Old School Video Games Art back at Gallery 1988

We've been covering events at Gallery 1988 for years it seems and always have an extra fondness for when they put on video game inspired art shows.  This week Old School Video Games - Level 2 opened in the Gallery 1988 Venice location and will run until Nov 24, 2012.  Some highlights from the show [...]

By | October 28th, 2012|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Old School Video Games Art back at Gallery 1988

Combo Attack Art Show Celebrates Street Fighter

Our friends at iam8bit opened up the COMBO ATTACK art show last night with food, drinks, music and more. Combo Attack features over 50 artists with Street Fighter inspired art spread throughout the gallery.  Jon Gibson and his team at iam8bit always do a fantastic job of putting together a fun party atmosphere and environment [...]

By | August 4th, 2012|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Combo Attack Art Show Celebrates Street Fighter

Multiplayer: Video Game Poster Opening at Gallery 1988

Hailey Bright from COIN-OP TV at the MULTIPLAYER: Video Game Poster Art Show Opening at Gallery 1988 in Venice, California.  Interviews with artists Mike Mitchell (I'm With CoCo), Roger Barr (I-Mockery), Kevin Tong and Nathan Goldman from DKNG.  This show was put together by OMG Posters.

Vinyl Toys dominate at DesignerCon 2010

November means celebrating art at the DesignerCon!  This is a specialized show for people who appreciate art and want it in small bites.  The DesignerCon show floor is mostly vinyl toys for sale and display -  some booths also carry t-shirts and other cute collectibles.  We ran into some of our favorite local artists in [...]

By | November 22nd, 2010|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , |7 Comments

He-Man installation at Gallery1988

Our friends over at Gallery1988 went all out with this year's He-Man art installation titled Under The Influence: Masters of the Universe Tribute Art Show.  We were expecting to see some awesome He-Man art pieces at the gallery, but got an extra treat when we found out that the entire gallery had been transformed wall-to-wall [...]

By | January 31st, 2010|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , |3 Comments