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BIG BAD NYCC 2014 RUNDOWN – Updated As Of Sept 25th

Monday, September 8th, 2014


New York Comic Con 2014 is about 3 weeks away!. The Block! returns again for its third year. As we have in prior years, along with our releases and events, we will provide you with the most extensive guide to signings and releases in The Block! Bookmark the blog entry for the most up to date information. Print it out as a handy guide so you don’t miss out! New for this year, we’ve added an artist appearance list (at the end of the events section), so you can see any of your favorite artists will be attending NYCC. Remember, New York Comic Con is only 1 month away, and starts Thursday afternoon at 12pm!

In alphabetical order:

481 Universe / N-Stuff – Booth 223

Corrupt Theta Outlanders

Argonauts Resins / The Jelly Empire– Booth 401


Art Whino – Booth 104/108


BAIT – Booth 509

BAIT Robots
BAIT x Bruce Lee Rastaclat
BAIT x Medicom Be@rbrick

BeeFy and Co – Booth 222


Big Kev’s Geek Stuff – Booth 127

Ume Toys Butt Plug Resin – Ltd to 10, $41
Doktor A ‘Harry K Nidd’ Print – Ltd to 25, $15

Clutter Magazine – Booth 504


Esc Toy Ltd / Erick Scarecrow – Booth 515


KaijuMonster – Booth 406


Lulubell / Velocitron – Booth 408

Dski One × Slave×one’s hand-painted “Gero” – Ltd 5
Secret Demon Services’s “Smalmack (Crystal Witch Version)”

Mishka NYC – Booth 110

L’amour Supreme × Mishka’s Ghost Cave

Monster Island – Booth 402

Nekos In My Pocket Playset – Ltd to 20, $
DeathCat Toys × Grizlli Atom × DuBoseArt’s “Alien Gahm”


myplasticheart – Booth 113

Gary Ham Slyvan Yeti – Ltd to 50, $75
Lou Pimentel Junior Rosebud Edition – $35
Dave Bondi Astronocchio Blue – Ltd to 25, $65
Brent Nolasco Hunter Mako – Ltd, $120
Instictoy Muckey 6th Color Haunted Castle (Shadow Art -G.I.D-) – $140
Peter Kato Sleeptime Bunnies Sweet Harvest Edition – Ltd 30 blind, $12
Kuso Vinyl Catchaman Minicel Swallow Jinpei – $20
Andrew Bell Back to Back Black
Andrea Kang Pocket Pork Dumpling customs
Otto Bjornik Amara custom
Jeremiah Ketner Spring, Autumn, Winter Unicorno customs
Reactor88 customs

Lou Pimentel

PIQ – Booth 614

Jason Freeny Anatomy Gummy PIQ Colorway

Sidekick Trading Cards – Booth 203


Spoke Art – Booth 607


Tara McPherson / Cotton Candy Machine – Booth 414



Tenacious Toys Collective – Booth 208

Tenacious Toys

Sam Raimi figure by Credenda Studios
Hip Hop Trooper figure by KiD iNK iNDUSTRiES, Small Angry Monster, Jason Chalker & Sidekick Labs
various Bigshot Toyworks production pieces including All City Style trains, Miya-San figures and Four Horsies figures, plus prototypes of future releases
Cenobots Series 2.1 blind-box ‘Bots serie. Artist roster: EvarArts, Alarment, Infinite Rabbits, Rask Opticon, Crux, Gomi, Kanser Omega, Josh Mayhem, Chip Soup, Jay222, ShadowWorkArt, Graeme Macleod, Nathan Lewars, Smeagol Does Art, Mostly Harmless, Cucaracha Borracha and Beau van Greener.
plus non-exclusive pieces: RIVALS by Wheelhouse Creative, Oreion by Magitarius, All City Style trains, Little Maddie and Four Horsies figures and Miya-San by Bigshot Toyworks, plus various Bigshot Toyworks prototypes.



