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Giant Robot at Designer Con Day 2 - Tons of Creators and Artist Friends

I see Jerome Lu a few times a year and he's a fan of all sorts. I tried to mimic his face and it took some effort. He has pointy eyebrows and a new born child waiting for him at home. I found out he drove back right after DesignerCon ended to make it home.  Although I saw many more than the folks I photographed in the two days, I saw that so many more showed up and I didn't see them. I wish I did.  Jacky Jiang will have a solo exhibition at GR2 in february. This dude is talented. He's autokite on Instagram.   Hellen Jo stopped by. She's the best. See her at GR2 soon, but also maybe...

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Giant Robot at DesignerCon 2017 Day 1

One of the first person I saw at DesignerCon 2017 is Luke Rook of Lulubell Toys who is one of the most creative beings in toys. When people are trying to make one thing, he's off figuring out something weird and new. The idea of what toys can be are the most free in his hands.  Jeff Ho of Zephyr Dogtown stopped by. He's a legend. A shot of our booth C Loo, a friend and supporter from way back picked up a Linnea Strid drawing. Erica Olsen from Riot Games and a former Ms Nisei Week. Nikki Longfish! Flatbonnie Liz from Munky King and a shiba puppy. The Hundreds Family. Jerome Lu and Yukari. More booth photos. This was...

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Giant Robot Time: 11.7.14 – GR @ Designer Con / Game Night USC

giant robot time 11.7.14 | art by: mari inukai   Return of the Hot Pot GirlsExhibition of Art by Katsuya TeradaNovember 15 - December 3Reception: Saturday, November 15, 6:30-10 pmA year has passed since we hosted Hot Pot Girls by Katsuya Terada. Aside from his status as the "Doodle King," he practically holds, "legendary" status in Japan. While his audience for original art grows, his constant effort into work shows. He'll pursue a part II of his Hot Pot Girls series. We'll make an assumption that he hasn't had enough of the series. 2014 also marks his 30th year in illustration.We're hosting Terada in a series of events: Sat  11/8 1pm Signing / Designer Con Giant Robot Booth 814 Sun...

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