Gallery 1988 Launches TWO Fantastic New Shows This Friday: “Modern Vintage” & “Required Reading”

Launching ONE art exhibit is a huge undertaking so imagine how crazy it is launching two on the same evening!  Well Gallery 1988 has been delivering exceptional shows for years now and they know how to get s4it done!  This Friday, 12/6/13 they will give fans the daunting task of trying to be in two places at the same time.

Screen Shot 2013-12-02 at 6.56.16 PMFirst up: “Modern Vintage” featuring the works of two of the industry’s leading and most collected artists, Tom “strong stuff”  Whalen and Dave ‘ montygog’ Perillo.  Here is how Gallery 1988 describes the show.  This time the artists will once again tackle pop culture inspiration in their own throwback fashions, creating unforgettable images that will be available as limited edition prints, promised to sell out.

Screen Shot 2013-12-02 at 7.38.51 PMThose who remember their last 2-man show, will know this is not one to miss.  The show will open THIS FRIDAY night, December 6th, from 7-10 PM at G1988 (East). Both artists will be in attendance!  (Images VIA SLASHFILM)

g1988_modernvintage_texasbutchers2Tom Whalen

g1988_modernvintage_islanublar2“Shown here is the first image reveal from the show, “Gotham Library”, which is an homage to the amazing WPA posters of the late ’30s and early ’40s.” – Tom Whalen

g1988_modernvintage_missNTom Whalen

g1988_modernvintage_missNTom Whalen

PrintDave Perillo

StarTrek2Dave Perillo

PrintDave Perillo

ReadingAshDave Perillo

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Once you are done down at Gallery East you can head down to Gallery West for another fantastic show.  Here is what Gallery 1988 has to say about “Required Reading.”  In partnership with our friends as the legendary Skylight Books, Gallery1988 will return to a familiar show, Required Reading, which will display prints inspired by literature. One of the gallery’s most memorable past shows, some of your favorite prints artists will again tackle some of your favorite books. These will be very limited, so make sure to stop by the Opening Reception on Friday, or keep an eye on our website for the online release.

_Required-reading-2013-gallery-1988Rocco Malatesta

_Gallery-1988-Anthony-PetrieAnthony Petrie

_Gallery-1988-matt-chaseMatt Chase

_Gallery-1988-two-arms-incTwo Arms, Inc.

-00abdNicole Rifkin


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