What: GR Gallery is proud to present “FANTASTIC PLANET”, a group show featuring visionary artists from four different continents, whose works investigate and advance the discourse around the fantastic, a new science fiction imaginary and a fresh criticism,pushing beyond the boundaries the figurative painting. The exhibition will feature twenty works by Pixel Pancho, Mike Perry, Yoh Nagao, and CB Hoyoappositely made for this occasion.
When: Opening reception: Wednesday October 24, 6:00pm - 9:00pm(Exhibition Dates: October 25 – November 25, 2018).Members of the press can contact GR galleryin advance to schedule a private viewing and/or an interview with the artists.
Where: GR Gallery, 255 Bowery (btw Houston & Stanton) New York, NY 10002
Who:Pixel Pancho(Italian, 1984), Mike Perry(American, 1981), Yoh Nagao(Japanese, 1981), CB Hoyo(Cuban, 1995)
Why: Fantastic Planetaims to exhibit the artistic output of these exceptionally gifted artists that, through a shared passion for psychedelic visions, imaginary creatures and a colorful and lively palette reinterpret the Pop culture in four unique ways, each influenced by a specific cultural heritage. This exhibition, even if esthetically characterized byluscious fantasy and alluring sci-fi themes, starts a discussion around contemporary topics such as cultural integration, economic exploitation and the uncertain fate of our world.