Suburban Vinyl

JC Rivera Dead As F#ck custom show
Rich Page Exclusive Geek Wok: Logray Edition
Nervis Wr3k customs
Carson Catlin customs- Munnys , Last Knights, Coarse Omens
Motorbot RC figure
Furry Feline Creatives NYCC Exclusive Set: signed Kawaii Kaiju Purridge Plush + NEW Kaiju 12×16 in signed print) – $70 for the set
Suburban will also be stocking Furry Feline Creatives non-exclusive plushes, books, prints, bracelets, keychains, poop totes, handbags, button prints, stickers, watches etc..


custom toys

Ian Ziobrowski

3″ custom Nugglife figures
Grow Rooms
3″ Dunny Grow-Pods
NUGGLIFE t-shirts
NUGGLIFE beanies
NUGGLIFE smoking accessories
various pieces by herb-related artists

Jason Chalker
Manly Art

NYCC special colorway of C-3P-Ho
Limited edition Mars Attacks prints

Playful Gorilla

3D printing demos
sticker packs

Cash Cannon
4 the Luv of Toyz

custom resin pieces
canvas artwork

Rampage Toys:
Rampage Toys OG stuff:

Ugly Unicorn – New color, blank and painted, of the Ugly Unicorn sofubi.
Cyclops Dinos – New color, blank and painted, of the Cyclops Dino sofubi.
Gachapon Goblins – New color, blank and painted, of the sofubi Micro series ‘The Gachapon Goblins.’ Series includes designs by RAMPAGE TOYS, Art Junkie, Joseph Harmon and Walter Parenton (IV).
RAMPAGE x Justin Hillgrove Manotaur – New color, blank and painted, of the MANOTAUR sofubi. Figure was designed and sculpted by Justin Hillgrove ( and is produced and painted by RAMPAGE TOYS.
RAMPAGE x SPLURRT Labmice – New color, blank and painted, of this Collaborative sofubi project by RAMPAGE TOYS and SPLURRT. These creepy-cute little guys were designed and sculpted by NYC local, SPLURRT – Joe Merrill – and were produced in Japanese sofubi by RAMPAGE TOYS. Paint by RAMPAGE TOYS.

Rampage Collaborations (release times to be announced on RAMPAGE blog):

NEW TOY! RAMPAGE TOYS x Skullheadbutt “Salary Ugly Unicorn” – New original head sculpt (by RAMPAGE TOYS) for the Skullheadbutt “They Live” Body! Head produced by RAMPAGE TOYS. Body Produced by Marmit.
NEW TOY! RAMPAGE x SHB x Triclops “Mutant Killer Tomato” – New original head sculpt (by The Amazing Zectron) for the Skullheadbutt “Mutant” body! Head produced by RAMPAGE TOYS. Body produced by Marmit.
NEW TOY! RAMPAGE x SHB x Plaseebo “Mutant Gnaw” – New original head sculpt (by Plaseebo) for the Skullheadbutt “Mutant” body! Head produced by RAMPAGE TOYS. Body produced by Marmit.
RAMPAGE TOYS x Cojica Toys – RAMPAGE paint Tyranbo release – Flesh vinyl base Tyranbo, by Cojica Toys. Painted by RAMPAGE TOYS. Limited edition of 10. Release time TBD.
RAMPAGE TOYS x Konatsuya – RAMPAGE paint Negora – Creamy Yellow base vinyl Negora sofubi. Painted by RAMPAGE TOYS. Limited edition. Release time TBD.
RAMPAGE TOYS x Yamomark – RAMPAGE paint Cosmegira – Pearly Grey base vinyl COSMEGIRA sofubi. Painted by RAMPAGE TOYS. Limited edition. Release on preview night (Thursday).
RAMPAGE x Sofubi Leo – BLIND BAG Guzo Kaiju LOTTERY – Assorted base vinyl colors. Paint by both RAMPAGE TOYS and Sofubi Leo! Sold as BLIND BAGS via lottery on Friday and/or Saturday (TBD).
RAMPAGE TOYS x Cosmo Knight Alpha – SECRET RELEASE! – One Offs by RAMPAGE TOYS! What will it be!?!?!?!?!?
RAMPAGE TOYS Custom Paint One-off selection – Assorted Zoomoth, Paul Kaiju, Plaseebo and others’ figures – painted by RAMPAGE TOYS (release times will be announced on the RAMPAGE blog).

