Last night “The BLAB! Show” opened at the Copro Gallery in Santa Monica.
Martin Wittfooth, Saints Preserve Us, oil on linen, 2009.
More than twenty artists have converged for this expansive group show. Works from the display will also be featured in the next installment of BLAB! Monte Beauchamp’s almanac that showcases fine art, illustration and comics.
Teresa James, Hand Autopsy, colored pencil and graphite on paper, 2009.
The fifth chapter of this annual exhibit is infused with the theme of “21st-Century Apocalypse.” The reactions to this charged tone range from humorous social and personal observations to heavy corporate and environmental concerns.
Jeff Soto, The Corruption of Mankind, acrylic on wood panel, 2009.
MARK RYDEN, JOE SORREN, JEFF SOTO, SHAG, FEMKE HIEMSTRA, ALEX GROSS, NATALIA FABIA, RYAN HESHKA, MARTIN WITTFOOTH, OWEN SMITH, GARY BASEMAN, XNO, JEAN-PIERRE ROY, KRIS KUKSI, GEORGANNE DEEN, GARY TAXALI, Zap artist SPAIN, FRED STONEHOUSE, ANDY KEHOE, MARC BURCKHARDT, MARK TODD, CALEF BROWN, Garbage Kid’s creator JOHN POUND, DAVID SANDLIN and more.
The BLAB! Show
8-29 August 2009
Santa Monica, California