The show is described as a new collection of “square” artwork by the beloved artist.
MONDO is thrilled to announce its programming lineup of panels and screening events for MondoCon, set to coincide with the first weekend of Fantastic Fest on September 20 & 21 at The Marchesa Hall & Theater in Austin, TX. MONDO is creating a convention unlike any other, bringing together unique guests from a variety of areas to celebrate film, music, art, and toys with the world’s finest artists, designers, toy creators as well as filmmakers, composers and more.
Panels and screenings will take place in the theater and the exhibition hall will host booths for individual artists and companies featuring artwork and products for sale. The exhibition hall will also offer a unique chance for fans to interact with creators in an intimate environment.
A full service bar and Austin’s finest food trucks will be available at the convention, ensuring that attendees will have access to delicious food and beverages.
MondoCon attendees will also be able to take advantage of live screen-printing for t-shirts and exclusive posters throughout the weekend, courtesy of Industry Print Shop. It will be a rare look into the process of screen-printing and the individual stages of poster production.
You can find information on panels, screenings, artists & exhibitors and MondoCon exclusives HERE.
MONDO will operate a pop up shop in the parking lot of The Marchesa Hall & Theatre with tons of surprises throughout the convention. A few of those are spoiled here
The Iron Giant Mini-Gallery
Celebrating the 15th anniversary of The Iron Giant MONDO will present a mini-gallery with multiple artists taking on the beloved animated classic. To give a tease of what’s to come, Mondo is thrilled to unveil the first print of the event from famed comics artist Alex Ross, working with MONDO for the very first time.
The Iron Giant
Artist: Alex Ross Edition: 325 15″ x 27″ Giclee
Additionally, MONDO announces the release of The Iron Giant soundtrack on vinyl for the very first time with two incredible package designs from artists Jason Edmiston and Jay Shaw.
The Iron Giant Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by Michael Kamen
2XLP, Remastered for Vinyl by James Plotkin
Cut at 45RPM for best possible sound quality
Version A – Featuring brand new, hand painted Artwork by Jason Edmiston
Pressed on 180 Gram Black & randomly inserted Steel Grey Vinyl
Version B – Artwork, and package design by Jay Shaw
Pressed on 180 Gram vinyl, housed in a metal embossed slip case.
Limited to 1,000 copies
Boom! Comics & Tyler Stout
Tyler Stout lent his stunning artwork for an alternate cover of Boom! Comics’ Big Trouble in Little China #01. The print originally was made available as the official poster for Butt-Numb-A-Thon 9 at the Alamo Drafthouse in 2007 long before Stout was a household name.
Four years in the making, Hero Complex Gallery announces Strong To The Finich! An Official Popeye Tribute Art Show celebrating 85 years of Popeye the Sailor!
The show is curated by illustrator, Chogrin who has picked over 100 artists from around the world to pay their own unique tribute to the legendary sailor, created by E.C. Segar in 1929.
The show will premiere on September 5th, 2014.
Please join Hero Complex Gallery for an art tribute to cops and criminals, authority figures, buddy cop films, cons, prison films, heists, gangsters, gangs, westerns, spies, murders, whodunits, private eyes, and so much more! Pretty much anything that represents figures of authority and/or criminal intentions counts!
The opening reception will be held on Friday, August 15th from 7-10PM.
Please RSVP HERE.
Online Sales will begin Sat. August 16th at approx. 1PM Pacific time HERE.
Hero Complex Gallery
2020 South Robertson Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90034
This Friday night, August 8th, Gallery1988 will open the newest solo show from artist Mark Englert, the second installment in his Director Series. Mark will release a first set of screenprints at the opening reception, which will run from 7-10 PM. He has also created a number of original pieces, and will follow it all up with a second set of screenprints for the closing on August 30th. Remaining prints, for both dates, will be available online, the following day at gallery1988.com.
Mark will be in attendance for the opening reception, so make sure to swing by and check out this impressive next step in his artistic progression. And stay tuned for August 30th as well!
On Thursday, August 14, at 10 a.m. PT, D23: The Official Disney Fan Club will begin selling tickets for the next D23 Expo, which will take place August 14–16, 2015 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The largest Disney fan event in the world, the D23 Expo celebrates all the wonderful worlds of Disney entertainment, uniting all parts of The Walt Disney Company under one roof, including The Walt Disney Studios (including Marvel, Pixar, and Lucasfilm); Walt Disney Parks and Resorts; Disney Consumer Products; Media Networks (including ABC, Disney Channel, and Radio Disney) and Disney Interactive. D23 Expo 2015 marks the fourth bi-annual event held in Anaheim.
More than 65,000 Disney fans from around the world gathered at the Anaheim Convention Center in 2013 for the third D23 Expo. Once again, the Expo will celebrate the past, present, and future of Disney with live events, celebrity appearances, panels, presentations, sneak peeks, and immersive experiences. D23 Expo 2015 marks the return of fan favorites including the Disney Legends Awards, honoring the talented men and women who have made indelible contributions to the Disney legacy; and Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, which spotlights costumes, props, and set pieces from Disney’s rich history.
As in previous Expos, D23 Expo 2015 will showcase all of the latest stars in the Disney universe. In 2013, celebrity appearances included Angelina Jolie, Chris Evans, Billy Crystal, Natalie Portman, and Tom Hiddleston, with performances by Idina Menzel, R5 featuring Ross Lynch, and a once-in-a-lifetime concert with Disney Legends Richard M. Sherman and Alan Menken. Additionally, Disney executives and creative talent came together to deliver special presentations, announcements, and experiences to Disney fans throughout the three-day extravaganza.