info pending

SIGNINGS AT BOOTH 208 (exact dates & times listed as they become available):

Beau Van Greener (Credenda Studios) (@KII)
Hip Hop Trooper (@KII)
Rich Page Friday noon (@SUV)
Jason Freeny Friday 1PM (@KII)
Jon-Paul Kaiser Friday 1PM (@SUV)
Nerviswrek Friday 2PM (@SUV)
Jeremiah Ketner 3PM (@SUV)
Rich Page Saturday noon (@SUV)
Nerviswrek Saturday 1PM (@SUV)
Jon-Paul Kaiser Saturday 2PM (@SUV)
Jeremiah Ketner 3PM (@SUV)
Jeremiah Ketner painting live Sat & Sun (@SUV)
Lou Pimentel painting live Sat & Sun (@SUV)
Jerk Face (@SUV)
Task One (@SUV)
JC Rivera (@SUV)
Christian Masot (@SUV)
Rich Page (@SUV)
Nerviswr3k (@SUV)

LIVE ART AT BOOTH 208 (in Suburban Vinyl’s space):

Jeremiah Ketner
Lou Pimentel
Jerk Face

IDW Publishing (ThreeA Toys) – Booth 1844

4Square exclusive
Isobelle Pascha exclusive

Tokidoki – Booth 605


Toy Tokyo – Booth 101

Funko ECTO-1 NYCC Exclusive
Funko Flocked Olaf
Funko Dragonball Z Vegita
Re-Action Figures 8 Bit Freddy and 8 Bit Jason
Jiangshi Hopping Ghost Pop Vinyl Exclusive
Funko Creature Hikari



NYCC Events


Thursday 10/10

Friday 10/11
Camilla d’Errico and Hikari Shimoda, 7-11pm
Cotton Candy Machine
235 South 1st Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211

Saturday 10/12
Designer Toy Awards – 8pm
Hudson Terrace NYC
621 W 46th Street
New York, NY 10036


Artists Appearing in ‘The Block’ (in last name alphabetical order)

The Big Bad NYCC Rundown 2012 – FINAL UPDATE Oct 11

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

New York Comic Con 2012 is about a month away. This year features some changes again for New York Comic Con. As the original Cultyard has expanded and given us more offerings from the previous years! It is now been re-invented as The Block! As we have in prior years, we will provide you with the most extensive guide to signings and releases in The Block. Bookmark the blog entry for the most up to date information. Print it out as a handy guide so you don’t miss out! New for this year, we’ve added an artist appearance list (at the end of the events section), so you can see any of your favorite artists will be attending NYCC. And remember, New York Comic Con is now 3 1/2 days, starts this Thursday night at 4pm!

In alphabetical order:

Alpha Godz Entertainment – Booth 3311

Zemis Resins
Custom Titanium Robots

Argonauts Resins – Booth 2479

Cleopatra 8″ Tuttz – ltd 1, $250
Adam Pratt 8″ Tuttz Custom – $300
NYCC Jellybot
Tuttz in Berlin Print – ltd 50, $12
TRE Tuttz Minis
Halloween Tuttz Shirts – $25
Carbon-Fibre Media ‘Ghost in a Bot’ O’Bot
Sno Cat minis

Art Whino – Booth 3203

J*RYU Exclusive Baby Sapling (Sunday 2pm)

Friday 10/12
1PM: Kelly Denato
2PM: Lou Pimentel
3PM: Ekundayo
4PM: kaNO
5PM: Angrywoebots

