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GR2: Feb 7, 2-4pm Enfu Cute Grit Book Signing + Drawing Demo

GR2 2062 Sawtelle Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90025 Feb 7, 2015 2-4pm Enfu: Cute Grit Book Signing Drawing Demo featuring Enfu, Mari Inukai and Sho Murase Come meet Enfu (Ken Taya) who'll be in person from Seattle. He'll be joined by Mari Inukai and Sho Murase in a drawing demo that'll be projected with plenty of seating. He'll sign books afterwards.  Cute Grit is the debut collection of digitally designed pop art by Japanese American artist Enfu. So named for its fanciful, yet edgy style, this comprehensive compilation of hundreds of colorful illustrations merges childlike imagination with serious exploration of Asian American identity.   ENFU Trailer from Ian Devier on Vimeo. Welcome to the whimsical world of Cute Grit, the...

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GR2: David Choe - Snowman Monkey BBQ Signing Time Lapse and Photo Set

David Choe made another triumphant return to Giant Robot to sign his new book, Snowman Monkey BBQ. From when I met him in the 90s, it was an easy bet that he'd be successful. It was just a matter of time. It wasn't an easy road, and when a roadblock hindered his path, he'd always find a way out. Choe was part of the old school, but forged a new-school way of "making it". He's like Banksy, but without the need of mystery. His life and interests are put forth in print, Instagram, and so on.  Today, it's great to see the new level of "Choe fan". A decade ago, the kids who liked his illustration work in Giant Robot and...

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David Choe Snowman Monkey BBQ Book Flip-Through - nsfw

This is David Choe's epic new book, Snowman Monkey BBQ. I enjoy the fact that the shape of the book is super tall, and the pages are filled with energy from his multi-faceted lifestyle-paintings, watercolors, and nudes. When GR2 opened in 2003, David Choe was the first exhibition. It was also his first exhibition in LA (I don't think this is a clue answer for the 100k). David helped remove my doubts on showing art. The crowd was tremendous, and it was a great evening that undoubtedly launched new artists and galleries. In 2003, the art scene was quite different. Most of the galleries you frequent, were not around. There wasn't a culture of driving from place to place to see various...

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Giant Robot Presents: Tues Oct 28th 7pm - David Choe Signing Snowman Monkey BBQ

  Giant Robot Presents: Tues Oct 28th 7pm - David Choe Signing Snowman Monkey BBQ Location: GR2 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025. We will be selling Snowman Monkey BBQ at $60. We will not service these books online and will not ship them. David will sign Snowman Monkey BBQ and what you purchase at GR. Refrain from bringing your sketchbooks. Bring your gifts and cameras. We will keep you updated on any changes. Thank you much. Oh and here's a link to the David Choe goods we carry, we can make every effort to get your ordered items signed for you.

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