December 17, 2012

Jimmy Palmiotti & Brandt Peters @ Stranger Factory (1.4)


Comic artist & writer Jimmy Palmiotti is curating a new gallery exhibition at Stranger Factory called "The Art of Narrative", focusing on the strong narrative elements in modern comic storytelling. Jimmy will be showing some of his own work, in addition to original works from his personal archive from talents such as Gilbert Hernandez (Love and Rockets), Amanda Conner (Power Girl), Geoff Darrow (Shaolin Cowboy), Dave Taylor (Judge Dredd), Bill Ward (Torchy), Mike Mignola (Hellboy), Cliff Chiang (Wonder Woman), Brad Walker (Guardians of the Galaxy), John Buscema (Conan The Barbarian), and more. 

Opening at the same time in the Project Room will be "Posthumous Menagerie", a solo exhibition by fine artist and toy designer Brandt Peters. Peters' has created thousands of iconic characters, for his personal work and for companies such as MGM, Kidrobot, Warner Brothers and more, and in addition to new paintings, drawings, and sculptures he'll be releasing the third production colorway of his sofubi art toy, Stingy Jack. This "Old Timey Jack" colorway is limited to only 120 pieces, and will be offered at the show as an exclusive pre-order to ship in February.

Opening reception for both shows is January 4th, from 6 - 9 PM. 

Stranger Factory
109 Carlisle Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106 (map)