Saturday 10/13
12PM: Adrian Viajero Roman
1PM: Jeremiah Ketner
3PM: Josh Taylor

Big Kev’s Geek Stuff – Booth 3261

OMFG Stealth Edition NYCC Only – $10
Ume Toys NYCC Dee-Dee – Limited to 5, $25
Jurassic Tuttz Minis

Friday 10/12
10am – 2pm – Ume Toys

Saturday 10/13
10am – 2pm – Ume Toys
2 – 4pm – Eric Nocella

Sunday 10/14
10am – 2pm – Ume Toys
2 – 4pm – Eric Nocella

Clutter Magazine – Booth 3004

Ron English Pink Fat Tony – Ltd to 100, 50 available in booth, $100
Brutherford x Clutter ‘Dork Knight’ Ice Cream Man 8″ – ltd to 30, $110

Friday 10/12
10am – 12pm – Sekure D
12pm – Ron English
4 – 7pm – Brutherford

Saturday 10/13
12 – 5pm – Brutherford

Dudebox – Booth 2915

Andreas Krapf “Eugence McGeekson” – ltd to 300 pieces
Attaboy “Punchy The Clown” – ltd to 300 pieces
Conzo “Taps Aff!” – ltd to 300 pieces
Pete Fowler’s ‘Dai Ocean’ – ltd to 300 pieces, $25
Pete Fowler’s ‘Owen Fiend’ – ltd to 300 pieces
Tristan Eaton ‘Fib Fairy’
Richard Bucchioni “Franken” – ltd to 300 pieces
Ron English “King Monster”

Friday 10/12
4 – 5pm – Ron English

Saturday 10/13
11am – 12pm – Pete Fowler
2 – 3pm – Ron English
4 – 5pm – Pete Fowler

Sunday 10/14
11am – 12pm – Pete Fowler
3 – 4pm – Pete Fowler

ESC Toys – Booth 3015

Chap-Lynn Ringleader – ltd to 18
Soopa Maria 3 years later – ltd to 8
Aldara x Sama Ghoul
Aldara x Sama Purple Oozer
Papa Sama Medi Guard – ltd to 8
2 Tails – ltd to 10
Uncharted Japan Drake – ltd to 3
Uncharted Shadow Drake – ltd to 15
Kissaki Cold As Ice – ltd to 6
Kissaki Purple Lust – ltd to 6
Swordsman x Kami
Spiker x Kami
Lurker x Kami
Styler x Kami
Lucky x Kami
Chelly x Zora Kage
Chelly x Zora Blood Bath
Medusa Dusted – ltd to 6
Yeti Vill
Thursday 10/11
12 – 3pm Erick Scarecrow

Friday 10/12
11am – 1pm – Erick Scarecrow
2 – 3pm – matt Walker / Monster Kolor

Saturday 10/13
12 – 3pm – Erick Scarecrow

Sunday 10/14
12 – 3pm – Erick Scarecrow
Kidrobot – Booth 2909

All Days
RSIN 3″ Agent K dunny – $15

Friday 10/12
Silver King 8inch Dunny – 300 pieces, $50 (limited release starting Friday 10/12 at Kidrobot NY)
Buffmonster Handpainted Mini Figures only during his signing at 11am

Friday 10/12

11am – 12pm – Buff Monster, L’amour Supreme (Mishka), David Healey (Healeymade)
12 – 2pm – RSIN

Saturday 10/13

1 – 2pm – MR DEN
2 – 3pm – SUCKLORD
3 – 4pm – MAD
5 – 6pm – Chuckboy

Sunday 10/14

1 – 2pm – Jason Freeny
2 – 3pm – Sekure D

Lulubell/Velocitron – Booth 3108

Dryhead Keychains by Restore
Mutant Vinyl Hardcore X Skinner figure
Two guys by Frenzy
Releases from Sunguts, Uraname, Tsuyako and Buyobuyo
Kaiju and Sofubi Booth
DSKIone x Blurble’s “Gusto (Purple Hazey)” Customs – $60

