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  • July21st

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    The Beast WithinThe Beast Within
    Images of Animals in Tattoo and Contemporary Art

    July 12-August 31, 2013
    Tory Folliard Gallery
    233 N. Milwaukee St.
    Milwaukee, WI 53202

    Curated by Fred Stonehouse–This exhibition will bring together the work of a diverse group of artists, linked primarily by the fact (other than the common subject matter) that I know them all. Large scale pieces from the renowned tattooer Don Ed Hardy, the exquisite hand-colored etchings of Briony Morrow Cribbs, the boldly graphic paintings of New York tattooist Bert Krak and the Japanese inflected works of Milwaukee’s own Jon Reiter will all be part of the mix.

    Featured Artists: Stephen Warde Anderson, Julio Avila, Steve Boltz, Nick Bubash, Nick Colella, Mario Desa, Thomas Ferrella, Tony Fitzpatrick, Ben Grant, Ellen Greene, Don Ed Hardy, Ryan Heshka, Laurie Hogin, Josh Howard, Teresa James, Jeremy Kirk, Bert Krak, Dr. Lakra, Flora Langlois, Robert Lostutter, Greg Luckeroth, Nancy Mladenoff, Briony Morrow-Cribbs, Charles Munch, Josh Nemec, Michael Noland, A.J. Nordhagen, Eli Quinters, Bret Rees, Jon Reiter, Dan Santoro, Elizabeth Shreve, Brook Slane, Patrick Smyczek, Fred Stonehouse, James Tomasello, Tom Uttech, John Wilde, Peter Zokosky

  • June29th

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    The Lab NYC’s Arthur Kade got a chance to meet with artist and designer Ed Hardy to discuss his amazing journey to commercial success and his book “Wear Your Dreams”.

  • June26th

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    On June 26th from 6-9pm, Ed Hardy will be at La Luz de Jesus Gallery to sign his new book Ed Hardy Wear Your Dreams: My Life in Tattoos. This title as well as Ed Hardy’s TattooTime will be available at La Luz’s book store.

    For more details, please see La Luz de Jesus event page

  • March7th

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    This is your chance to see Ed Hardy complete a giant painting in just over 3 minutes!
    ED HARDY: Studio Session by filmmaker Michael Evans captures an afternoon painting session with legendary artist Don Ed Hardy in his San Francisco studio and features music from Gallery of Mites. Click over to Vimeo for a full-screen version.

  • June26th

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    Honolulu Museum T-shirt

    Event:

    Don Ed Hardy T-shirt + book signing

    Date:

    July 14, 2012 11:00am-02:00pm

    Location:

    Honolulu Museum of Art Shop

    Event Information:

    As part of the exhibition Tattoo Honolulu, the museum has created a limited-edition T-shirt featuring Don Ed Hardy’s design Stay Free. It goes on sale in the museum shop on June 14. It is available in men’s and women’s sizes small to extra large ($35).

    Hardy created the original artwork in July 2011 for a special insert with the DVD of the documentary Ed Hardy: Tattoo the World. Stay Free is in the tradition of decades of classic eagle tattoo images created by Ed Hardy. The Japanese-style waves are a signature element of his design style, developed in the late 1960s, which influenced tattoo artists globally. The ribbon is also very classic tattoo, with a sentiment adapted from a 1978 Clash song.

    On July 14, Hardy will be at the shop signing books and T-shirts—come by and get one! Once they’re gone—they’re gone forever.

    The books he will be signing are from his publishing house Hardy Marks Publications: Bull’s Eyes & Black Eyes: The Art of Michael Malone, Folk Art Tattoo Flash: Rosie, Sailor Jerry Treasure Chest, and Sailor Jerry American Tattoo.