“iam8bit Entertainment System” The iam8bit International Art Exhibit Featuring Work Inspired By Retro Video Games Of The 80’s

xborder-iam8bit-entertainment-system.jpg.pagespeed.ic.Az7g1WCsI_iam8bit Entertainment System, the videogame-themed art extravaganza, launches in Los Angeles this summer, opening June 7, 2013. iam8bit Entertainment System will debut an international showcase, featuring the work of a variety of returning and first-time artists, as inspired by classic 1980’s videogames.

iam8bit has evolved throughout the years to be not only showcase of awesome art, but recreate the most nostalgic moments of our childhood – the ultimate in fantasy fulfillment for all fans in attendance,” Jon M. Gibson, co-curator of the show. “We take great care to craft a uniquely incredible, in-person experience, putting imagination on display in a way that will surprise most gallery-goers.”

Screen Shot 2013-05-24 at 9.07.13 AMiam8bit is best known for their expertise in curating uniquely personal artwork and pop-culture inspired exhibits. Most recently, iam8bit hosted It’s the shizNICK!, inspired by Nickelodeon TV shows of the 1990s, and Grace & Ritual, which showcased contemporary female artists, exclusively.
Screen Shot 2013-05-24 at 9.08.03 AMiam8bit Entertainment System will be on exhibit at the iam8bit gallery on Sunset Blvd. in Los Angeles, beginning June 7 through June 30, 2013.

What: iam8bit Entertainment System
Where: iam8bit Gallery, 2147 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026
When: Opening night on Friday, June 7, 7 – 11p.m (Exhibit to run through June 30)

-00Teaser poster by Roberto Cecchi

This year’s show puts the spotlight on a wide range of over 80 artists from around the globe, including:

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    • Aled Lewis
    • Alisha Murray
    • Andrew Schick
    • Axis
    • Barnaby Ward
    • Becky Dreistadt
    • Ben Butcher
    • Brent Kobayashi
    • Chris Applehans
    • Chris Gardner
    • Chris Sanchez
    • Dadu Shin
    • Darick Maasen
    • Dave Crosland
    • Dee Chavez
    • DKNG
    • Drew Wise
    • Edison Yan
    • Erik Alós
    • Evanimal
    • Fmio Watanabe
    • Gabe Swarr
    • Gerald de Jesus
    • Gianmarco Magnani
    • Gina Martynova
    • Guillaume Singelin
    • Hine Mizushima
    • Hiroshi Yoshii
    • Jason Brockert
    • JC Richard
    • Jeremy Tinder
    • Jim Mahfood
    • Jim Rugg
    • Jing Zhang
    • JKB Fletcher
    • Johnny Yanok
    • Jophen Stein
    • Jordan Crane
    • Jorge R. Gutierrez
    • Jose Emroca Flores
    • Jude Buffum
    • Kelice Penney
    • Kelsey Garrity
    • Ken Garduno
    • Ken Wong
    • Kevin Stanton
    • Kyler Martz
    • Mark Englert
    • Marko Manev
    • Matt Furie
    • Matt Taylor
    • Michelle Valigura
    • Mitch Ansara
    • Nicholas Kay
    • Nicole Gustaffson
    • Nimit Malavia
    • Nolan Fabricius
    • Olly Moss
    • Pascal Campion
    • Paul Robertson
    • Phantom City Creative
    • Philip Tseng
    • Priscilla Wong
    • Rex Crowle
    • Roberto Cecchi
    • Ron Regé, Jr.
    • Scott MacDonald
    • Señor Chips
    • Sky Burchard
    • Steve Courtney
    • Steve Lambe
    • Steve Purcell
    • Tetsuya Toshima
    • The Chung!!
    • Thorsten Hasenkamm
    • Timothy J. Reynolds
    • Tony Mora
    • Travis Chen
    • Valeriya Volkova
    • We Buy Your Kids
    • Wes Louie
    • Zac Gorman

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