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The Monster Within at Giant Robot

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Opening on July 10th 2010, Giant Robot will host The Monster Within, an art show featuring reinterpretations of work by Buff Monster by his friends. The opening reception will take place from 6:30PM until 10PM.

For this show, the Los Angeles artist has asked 49 of his artist friends, peers, and colleagues to customize three-inch toys based on his work. Collaborators will come from various fields and countries, and are scheduled to include the following:

Aaron Martin/Angry Woebots, APAK!, Arbito, Matthias Bax/Flying Fortress (Germany), Christopher Bettig, Jon Burgerman (UK), Camilla d'Errico (Canada), Chaz/The London Police (Netherlands), Olivier Cramm/KOA (France), Tristan Eaton, Huck Gee, Godmachine (UK), KaNO, Koji Harmon/Gargamel (Japan), David Horvath/Uglydolls, Mari Inukai, Jay222, Jeremyville (Australia), Kirkland Jue/Toybot Studios, Paul Kaiju, Mike Kelly/Le Merde, Travis Lampe, Joe Ledbetter, Daniel Lim/Fawn Fruits, Travis Louie, Jeremy Madl/MAD, Markie Darkie (Canada), Drew Millward (UK), Miss Mindy, Junko Mizuno (Japan), Brian Morris, Moto (Japan), Mark Nagata, Martin Ontiveros, Alex Pardee, Albert Reyes, Johnny Rodriguez/KMNDZ, Chris Ryniak, Benjamin Salomon, Greg Simkins/Craola, Sket, Skinner, Bwana Spoons, Sucklord, Tado (UK), Uamou (Japan), Michelle Valigura, Amanda Visell, Yoskay Yamamoto

A full-color, limited-edition poster will also be made available to commemorate the event and capture the one-of-a-kind pieces.

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Suckpax Sheets


Suckpax Series 1 might sold through...but Suckadelic is offering several uncut sheets that are signed and numbered by the Super Sucklord. This is an edition of 50 sheets, with each one running $50.


Jizo-Anarch “Rub” Sets


Devil's Headquarters has announced that only 5 hand painted Jizo-Anarch "Rub" sets are currently available through their web store. Conceived, designed and created by Devil's Head founder Toby Dutkiewicz, this statue is based on a traditional Buddhist monk, Jizo. You can pick up a set for $100 each.

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“PAW – Growing like Lightning”



Eyepillow Ltd. is offering a new limited edition resin doll - "PAW - Growing like Lightning" - to celebrate the original artwork of Saul Zanolari being exhibited on in London, Paris, Milan and Beijing.

The 4.7" tall resin figure comes with a certificate of authenticity. It should retail around $90 each.

For wholesale inquiries, contact DKE Toys.

Brent Nolasco, Jeremy Nichols, & Revise CMW Group Show

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Brent Nolasco will be taking part of a group exhibition alongside of Jeremy Nichols & Revise CMW. The show openings on July 3rd 2010 (7PM until 10PM) at Rivet Gallery.

This piece is entitled "Yesterday". The 18" x 24" work makes use of Mix Media, Acyclic Paint on Wood Panel, and Spray Paint.

Brent states: "All images on this painting from photos, wheat pasting, sketches and paintings are mine. This is a way to expand on pre-existing ideas I have all ready done and take them a little further. I still had to add some painting to make the pieces more cohesive."

Superham Maxx Custom


Gary Ham has finished his custom piece for the upcoming Skelanimals Maxx Show. Gary's custom is his Superham character. This one - and customs from several other artists - will be on display at the Toynami booth at San Diego Comic Con.

Pink Cranium Box Set

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One of the LTD Tee interns came up with this Pink Cranium design and they turned it into a shirt. "Iban Brizuela finds inspiration from people deported from reality. Dark and comical art with a twist of obscenity that you can trust."

This box set is available for one week only - from June 28th to July 4th - for $26.99 (in men’s and women’s sizes). Plastic and Plush readers can also use discount code "plasticandplush" to get 15% off this shirt.

The Pink Cranium box set includes:

• High quality, screen printed t-shirt
• 8” x 10” art print
• Custom screen printed box
• Custom neck label
• LTD Tee Sticker pack

Jared Deal and The Art Hustle

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Jared Deal will be a part of the artists featured in the upcoming line of designer trading cards - The Art Hustle. You can check out some of his custom, hand painted (spray paint and acrylics) cards in these photos.

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Ninja Spiki Chiisai Plush

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Nakanari and HK based designer Fury Animals have collaborated on this plush project. This is the upcoming Ninja Spiki Chiisai plush produced by Fury Animals. The keychain and phone charm mini plush will be released as a part of the Maihiro x Fury Animal's "Fury Planet” show that opens this September at Dragatomi.