Mimoco – Booth 3111
Uglydoll Mimobots Debut

Mishka NYC – Booth 3011

L’amour Supreme Ghost Cave NYCC edition
L’amour Supreme x Mishka x Blackbook Toys ‘Keep Watch Piggy Bank’ Blackout Edition
L’amour Supreme x Healeymade x Mishka ‘Cave Guard Red’
Mishka x Cure Toys ‘Hellbox’
Mishka x Adfunture mixed part bootlegs
Buffmonster x Mishka NYCC T-shirt

MonsterPants – Booth 3116

Sea-Borgs Gold Edition – ltd to 20, $35
Various Sea-Borgs Figures – $25

myplasticheart – Booth 3313

Andrew Bell Albino Glop Edition – $100
Brent Nolasco ‘The Cast of Shadows’ Sculpture – ltd to 3, $245
Brent Nolasco ‘The Rise of the Fallen’ Sculpture – ltd to 3, $195
Brent Nolasco Super7 customs – $80
Bruce Lee Temple of Kung Fu Release
Brutherford Ice Cream Man Green Tea, Red Bean, Sesame – 50 Sets, $52 for set, $20 each.
Doktor A Chester Runcorn Gin & Tonic Edition (Pre-release) – $64.99
Ferg x Chris Ryniak Misfortune Cat 4″ Ivory Edition – 100 pieces
Healeymade Exclusive Natives Black Collar Edition – $65
Healeymade Exclusive Hex and Duece Nelson – $20 each
J*RYU MPH Exclusive Baby Sapling (Friday 1pm)
Jeff Lamm Prototype Greasebat – $85
Kelly Denato Android Series 3 APs with prints and sculpts (during signing Sat 2pm) – ltd to 20, $75
Lou Pimentel x mphlabs Junior “Ghost Blossom” – $35
Mike Egan ‘Red Skull Bones’ – ltd to 25, $55
Paul Shih MPH Exclusive Bevil – ltd to 8, $60
Shawnimals Mini Pork-o-Lantern – $12
Shawnimals Zombie Takeout – ltd to 50 each, $20 each
Wheelbarrow ty_pos customs

All Days (10/11 – 10/14)
Dunk Funks Tank

Friday 10/12
12 – 1pm – Brutherford
1 – 2pm – Jeremiah Ketner & J*RYU
2 – 3pm – kaNO
3 – 4pm – MAD!
4 – 5pm – Chris Ryniak

Saturday 10/13
12 – 1pm – Brent Nolasco
1 – 2pm – Shawn Smith
2 – 3pm – Andrew Bell & Kelly Denato
3 – 4pm – Lou Pimentel
4 – 5pm – Doktor A

Onell Design – Booth 3216

Infernicus, Dark Champion of the Elemental Flame – ltd to 6, $60
Peter Kato Ninja Robo – $20
Uamou customs
Uamou x Realxhead ‘Real Uamou’

Thursday 10/11
3 – 6PM Releasing limited quantities of Cannibal F*ck Face ($85), Rottweiler Herpes ($85) and Altar Beast ($45)

Friday 10/12
3pm – Sucklord Bootleg Figures
4 – 7PM Releasing Mini GreaseBat, Heksen, Kusogon, Cannibal F*ck Face ($85), Rottweiler Herpes ($85) and Altar Beast ($45)
4 – 7PM OMFG Stealth Edition NYCC Only ($10), Spankystokes OMFG custom painted Strolls

