Apr 08, 2014
Preview: Scribe & Alisa Ross – Supernatural Selection at Rotofugi
Husband and wife duo Scribe and Alisa Ross will bring their wildly imaginative creature-filled art to Rotofugi in Chicago for the opening of their Supernatural Selection exhibit on Friday (4.11). Going by their instagram photos, collectors can expect plenty of 2D paintings and drawings from Scribe, a full menagerie of plush creations from Alisa, and at least one 3D sculptural edition. If you’d like more info about the show pieces, be sure to sign up for Roto’s gallery preview list. The exhibition will open alongside Tony Rabit’s Small World which will feature limited-edition prints in the side gallery.
Scribe & Alisa Ross || Supernatural Selection
Opening: Friday, April 11th 2014 (7-9 PM)
2780 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
Frank Kozik x Skinner – Aqua Bog(4.10)
Hail the Aqua Bog –- defender of the seas from the polluting, self-serving ways of the sanctimonious do-gooder, Aquaman. Frank Kozik’s hand-painted edition of Skinner’s famed Ultrus Bog sofubi feathers a strong paint concept flowing with aquamarine + goldish yelllow details.
Limited to 13 pieces complete with special header card, Aqua Bog (8”) drops on Thursday, April 10th 2014 @ Noon PDT over at frankkozik.net for $200.
Kuso Vinyl’s Inazuma Luckitty Pon Available at Wondercon
Kuso Vinyl’s got more KusoPon action for you at Wondercon! Along with their Tiger Happy Luckitty Pon Wondercon Exclusive, they will be releasing the Inazuma colorway. This release is limited to 200 pieces and can be found at their booth #1257!
Chris Ryniak – Spring Snybora Series 3-Pack
It’s been quite some time since we’ve seen Chris Ryniak’s Snybora figure, but now it’s back! Squibbles Ink and Rotofugi bring to you the Spring Snybora 3-Pack, which features one blue, orange, and mint green Snybora figure. The pre-order is now up HERE and will be shipped out by May 18th. The set retails $100 each with a cut off date of Sunday, April 13th.
Emilio Garcia x k.Olin tribu – Skull Brain Pink in Porcelain
Mmmm… Brains… Stepping up the style, k.Olin tribu has just released a porcelain version of Emilio Garcia’s Skull Brain sculpture in a nice shade of pink. Limited to 50 pieces, the new edition follows the OG white and the follow-on blue edition. Measuring 6.2x4.7x4.7 cm, the Pink Skull Brain is available now via artandtoys.com for pre-order (May delivery) for 260 Euros (~358.64 USD).
SEEN: Q Pop Shop Presents: Magical Girls Heroines : Sailor Moon & Sailor Senshi (04.05)
We got a chance to check out Q Pop’s “Magical Girls Heroines” during the opening night and boy was there a huge turn out before the show even opened! There was a line forming just about an hour before opening and by the end of the night, the line was easily 300+. The show featured tons of amazing artwork inspired by everyone's favorite group of female super heroes. It was a fun night filled with Sailor Moon fans, cosplayers, ice cream, and even Sailor Moon episodes running all night long. More photos from the event after the jump.
Hyperactive Monkey Wondercon Exclusive GID Blue Spirit Pocket Monkey Kung Fu Master
Say that title 5 times fast. Coming from the super secret Hyperactive Monkey Shaolin Temple is the Wondercon exclusive Monkey Kung Fu Master. This limited to 45 piece release stands 3” tall and features a magnificent solid GID blue resin. It also comes packaged in a woodblock printed linen bag. They will be up for grabs at the Hyperactive Monkey booth #1147 all weekend for $40 each.
TADO – 3 Little Piggles for ToyConUK
TADO has been hard at work preparing for ToyConUK and one of their releases is one you’re not going to want to miss! Introducing the Piggles! These game loving cuties will be making their debut at this years ToyConUK and will be accompanied by their Panda Otaku collab with Nick Hunter. Stay tuned for more information and hopefully more pictures!