Check it out this Saturday May 3rd and pick up some art:
MF Gallery is having a special memorial art show dedicated to our good friend Dave Brockie, a.k.a. Oderus Urungus of the band GWAR, who passed away suddenly in March 2014.
Dave was prolific in many different visual mediums and he collaborated often with MF Gallery; from his solo show / performance in 2004 to GWAR’s Crack-a-Thon in 2010 and 2011 and numerous group shows throughout the years.
Nearly 100 artists have already responded to the open call for pieces that pay tribute to this legendary artist. Among them are: Lawrence Van Abbema, George Abruzzo, Tyghe Achenbach, Michael Alan, James Alexander, Byron Bassett, John Stuart Berger, Meg Bert, Chris Besaw, Embry Blue, Cory Brown, Edward Cao, Fernando Carpaneda, Matthew Daley, Jennifer Daugherty, Angie Decay, Rafael Delalande, Len Desiderio, Patrick Dignon, Erica Doll, Brian Dooley, Thomas Echegaray, Extremo The Clown, Mark Fionda, Massimo Fiorini, PH Fred, Dana Glover, Bob Gorman, Jorge A. Gwooki, Jenny Harada, Curt Harbits, Annie Hunter, Eric Indin, Joemur, Stanley Larusso, Rachel Lesser, Drew Maillard, Michael Manikus, MCA, PJ McQuade, Scott Minzy, Geoff Mosher, Chris O’Neal, Bianca Panzram, Kembra Pfahler, Our Lady Of Perpetual PMS, Casey Orr, Sara Ray, Max Reinhart, Mark Riddick, Peter Rodriguez, Cliff Roth, Lou Rusconi, John Russo, Frank Russo, Martina Secondo Russo, Dan Scheckler, Nathaniel C. Shannon Keri Sheheen, Joe Simko, Dan Sites, Chantal Smith, London Splatterer, Jimmi Squarejaw, Daniel Stoddard, Sean Taylor, MK Ultra, Lauren Weiss, “Crazy” Glenn Wernig, Michele Witchipoo, Jon Zeh, Sergio Zuniga & more!
Opening night will be a “Cash & Carry” sale, with one third of the proceeds going to The Dave Brockie Foundation. Donations can also be made directly to The Dave Brockie Foundation at: GWAR.net/dave-brockie-foundation
The art from the show will be available for viewing and purchasing online at: MFgallery.net/DBmemorial/DBmemorial.html
MF Gallery is at 213 Bond Street in Brooklyn.