Sneak Preview of The Dubious Expedition

Shing Yin Khor x Shana Kohnstamm

Shing Yin Khor x Shana Kohnstamm

The Dubious Expedition, curated by the dynamic art duo Shing Yin Khor and Leslie Levings, opens this Saturday October at Leanna Lin’s Wonderland. Of course the show looks amazing, and you can see more preview images here. If you’re not already on the “art preview email list”, you can sign up here directly: http://eepurl.com/iMCnj

Yeti and Friends

Yeti and Friends

Yeti and Friends

Yeti and Friends

Renee French

Renee French

Valency Genis

Valency Genis

The opening event takes place on October 25 from 6-10pm. Dress up in a nautical theme and enter to win the Halloween costume contest! They’ll have goodie bags, treats, and music at this family-friendly opening event.

Giant Robot Presents Mari Inukai ‘Marilla Blue and Orange’

Mari Inukai Marilla Blue and Orange

On October 25, Giant Robot presents Mari Inukai‘s solo exhibition ‘Marilla Orange and Blue.’ The Marilla Blue and Orange exhibition melds two worlds of Mari Inukai. Her expressionistic portraiture is now blurring and stepping into her other world, the imaginary.

Mari Inukai kumao

Her fictional characters, a team of illustrative creatures, which are part of her canon, appear as headdresses for her portraiture subjects. Facial expressions continue to appear pensive, yet inviting us to wonder.

Mari Inukai Ringo Philosophy

Inukai’s pencil drawings continue in the same direction. ‘Marilla Blue and Orange’ will include oil paintings and pencil drawings; you can preview more of the works here.

Mari Inukai LASEIFUKU

‘Marilla Blue and Orange’ opens on Saturday, October 25 with a reception from 6:30-1opm. The show will run through November 12.

The Dubious Expedition at Leanna Lin’s Wonderland on Oct. 25

Dubious Expedition

On October 25, Shing Yin Khor and Leslie Levings present The Dubious Expedition “A group exhibit of the glorious, curious treasures from the lost ship HMS Chimera” at Leanna Lin’s Wonderland. This group exhibition features El Dodo Albino, Renee French, Valency Genis, Shing Yin Khor, Shana Kohnstamm, Leslie Levings, Lyla Warren, Lauren Wong, & Yeti and Friends.

Shing Yin Khor Rainforest Leafbug

Shing Yin Khor

Leslie Levings Larval Specimen Pair

Leslie Levings

Lyla Warren Urchins

Lyla Warren

Shana Kohnstamm Sputnik Sweetheart Anenomes

Shana Kohnstamm

The opening reception takes place on Saturday, October 25 (6:30-10pm), and festivities include a costume contest, goodie bags, and music from DJ Steven Lam and DJ Patrick Adley. Sign up for the preview list here.

Jerrod Maruyama ‘A Hipster’s Life For Me’

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Save the date! On Saturday, November 8, WonderGround Gallery will debut ‘A Hipster Life For Me’ – the next piece in Jerrod Maruyama‘s Hipster Mickey series. This latest image finds Mickey hanging out in the queue for Disneyland’s Pirate of The Caribbean attraction and looking too-cool with his Mint Julep.

The piece will be available as a limited edition canvas, deluxe print, and a variety of merchandise. Jerrod will be at WonderGround on Saturday, November 8 from 11am – 1pm for the final signing of the year!

New Mini Pumpkins by Vanessa Ramirez

Vanessa Ramirez Pumpkin


Vanessa Ramirez
has been working on a new batch of mini pumpkins, and they are scheduled for release this Saturday, October 18 at 3pm PST in her online shop! If you missed out on her resin pumpkins last year, now is your chance to get your hands on a brand-new crop of pumpkins!

Vanessa Ramirez Pumpkin4

Vanessa Ramirez Pumpkin2

Vanessa Ramirez Pumpkin3

Vanessa is busy working on new stuff for Designer Con and adds: Also if there is anything else in my store you have been eyeballing I will be clearing it out and whatever I don’t take to DesignerCon will most likely be retired. Be sure to visit her at booth #1013 where she’ll be part of The Stoop!

The Stoop at Designer Con 2014

TheStoop_DCON

It’s official – The Stoop will be at Designer Con 2014 booth #1013! Come kick it at The Stoop and check out new artwork by Vanessa Ramirez, Orbital Ox, Moemoe, and Goreilla.

Designer Con takes place on November 8 and 9 at the Pasadena Convention Center. Tickets for Designer Con are now available online – just $5 per day!

For event updates, RSVP on our Facebook event page. Follow us on Instagram for #designercon previews: @supahcute, @orbitalox, @vanessa_ramirez, @goreilla, @moerdesign.