artists collaborate and mix their style to create one cool piece of art. To follow both of these artists make sure to follow the link HERE & HERE.

-Travis


ROCKETBOY & BOLD MACHINES PRESENT ‘NOHWITZ’ AT ROTOFUGI

unnamed-38Rotofugi is working with Chicago-based artist Ryan McClure (aka Rocketboy) on the debut of his new 3D-printed (by Bold Machines) figure, Nowhitz.

24 talented artists will give their take on the Nohwitz platform.

Participating artists include 64 Colors, Betso, Davemarkart, DrilOne, Frank Montano, Infinite Rabbits, James Fuller, JC Rivera, Jeremiah Ketner, JFury, kOmega, Malo April, Malo One, Max Bare, Mike Die, Nugglife, One-Eyed Girl, Patrick Wong, Rocketboy, Rsin, Tasha Zimich, TaskOne, Travis Lampe and Veggiesomething.

First availability of exhibit pieces will be at the gallery when we open at 11am on Friday, May 8Gallery Previews email list members will be able to make purchases via email starting at 2PM that same day.

Exhibit continues through June 7, 2015. Make sure to stop in and check out this great looking show!

-Travis


NEW ‘AGAINST ALL ODDS’ PRINT RELEASE FROM JEFF SOTO

AgainstAllOdds_PinkProductThe artist Jeff Soto has released a new screen print titled ‘Against All Odds’. This 16″x 20″ print is currently available in two editions the standard ‘Blue’ (50 pieces) & the limited ‘Pink’ (25 pieces). Currently you can find these in the Stormcloudz online store HERE. The ‘Blue’ edition is available for $50 each and the ‘Pink’ is available for $75. Make sure to get yours before they are gone!AgainstAllOdds_BlueProduct-341x454

 

-Travis


‘ART OF FREEDOM’ OPENING TONIGHT AT ZHOU B ART CENTER

Screen Shot 2015-04-17 at 5.36.25 PMOpening tonight at the Zhou B Arts Center in Chicago is a new event titled ‘Art of Freedom’. This show will feature works of art that help to bring awareness to the issue of human trafficking. The show feature the following artists: ZeroChicago, Penny Pinch Eyeq TNS, Atown, Bel KCM, Luvsik, Oryx Radah, & more! The opening reception is tonight starting at 6:30 central. If you are in the area make sure to head over and check this show out!

-Travis


ONE-EYED GIRL FOR BOTTLENECK GALLERY’S ‘WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUT 3′

unnamed-39One-Eyed Girl reveals her submission for tonight’s ‘When the Lights Go Out 3′ at Bottleneck Gallery! For the event she decided to tackle the classic Slimer character! This pieces is a custom 4.5″ Mad Slimeball Sqwert, painted up with glow in the dark and neon paints that glow nicely under a black light. The piece will be available tonight along side many other great pieces! If you are in the area make sure to stop in and check out all the great pieces on display!

-Travis


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