Release Date: Wed. Sept. 26th at 12PM PST
Toy Art Gallery is proud to present POLLEN KAISER, our very first production collaboration with the legendary Paul Kaiju! The Black Edition is a beautiful emulation of PK’s signature palette and technique, with metallic gold and blue sprays over black vinyl with red and yellow highlights.
POLLEN KAISER is designed and sculpted by Paul Kaiju and produced by Toy Art Gallery. He stands over 10” tall and features articulation at the shoulders, waist, and arms. He also includes a 3 piece, 12” tall staff accessory and a red doll eye.
Pollen Kaiser Black Edition is available for $165 each this Wednesday, September 26th at 12PM PST, both in-store at TAG’s retail showroom and at shop.toyartgallery.com!
Toy Art Gallery is excited to announce our first Anniversary at our Melrose location! To mark the occasion, we’ve invited over 50 of our favorite artists and friends to join us in celebration. Come out to our celebration on Saturday, September 15th and be the first to have access to exclusive editions, one-of-a-kind custom toys and works of art, limited edition apparel, and more!
The TAG Anniversary Show 2012 features the following:
Arkiv, Blamo Toys, Blobpus, Brent Nolasco, Cieromuco, cikcuk, Cris Rose, Dave Bondi, David Flores, David Healey, Elegab, Emilio Garcia, Erostika, FFINC artist Reggieknow, Gomez Bueno, Grody Shogun, Hints and Spices, Itokin Park, Jan Calleja, Jeff Lamm, Josh Herbolsheimer, Julie B / Pretty in Plastic, KARZWORKS, KusoVinyl, Lash, Leecifer, Luke Chueh, MAD, Mark Nagata, Marka27, Marmit, Mattia Biagi, Meredith Dittmar, mr clement, Monstrehero, Munktiki, Nathan Hamill, Naoto Hattori, Okedoki, P.P.Pudding, Paul Kaiju, Phu!, Pico Pico, Quim Tarrida, Rampage Toys, Reactor88, Rock’n Jelly Bean, Rohby, SkullHeadButt, Splurrt, Sucklord, T9G, Taeko Maezawa, Tan-Ki, Triclops Studios, Uamou, Velocitron,
Waotoyz, and more!
Please join us and many of the featured artists on Saturday, September 15th from 7-10pm at Toy Art Gallery’s showroom located at 7571 Melrose Ave. Hollywood CA 90046. Enjoy drinks, cake, music by Dirty Waters, special discounts on select product, and more! The Gravy Train Food Truck will be on hand to provide tasty treats starting at 6PM. ‘TOY ART GALLERY Anniversary Show 2012’ runs through October 8th.
ATTENTION: If you plan on purchasing exclusive items from the show (custom and limited edition toys) you must have a line ticket. Line tickets will be passed out starting at 12PM Noon on Saturday. Ticket numbers will be random, so no need to wait in line! Just show up at 12 to get your ticket and make sure you’re back at the gallery at 6PM to ensure your proper place in line.
RSVP on Facebook!
See additional preview images on our Show Page!
The BLOBPUS X TAG Alien Argus Blind Bags are now available for sale! Nine versions are possible, all either 1-of-a-kinds or editions of 2.
Check them out HERE and see what you can get!
Toy Art Gallery is proud to present Dave Flores’ “Bad News Travels Fast”, an exhibition showcasing his new design Deathead Mickey! Flores’s unique rendition of a familiar icon will be presented in in a variety of forms, from limited run t-shirts and prints to production vinyl toys and a five-foot life-size fiberglass sculpture.
“BAD NEWS TRAVELS FAST” begins Friday, Apr. 13th and runs through Apr. 30th. There will be an opening reception from 7-11 PM on Apr. 13th with a DJ, drinks, and more. Join us at Toy Art Gallery’s new showroom located at 7571 Melrose Ave. Hollywood CA 90046.
Work from Nathan Hamill’s Bellicosity: A Bellicose Bunny Group Custom Show is now online! If you missed last night’s opening here’s your chance to pick up some amazing customs from artists such as A Little Stranger, Ardabus Rubber, Cris Rose, J*RYU, Julie B., Leecifer, Luke Chueh, Martin Hsu, Miss Mindy, Nebulon5, Osirisorion, Ragnar, RsinArt, John “Spanky” Stokes, Steve Talkowski, Southerndrawl, Task One, Todd Robertson, Touma, Toybot Studios, Valleydweller, and more!
Click HERE to see the customs and make a purchase!
Be sure to check back over the next few days as more customs will be added.
BELLICOSITY runs through April 6th at Toy Art Gallery.
Nathan Hamill’s Bellicosity: A Bellicose Bunny Custom Group Show is coming to Toy Art Gallery March 23rd. Stay tuned to the blog for some sneak peeks from the huge variety of talents who are participating in the show, including but not limited to:
A Little Stranger
Blamo – Mikie
John Paul Kaiser
Old Oak Tap
Our pals at Vinyl Pulse just posted an amazing studio visit with Paul Kaiju previewing his work for PAULYVINYL!
Check out the article here: http://www.vinylpulse.com/2012/03/toy-art-gallery-presents-paul-kaiju-in-pauly-vinyl-state-of-mind-0303.html
And don’t forget to come out to the opening this Saturday. Show starts at 7PM, but be sure to remember the following if you plan on picking up work from the show:
PURCHASING INFO: Tickets to purchase work from PAULYVINYL will be distributed FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE starting at 12 NOON on Sat, Mar. 3rd. One ticket per person. Please claim your place in line by 6:30PM prior to 7PM opening. Any remaining work will go online at shop.toyartgallery.com the following day.