TOY ART GALLERY 2014 Anniversary Show feat. Vertebrata opens Sat. 9/13



Toy Art Gallery is proud to present our 2014 Anniversary Show! For our fifth year in existence we’re celebrating with over 40 of our favorite artists creating amazing custom figures from Paul Kaiju and Blobpus’ Vertebrata!

The TAG Anniversary Show features the following artists:
Anthony Ausgang, Blobpus, Bob Conge/Plaseebo, Brent Nolasco, Brian Flynn, Cop-A-Squat Toys, Deeten, Devils Headquarters, D-lux, Eckotyper, Ferg, Grizlli Atom, Hellopike, Jeremi Rimel, Johan Ulrich, Jon-Paul Kaiser, Josh Herbolsheimer, Justin Bua, Kenth Toy Works, Kris Kuksi, L’amour Supreme, Martin Ontiveros, MM Toys, Monstrehero, Mutant Vinyl Hardcore, Paul Kaiju, Rampage Toys, RISK, Ron English, Scarecrowoven, SexualYoukai, Shirahama, Skull Toys, Splurrt, T9G, TKOM, Toshikazu Nozaka, Touma, Usugrow, Velocitron, Yamomark,

Please join us, Paul Kaiju, and others for the opening on Saturday, Sept. 13th, 2014 at Toy Art Gallery’s showroom located at 7571 Melrose Ave. Hollywood CA 90046.

The 2014 TAG Anniversary show runs through Oct. 12th.

TAG x Secret Base x Three Tides Tattoo Karakasa Tattoo Man GID Lottery Release


Lottery Date and Time: Wed. August 20th 12PM PST through Fri., August 22nd 12PM PST

Toy Art Gallery is proud to present the latest fully painted edition of the KARAKASA Tattoo Man, our collaboration with Japanese legends Secret Base and designed by Hiroshi of Three Tides Tattoo. This sixth painted release features a glow-in-the-dark vinyl base with teal and green accents and a new tattoo design.


This extremely limited Karakasa GID edition retails for $95 and will be released via email lottery starting on Wednesday, August 20th at 12PM PST and ending on Fri. August 22nd at 12PM PST. Email with “Karakasa Lottery” as the subject along with your paypal address and shipping info. If selected you will be sent an invoice for payment. Please allow 24 hours for a response after the closing time (Friday 12PM PST). Winners will be chosen at random, one entry per participant please (if you submit more than once you will be disqualified). Good luck!

TAG x BRENT NOLASCO Blood Thirst Night Stalker Edition available Friday!


Toy Art Gallery is proud to present the Blood Thirst Night Stalker Edition by Brent Nolasco! This first painted edition of the Blood Thirst features a black rub over white vinyl with black, silver, red, and gray spray. It stands 9 inches tall with articulation at the arms, feet and head. Concept and sculpt by Brent Nolasco, paint by Shirahama, produced by Toy Art Gallery and made in Japan.


The Blood Thirst Night Stalker Edition will be available for $75 exclusively at and in-store this Friday, August 15th at 12PM PST.

Secret Base x TAG SpongeBob DX Red Glow available this Friday!


Toy Art Gallery is proud to present the newest colorway of the popular SpongeBob DX from Secret Base! This version sports an awesome glow-in-the-dark red vinyl interior skeleton and includes an exclusive mousepad. SpongeBob DX stands 5″ tall.


The SpongeBob DX Red Glow is available for $98 this Friday, 8/8 at 12PM PST at as well as in-store.

DEATH RIDES AGAIN – New Work from Doubleparlour, Mike Egan, and Lurk this Sat. at Toy Art Gallery



Toy Art Gallery is proud to present “DEATH RIDES AGAIN” featuring new works by Doubleparlour, Mike Egan, and Lurk! These artists have come together to form a show full of peculiar melancholic characters, imaginative landscapes, and a celebration of life and death.


DEATH RIDES AGAIN features original paintings, drawings, prints, and handmade resin sculptures. The event will also showcase the vinyl toy debuts from both Lurk and Double Parlour, produced by Toy Art Gallery!


Please join us for the exhibit opening on Saturday, August 9th from 7-10pm at Toy Art Gallery’s showroom located at 7571 Melrose Ave. Hollywood CA 90046. Doubleparlour and Lurk will be in attendance.


DEATH RIDES AGAIN runs through August 30th.

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TAG x RAMPAGE TOYS x SPLURRT – TAG Exclusive Yellow Lab Mice Edition available this Friday!



Toy Art Gallery is proud to present the TAG Exclusive Lab Mice Edition from Splurrt and Rampage Toys! This set of three cutesy creepy critters are cast in yellow vinyl with red, pink, black and green spray and stand 3 inches tall. Made in Japan by Rampage Toys.

The TAG Exclusive Lab Mice set will be available for $50 a set on this Friday, July 18th at 12PM PST.

RON ENGLISH – STATUS FACTORY Toy Release and Signing this Sun. at TAG!



Pop Surrealist Art legend Ron English is coming to Toy Art Gallery for a special one-day only toy release and book signing on Sunday, July 13th. Ron will be on hand at our Melrose gallery location from 2-6 PM as we unveil our new collaborative toy projects and to sign his new retrospective book Status Factory.

Fans who come to the meet-and-greet will be the first to be able to purchase his two brand-new soft vinyl figures from Toy Art Gallery, the Modzilla and the Urban Big Foot! The Modzilla stands 13” tall and features an astounding 20 individual parts. The Urban Big Foot stands 7.5” tall and is based on Ron’s massive 2013 mural in downtown LA. Each is made of high-quality japanese soft vinyl (“sofubi”) and will be available in very limited debut numbers.

Ron will also be signing his new 20 year retrospective book Status Factory: The Art of Ron English. Status Factory collects previously-unpublished reproductions of English’s brilliant oil paintings and street art installations, and we’re the place to be on the West Coast to get it signed.

Also available at this special event is the Little Bigfoot Necklace, the first in a series of Ron English x TAG produced jewelry, as well as a collection of twelve unique Temper Tot prints, and more!

Please join us and Ron English for this one-time special event on Sunday, July 13th from 2-4pm for the signing and 4-6pm for a meet-and-greet at Toy Art Gallery’s showroom located at 7571 Melrose Ave. Hollywood CA 90046.

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