Dark Art: A Tribute to Metal, Group Show

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After the Seventh Son of a Seventh Son , 2012 Pen And Marker On Paper 10.5 X 10.5 Inches © Courtney Blazon
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Spellbound, 2012 © Edward Cao
Dark Art: A Tribute to Metal, Group Show
Curated by: Kim Larson, Bradley Platz

801 Greenwich Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
August 11th, 2012 - September 9th, 2012
Opening: August 11th, 2012 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Financial District/Wharf
Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 6pm
modern eden, dark art, metal, heavy metal, tribute, San Francisco, north beach, mixed-media, pop, surrealism, figurative, modern, traditional, sculpture
Free and Open to the Public


Dark Art: A Tribute to Metal, Group Show

Opening Reception: Saturday August 11, 2012, 6-10 pm
Exhibition Dates: August 11- September 9, 2012
Gallery Hours: Wednesday - Sunday, 11a - 7pm

Modern Eden Gallery is pleased to announce “Dark Art: A Tribute to Metal” featuring  works inspired by heavy metal music and classic cover art illustrations.  Each artist will take inspiration from the musical genre and create works filled with dark symbolism and masculine intensity. The attitude of Heavy Metal will be illustrated with satanic imagery, paying homage to the legends of Metal and those classic illustrators of the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s.

Exhibiting artists include Steven Suiter, Justin Kalmen, Marisa Ware, Courtney Blazon, Michael Foley, Kim Gordon, Edward Cao, Jessi Kempin, Jaclyn Alderete, Erika Jane Mallette, Akira Beard, Corey Urlacher, Cayetano Valenzuela, Stephen Teater, Emilio Villalba, Joe Kelly, Kristin Forbes-Mullane, Helen Bayly, Catherine Moore, Peter Adamyan, Sean Sczepanik, Patrushka, ELROD, Monty Guy, James Garcia, Lily Lee, and Daisy Church.

The opening reception for “Dark Art” will be held at Modern Eden on Saturday, August 11th from 6-10pm. The exhibition will be on display through September 9, 2012 and is free and open to the public. Complimentary drinks will be served by Rolling Rock and Three Wishes Winery and there will be a live DJ set by DJ BrendanJ  during the reception. Select group show artists  will be in attendance.

For more information please contact Modern Eden: (415) 956-3303,