Saturday 10/13
4 – 7PM All Releases

RAWRS – Booth 3115

Bitsumo XL

Sidekick Labs / Art Hustle – Booth 3117

Buff Monster Melty Misfits exclusive card
Japanese Melty Misfits Cards Debut

Friday 10/13
3pm – Sucklord Bootleg Figures

Saturday 10/14

Sunday 10/15


Friday 10/13
2pm – Buffmonster
3pm – Sucklord

Saturday 10/14
2pm – Buffmonster
3pm – Weird Luke
4pm – Sucklord

Sunday 10/15
2pm – Buffmonster

Spoke Art Gallery – Booth 3220

NYCC Wes Andersen Bad Dads prints
Various Prints


Super7 – Booth 3009

Mongolion “Cosmos” Exclusive – $65
Taoking “Meltdown” Exclusive – $95

Tara McPherson / Cotton Candy Machine – Booth 2903

Tenacious Toys – Booth 3121

Furry Feline Creatives Black Candycat Plush – 10 pieces
J*RYU Tenacious Toys Exclusive Baby Sapling – ltd to 25, $50 (Saturday 1pm)
Jon-Paul Kaiser Pandaimyo Blue Mini Qee – 300 pieces, $28
Nathan Hamill ‘Strife & Sire’
Rampage Toy Releases
Bad Applez Inc Releases
Ume Toys Dita Resin
VISEone Tube Monsters Zombie Juice, Tomato, Black (Pre-release) – 330 pieces each color
Various customs from artists

Friday 10/12
1pm – Jacobs JAMS
2pm – VISEone
3pm – Nathan Hamill

Saturday 10/13
11am – Jason Freeny
1pm – Jon-Paul Kaiser & J*RYU
2pm – Carson Catlin
3pm – Ume Toys
4pm – JC Rivera

Sunday 10/14
2pm – Jason Freeny

ThreeA Toys – Booth 3105

EMGY Mighty Square NYCC – $155
T-Shirt and Container – $30

Tokidoki – Booth 2905

Greyscale Royal Pride Blindboxes
NYCC Limited Edition Totes
Silver edition Porcino and Truffle
Muddy Porcino

Limit of 60 tickets for signing for Saturday and Sunday

Saturday 10/13
1 – 3pm

Sunday 10/14
12 – 2pm

Toy Tokyo – Booth 3303

MC SUPERSIZED CHINA – Ron English – 60 pcs

Friday 10/12
12pm – Joe Simko
1pm – Jason Freeny
2pm – Ron English
4:30pm – The Four Horsemen

Saturday 10/13
1pm – Kirk Hammett
4pm – Pushead

Zerofriends – Booth 3003


Richard Page NYCC Star Wars ‘Run R2’ print

NYCC Events

Wednesday 10/10

Toy Tokyo
Masters of the Universe 30th Anniversary Art Show
Opening reception 5-9pm. Show runs through October 24th

Temple of Darkness Sorceress Figure (pre-NYCC-release)- $22

Thursday 10/11

kaNO solo show
552 Grand Street
Brooklyn, NY
Opens at 7pm

Art Wars: A New Hope, Intergalactic Art Show
Opening Reception 6 – 10pm

Jon-Paul Kaiser x Toy2R x Yoyamart
Star Wars A New Hope Custom Qee Show

Friday 10/12

Doktor A
Opening Reception 7 – 10pm

Cotton Candy Machine
Camilla d’Errico and Brandi Milne
Opening Reception 7 – 11pm

Kidrobot X Anniversary Party
Starts 7 – 11pm (PRIVATE)

Saturday 10/13
Designer Toy Awards hosted by The Sucklord
Providence NYC
311 West 57th Street
(between 8th & 9th Avenues)
New York, NY
Opens at 8pm – First 50 will receive a goodie bag.

Mikie Graham Jumping Brain Customs – ltd to 5, $45
Okedoki ‘Night Dreamer’ Benny – ltd to 28, only 3 available, $350
Bigfoot Fujisan “Mossy Orangutan” – ltd to 1, $400
Mark Nagata “King Kong Eyezon” – ltd to 1, $300
Monsterpants Sea-Borg Queen Universe – ltd to 15, $35
Paul Shih Metallic Silver Pandara – ltd to 5, only 3 available, $55
Jeff Lamm Remix Greasebat – ltd to 7, $82.50
RESTORE ‘Debris Japan Sol Edition – ltd to 10, $110
Artmymind’s Hellhound Resin Bloody Night – $65
Artmymind’s Hellhound Resin Clear Coral – $49
Artmymind’s Hellhound Resin Mystery Colorway – $
Hollowshells Yowls Figure – ltd to 10, $60

