June News Update
Hello and welcome to Doktor A’s newsletter for June.
Original drawings for sale
Your chance to pick up a unique ink drawing by Doktor A.
Six original ink drawings have been added to the shop section of Spookypop http://www.spookypop.com/ShopArtIndex.html
Each one is a unique hand done ink drawing on very thick acid free watercolour paper (its almost like board) with a very nice hammered texture.
They are all available to buy now and it’s first come first served.
Take a look.
Erick Scarecrow’s Shiitake Parade
ToyQube in New York hosts this group show for Erik Scarecrow’s new plush mushroom toy. Artists from all over the planet have added their own vibe to these little fungi critters and Doktor A is amongst them. So get down to the opening bash at 5pm on the 16th on June and pick up a new squishy friend.
ToyQube ( http://www.toyqube.com )
133-31 39th Ave. #F36
teL : (718)939-8605.
Detroit Munny Show
Lift in Detroit is the venue for the second annual Detroit Munny Show.
On June 23rd there will be piles of artists customised Munny toys to marvel at and purchase. Doktor A has produced a classic horror icon for the show.
Opening reception from 7pm. Visitors will be able to vote for their favorite Munny.
Lift ( http://www.liftfootwear.com )
202 W 11 mile Road, Royal Oak. MI 48067
tel : 248 545 5245
A brand new art gallery and designer toy store has opened its doors in Columbus Ohio.
Make sure you pay it a visit for all that is best in current underground artists, including prints from Doktor A. This venue will be one to keep an eye on for future Doktor A goodness including original artworks and toys.
1200 N. High St.
(Located Between 4th & 5th Avenue)
Columbus, OH 43201
tel : (614) 294-TOYS (8697)
( http://www.rivetgallery.com )
Cereal Killers Coverage
The Cereal Killers art show opened last Friday at Monkeyhouse Toy Gallery in LA.
Coverage of the event by Vinyl Pulse is online here : http://www.vinylpulse.com/2007/06/seen_cereal_kil.html
The show brings together artwork and toys inspired by sugary breakfast treats. Doktor A has a canvas painting of a rather twisted Snap, Crackle and Pop in the show. It runs for the rest of the month and is open to the public for free.
Doktor A Interview
Watch out on Urban Retro Lifestyle for an interview with Doktor A. It should be online very soon.
( http://www.urbanretrolifestyle.com )
Mini Munny Mobile
Kidrobot’s latest D.I.Y toy the Mini Munny Mobile is launched on the 14th of this month.
The Mini MUNNY Mobile is 8 inches long, comes blind packaged with 4 mystery accessories (in classic MUNNY style) to deck out Mini MUNNY’s ride, a removable super cute Mini MUNNY, real rolling wheels, and a giant road map by iLovedust to color, treasure, eat off of or just plain enjoy!
Doktor A was invited to be one of the first people in the world to customise this new platform. The results of this project will be showcased by Kidrobot for the launch. So watch their website and store for pictures and info.
Thanks for your continued support.