What: BLABSHOW! 2009 - 5TH ANNUAL
Opening Reception, Saturday August 8 - 8:00 – 11:30 p.m.
Dates: Exhibit runs – April 8 – August 29, 2009
Contact: Gary Pressman, Gallery Director Copro Gallery
PREVIEW OF ARTWORK: www.Blabshow.com
Copro Gallery and Monte Beauchamp proudly present the fifth annual “BLAB! SHOW,” a kaleidoscope of colors and scenes from the "21st-Century Apocalypse" feature in the next issue of BLAB!
Artists include: MARK RYDEN, JOE SORREN, JEFF SOTO, SHAG, FEMKE HIEMSTRA, ALEX GROSS, NATALIA FABIA, RYAN HESHKA, MARTIN WITTFOOTH, OWEN SMITH, GARY BASEMAN, XNO, JEAN-PIERRE ROY, KRIS KUKSI, GEORGANNE DEEN, GARY TAXALI, Zap artist SPAIN, FRED STONEHOUSE, ANDY KEHOE, MARC BURCKHARDT, MARK TODD, CALEF BROWN, Garbage Kid's creator JOHN POUND, DAVID SANDLIN, and many more.
BLAB! -- the premiere anthology of art, illustration, found graphics, and sequential art -- is the brainchild of Chicago-based art director and designer Monte Beauchamp, whose work has appeared in GRAPHIS, PRINT, COMMUNICATION ARTS, AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION, and THE SOCIETY OF ILLUSTRATORS. He has received numerous design awards for Excellence in Print and Television Communications. His books include: STRIKING IMAGES: Vintage Matchbook Cover Art (Chronicle), THE DEVIL IN DESIGN (Fantagraphics), THE LIFE & TIMES OF R. CRUMB (St. Martin's Press), NEW & USED BLAB! (Chronicle), and DEVILISH GREETINGS (Fantagraphics)