Friday, January 11, 2013
Toy to the World!
This coming Tuesday will be the launch of the Toy to the World Exhibition and Auction, where dozens of vinyl bears have been hand-painted by both local and international artists.
This is my bear above.
If you're in Melbourne over the next couple of weeks make sure you come and check out the show.
Details of the Toy to the World Project (taken from Facebook event page RSVP here!
PENCILNECK PRODUCTIONS in partnership with MIDSUMMA present the
TOY TO THE WORLD PROJECT EXHIBITION & AUCTION
OPENING NIGHT - TUESDAY 15TH JANUARY 6pm
EXHIBITION/SILENT AUCTION RUNS: 15ths Jan - 4th Feb
SPRING STREET CONVENTION CENTER, 1 SPRING ST, MELBOURNE (ENTER FLINDERS LANE)
TOY TO THE WORLD PROJECT returns for the second time with artists from around Australia and the globe making their mark on our toy. Entries from almost 100 artists will go up for auction to help fund Victorian HIV research.
Exhibition opening will feature DJs KittyKat and Tom Showtime laying down the beats while the bar tops up the bubbles and the bidding begins! Auction bids will be updated via Facebook after the opening night so you can keep an eye one your bid!
FEAT entires from artists:
NANOU + OHNOES + KAITLIN BECKETT + IPSUM + DEV RAVENGA + MOO + DEAN SWANTON + RAN + PESKY + RUSKIDD + DIRTFISH + ALMO + BRENTON SEE + DAVE BEHRENS + AARON TORRENCE + RX + ANTONIA GLAVIC + RUFIS + FLICK + PODS SICKTHINGS + ART HOLES COLLECTIVE + JACK JETSON + RUIN CREATIVE COLLECTIVE + SIX YEARS LATER / CHASING GHOSTS + and many many more!
The TOY TO THE WORLD PROJECT is made possible entirely by donations of artists, pledges of support from public, friends and family, and support of our sponsors, Kist3, PurpleMonky, Villain Store, DJ Warehouse, Eckersley's, Desktop Magazine, and Whirlwind Print.
Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/538752276135021/?ref=2