Tickets for D23 Expo 2015 are available at a discounted price for a limited time. From August 14–December 31, 2014, tickets are $61 for a one-day adult admission and $42 for children 3–12. Tickets for members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club are $52 for a one-day adult admission and $37 for children. Multi-day money-saving tickets are also available. D23 Members can save as much as $268 off the price of admission, based on the purchase of four three-day tickets at the D23 Member rate. For more information on tickets and the ticket pricing structure for members and general admission, visit D23Expo.com.
In addition to these special advance-purchase savings, an extremely limited number of D23 VIP Sorcerer Packages will once again be available. Based on fan feedback, even more benefits have been added this year including exclusive opportunities in the Walt Disney Imagineering pavilion and Mickey’s of Glendale.
The Sorcerer Package includes:
-Three-day admission ticket and commemorative Sorcerer credential
-Reserved seating at all presentations in the main hall, Stage 23, and Stage 28
-Limited-edition D23 American Tourister boarding bag
-Pre-Expo tour of the Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives exhibit
-Special tour of the Walt Disney Imagineering Pavilion
-Exclusive shopping time in the D23 Expo Dream Store, Disney Store, and Mickey’s of Glendale
-Tour of the D23 Expo show floor the day before the Expo is open to the public
-Welcome Reception on Thursday evening
-Exclusive entrance to the Expo each morning
-A voucher for an appointment with an on-site massage therapist
-Exclusive D23 Expo gift pack including gifts from D23 and the rest of The Walt Disney Company
-Saturday morning Meet and Greet Coffee with a special Disney guest
-“Fond Farewell” reception on final day of Expo
-Plus, access to the Sorcerer Member Lounge and other benefits
Sorcerer Package tickets are available exclusively to both Gold and Silver D23 Members at $2,000 per ticket. Members have the option to purchase up to two Sorcerer tickets. Additional details and benefits are highlighted at D23Expo.com.
D23 Gold and Silver Members are entitled to early admission to the Expo show floor and D23 will once again give a special thanks to D23 Charter Members, providing them special access to the Expo’s Charter Member Lounge.
Visit D23Expo.com to relive some of the extraordinary experiences from the first three Expo events and get a peek at what’s to come in 2015.
Gallery1988 announces “Storybook: a little gallery show,” the debut solo show from artist Joey Spiotto. Joey is a regular and favorite from G1988’s themed group shows, and now he will take center stage with almost 50 new limited edition prints, making your favorite movies, TV shows, musicians and video games into classic children’s book covers.
Each one is smarter and wittier than the next, and seeing the massive amount of work together as an exhibit is incredible. The show opens this Friday, August 1st, from 7-10 PM at G1988 (East). Joey will be in attendance. The runs of these editions all vary, and some are incredibly low and the gallery expects some to sell out fast. This show runs through August 16th and all remaining work after the opening reception will be online the next day at gallery1988.com.
Gallery1988 is proud to once again work with Scott C., an artist they’ve collaborated with for over 7 years, as he brings his newest installment of the Great Showdowns to G1988 (West). Now in it’s 3rd exhibit, the Great Showdowns have become one of the most sought after series in the gallery’s history. Two Titan Publishing books have been made from his past two exhibits, and these show is even more impressive! It will open this Friday from 7-10 PM, at G1988 (West), and Scott will be in attendance.
The Great Showdowns series, depicting Scott’s takes on film’s most famous interactions, has become one of the most visible art projects on the internet, so come see the newest pieces in person, available for the first time Friday Night.
The gallery will be releasing new Showdown print sets. There will be no pre-sales for this show, however all remaining work will go online the next day.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will officially unveil the details of its highly-anticipated November 2014 release of “Batman: The Complete Television Series” at a Comic-Con International panel – featuring special guests Adam West, Burt Ward and Julie Newmar – on Thursday, July 24 from 6:00-7:00pm in Hall H.
The actors behind Batman, Robin and Catwoman will give fans their first inside sneak peak at the most anticipated home entertainment release in fanboy history. All the details will be revealed, including an initial look at exclusive content, limited edition packaging, and dazzling HD remastered footage from the landmark series.
To celebrate the 75th anniversary of DC Comics’ Batman, Warner Bros. invites you to delve into a world of superheroes, Grappling Guns and Batarangs at the studios where the classic movies were made.
For a limited time, you’ll be able to get up close to the iconic costumes, gadgetry and vehicles used in all seven movies as they open the doors to the Batcave and reveal some closely-guarded filmmaking secrets. Expert tour guides will accompany you as you spot iconic locations from the movies and will lead you to our newly-transformed Studio Tour museum – with the entire ground floor now dedicated to the Caped Crusader.
Six iconic Batsuits will be on display in the Warner Bros. Museum including the original version worn by Michael Keaton in Batman and the final Christian Bale costume from The Dark Knight Rises. You’ll get see a wide range of authentic costumes including those worn by Poison Ivy, The Riddler, Mr Freeze and Catwoman as well as some infamous prop weapons such as the Joker’s cards, Two-Face’s coin, Penguin’s umbrella and Bane’s bomb.
In Warner Bros. Picture Car Vault, which is located on the studio lot, a selection of the Dark Knight’s most iconic vehicles will be showcased – with the Bathammer, Bat-Pod and Tumbler taking center stage. The Bat-Signal, used to call Bruce Wayne’s alter ego at a time of need, will be on display and you’ll get the chance to operate the infamous prop yourself.
A limited number of specially-themed Batman carts will be available throughout the day, ready to escort film fans around the studio lot.
The legend never ends.
Get more information about The Batman Exhibit HERE.