My Little Pony Project Show 2012
The Eventi Hotel
(Located at 6th Avenue and 29th Street)
835 6th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Opening at 6pm to 11pm
Sunday from Noon to 5pm
Toy Tokyo

Artists Appearing in ‘The Block’ (in last name alphabetical order)
Doktor A
Camilla d’errico – Artist Alley Booth B7
Kelly Denato
Ron English
Pete Fowler
Jason Freeny
Jon-Paul Kaiser
Jeremiah Ketner
Simone Legno (Tokidoki)
Tara McPherson
Brent Nolasco
Lou Pimentel
Adrian Viajero Roman
Chris Ryniak
Erick Scarecrow
Shawn Smith
L’amour Supreme
Josh Taylor

DayLife :: Orchard St :: June 3

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

This Sunday, June 3, from 12 – 5pm, Orchard St. in the LES will be turned into an “urban backyard” for DayLife. The event will transform three blocks in this one-day event into a concentrated experience of art, food, music and entertainment. DayLife highlights some of the businesses that create the atmosphere in the Lower East Side. Presented by the LES Business Improvement District, the event will showcase the vibrancy of this area with a backyard BBQ spin – featuring Astroturf, picnic tables, ping pong tables and skateboarding to add to the outdoor fun.

Check out the event website for more info.

This is all going down just a quick walk from mph, so make a day of it!


Scribe’s “Intrinsic Value” Reception Recap

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Thanks to everyone who came out to the opening reception of Scribe’s “Intrinsic Value”. Check out more photos from the night on our Flickr page. Several of the pieces sold on the night, so if you’re interested in the remaining work, head over to the mph online store to check out the remainder of the show available.

Your Perfect NYC Weekend

Friday, May 18th, 2012

Okay, so I know you’re probably coming into NY to see the Scribe show at myplasticheart. So, I want to make sure you are ready to have one of the best weekends ever. I got you covered.

Arrive Friday at 3pm. After fighting the NY traffic, yelling the entire way and calling people profanities you didn’t know existed or riding on that uncomfortable bus that smells of urine, you’re probably ready for some fun. So, why not relax and head to Turntable Lab at 120 E. 7th St. to get your record fix? And if this still didn’t satisfy your needs… check out A-1 records at 439 E 6th St
(between Avenue A & 1st Ave).

I don’t know about you but record shopping makes me work up a wicked appetite, so after some shopping, cruise to Katz’s Deli at 205 East Houston Street and partake in a giant pastrami monstrosity. YUM. (And if you are a veggie, grab a grilled cheese, pickle and a cookie… knockout combo to power you around NYC!)

After all of that pastrami, catch a quick cat nap in some Starbuck’s bathroom before heading to myplasticheart for the opening of Intrinsic Value, where you are guaranteed to have a great time and be in the presence of one of the most talented graffiti artists ever, the one, the only, Scribe. 6-9pm. Don’t miss it.

(this part could get a bit hazy, but don’t worry)

Saturday you might wake up in a fog, confused at what debauchery you got into after feeling so hyped from the Scribe show, so why not take it easy… cruise to a sweet brunch spot and then after your stomach is full and your head less cloudy, grab an eyeful at the Woodward Gallery at 133 Eldridge Street, featuring a show from my friend and all-around awesome dude Kenji Nakayama. His stencil work will make you double take in awe. And while you’re there, don’t miss Darkcloud’s show in the other room. After that, head back over to mph and pick up that toy you wanted to buy last night at the opening that you’re regretting you didn’t.

Not sure what to do on Saturday night? Well, you’re in luck because Doze Green’s show opens at the Jonathan Levine Gallery! Dang you’re one lucky so and so!

Have fun!