Street Art United States
GR Gallery is thrilled to present “SPACED OUT”, a duo show featuring artistsDALEK and Buff Monster, collaborating together for the first time. The exhibition puts together 16 artworks including paintings, editions and installations that will throw the visitor into a psychedelic cosmos defined by mysterious characters and mazy colorful shapes.
“SPACED OUT” will present the artistic output of two internationally known and brilliant whizzes that are reinventing and elevating Urban Art and New Pop Culture. The artists chose NYC for their first show together and plan to reveal new individual artworks and an unanticipated collaborative project.
Opening reception: Thursday March 8, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Exhibition Dates: March 8 – April 28, 2018
Contact GR Gallery at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone, 212-473-2901 for all press inquiries and to schedule a private viewing and/or an interview. The artists will be attending the opening night. The GR Gallery is located on 255 Bowery (between Houston & Stanton) New York, NY 10002.
About Buff Monster
Buff Monster, names heavy metal music, ice cream, pop art, Japanese culture and graffiti as major influences. For over 15 years, he’s painted murals and exhibited in art galleries and museums all over the world, and is included in Banksy’s Oscar-nominated documentary Exit Through the Gift Shop. He’s worked with some of the most recognizable brands, such as Disney, Converse, Hello Kitty, Samsung, Nike and Coca-Cola.
James Marshall, aka DALEK, merging animation, Japanese pop art, and an urban aesthetic, is best known for his Space Monkey character and in 2007, he began working in a purely abstract style. Marshall cites his assistantship in the studio of artist Takashi Murakami as a major influence. He has participated in numerous shows throughout the world and has worked for companies including Nike, Hurley, American Express, Microsoft, and Instagram.