Oct 04, 2013
Tracy Tubera’s “SKULL LEADER GO!” for “Deculture: A Tribute to Macross”
As mentioned in our previous post HERE, another one of our good friends Tracy Tubera is participating in Macross World’s first art show, “Deculture: A Tribute to Macross”. His piece amazing piece, “SKULL LEADER GO!”, will be one of many on display at this one day event.
Gary Baseman -- ‘Mythical Homeland’ at Shulamit Gallery (10.5)
Gary Baseman will open his new solo, ‘Mythical Homeland’ at Shulamit Gallery in Venice on Saturday evening. The new show continues Baseman’s exploration of the once hidden reality of his parents’ homeland in Eastern Europe during WWII and also the multiple dimensions of ‘home’. Set in a forest both historical and metaphorical, the new allegorical paintings feature a full cast of Baseman’s characters both new and familiar and will be displayed in a birch forest installation within the gallery. Fore more on the new exhibition, please see Dailydujour’s coverage.
Gary Baseman || ‘Mythical Homeland’
Opening: Saturday, October 5th 2013 (7-9 PM)
17 North Venice Boulevard
Venice, CA 90291
Seymour’s Squatters for NYCC
Peter Kelk aka Seymour will be attending this years NYCC and he won’t be alone! Along with him will be an NYCC exclusive relase of his original Squatter figures. This collection features 18 one-of-a-kind painted sculptures. Each figure roughly stands 6” tall and come with their own glass 7” display dome and base. They will be on display and available for reserve at the Strychnin Gallery booth #1780. Peter will be making his way all the way from Australia, so be sure to stop by and say hello! Not able to attend? You can reserve some of your favorite Squatters by sending an email to team[at]strychnin[dot]com.
Argonaut Resins x SubUrban Vinyl - NYCC Resin Cracked Mini Tuttz
For their booth, SubUrban Vinyl has teamed up with Argonaut Resins to release a limited run of the Resin Cracked Mini Tuttz figures. There are 3 different colorways up for grabs, black, red, and white, each with a cracked paint texture. There are a total of 12 pieces with 3 GID chases. They can be found at booth #208 for $50 each.
RESTORE x Clutter Magazine – NYCC Debris Japan
The exclusives are never ending from Clutter, as they have revealed their NYCC exclusive Debris Japan by RESTORE. The “Propagate” edition is limited to 10 pieces and stands 6.5” tall and are each handpainted with real cloth and paper elements. These will be released on Saturday at 11AM during RESTORE’s signing at the booth #504.
MAD – 3D Printed Micro MAD*Ls for NYCC
Not only will there be MAD’s Modern Hero up for grabs, but he will also be bringing along some 3D Printed Micro MAD*L figures in this bright fluorescent green. Perhaps these will be available during his signing at the myplasticheart booth #113 on Saturday from 3-4PM.
True Cast Studio – Walking Dud for NYCC
While we’re still on the topic of True Cast Studio, they’ve got something else cooked up for NYCC. This figure is perfect for all of you Zombie fanatics out there, here we have the Walking Dud. This piece was created by Adam Smith of True Cast Studios, Ultra Violence sculpting by Jason Frailey of NECA, produced by Josh Edwards of True Cast Studios, and a collaboration and promotion by THEGODBEAST. These are available online HERE and at NYCC at the Onell Design Booth #102. They are available in 3 different sizes, 2” mini rubber figure ($15), 4” articulated figure ($35), and a 7” articulated figure ($75).
Itokin Park – ‘Space Mode Man’ Customs for Art Pop-Up (10.6)
Itokin Park’s new Space Mode Man sofubi (3.5”) is an homage to one of his favorite movies, 2001: A Space Odyssey. As you can see, the helmet and other gear including the pack are modeled after the film. While he isn’t ready to release a production edition yet, he’s created two groups of colorfully awesome customs of the new figure.
Each custom is hand-painted by Itokin Park and features plastic jewels on the instrument panel and the ray gun as well as his tiny stickers throughout for added deco. The first group (featuring stripes) will be available at the Switcheroo Art Pop-Up on Sunday (10.6) in Highland Park for $60 each. The second group with stars (not shown) will be available at the TAG six-person show on 10.19. And in case you are confused, Space Mode Man is Itokin’s second astronaut figure. The other one, ‘Astronaut’, is part of a three figure collabo series with Amanda Visell and Michelle Valigura. The first teal edition of Astronaut will also be available at the Pop-Up on Sunday (25 pcs, $30).
Switcheroo Art Pop-Up
Sunday, October 6th 2013 (7-9 PM)
Thank You Comics
5011 York Blvd.
Highland Park, CA 90042
Scribe x True Cast Studio–NYCC Exclusive Resound Field Guide Mini Rubber Figures
You didn’t think Scribe would leave you all hanging for NYCC did you, well once again working with True Cast Studio they’ve got some goodies you aren’t going to want to miss out on. Take a look at their latest project, mini rubber figures of Scribe’s Resound Field Guide series. These will be available at the Onell Design booth #102. This is a fun and exciting series we cannot wait to see more of in different colors!
Ron English – NYCC Exclusive Smiley Grin
NYCC is shaping up to be a great convention for Ron English fans. Here’s a look at the NYCC Exclusive Smiley Grin vinyl coin bank produced by Made by Monsters. This one features a light purple Grin with metallic gold teeth. Limited to 200 pieces, this one will be available for $40 from the BeeFy and Co. booth [#222]. And if you dig this, there’s also a Smiley Grin wallet from Dynomighty available at NYCC.