Super Heroes, Strippers & Reluctant Angels
An All Star Line-Up of Events Announced
Chuck Jones Gallery Prepares for Series of Receptions
Comic-Con International, July 22 – July 25
San Diego, CA—The
Chuck Jones Gallery, 232 Fifth Avenue, in the heart of San Diego’s historic
Gaslamp District announced today their slate of artist receptions and events to
be held during the 2010 Comic-Con International, July 22-25.
Thursday, July 22nd: Stripperella
Saves the World! From 6 to 9 PM,
meet the two artists responsible for the world’s most super-talented stripper,
the incomparable Stan Lee (Spiderman, X-Men) and his talented protégé, Anthony
Winn (Stripperella.) The gallery will be
premiering original art from these masters of the comic medium as well as
limited editions and sculpture.
"Reflection" mono-print by Anthony Winn
To cap off the evening, Felix Cane, the reigning Miss World Pole
Dancer 2009, will perform her amazing routine in the gallery. Fresh off her starring turn in Cirque de
Soleil’s Zumanity, Ms. Cane will
astound you with her vivacious originality and sensuous execution.
"Pixie Dust" original limited edition fine art print by Anthony Winn (starring Felix Cane)
Friday, July 23rd: Idiots
and Angels, from 7 to 10 PM meet two-time Academy Award-nominee and
animation legend, Bill Plympton. Known
for his wry and wicked take on the world at large and humanity in particular,
Plympton has been wowing fans of animation for over 35 years with his
meticulously crafted hand-drawn animated films.
With a new film due in theaters nationwide this September and a book
coming in Spring 2011 from Rizzoli, Bill Plympton is at the height of his
game. On exhibit will be original
production art (all hand-drawn by Plympton) from many of his most beloved
Original drawing by Bill Plympton for his "25 Ways to Quit Smoking" animated short film.
Original drawing by Bill Plympton for his Academy Award-nominated short film "Your Face"
Saturday, July 24th: Two terrific events:
Anthony Winn will be signing in the gallery Saturday afternoon
from 2 to 3 PM. If you missed the chance
to meet him on Thursday, here’s another opportunity to acquire one of this
amazing young artist’s original or limited edition works of art.
Original comic book art by Anthony Winn
We are pleased to announce that artist Mike Kungl will be
our special guest Saturday evening from 7 to 8:30 PM premiering his two new
works for Marvel, “Iron Man” and “Black Widow” in his trademark Art Deco-styling. These superb new works of art will be on
display and for sale at this event. Mr.
Kungl will be dedicating artwork purchased during the show.
"Iron Man" and "Black Widow" original limited edition fine art prints by Mike Kungl.
For more information and to RSVP for these events, please call 888-294-9880 or email SanDiego@ChuckJones.com.