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Saint Louis, Missouri 63118

Mad Art Gallery is proud to present Famous Fictional featuring portraits from comics, television and movies. Work will include paintings, illustrations, and sculptures of some of the most famous, or infamous, characters from comics, television, and movies. This exhibit opens on January 4, 2008, and runs through January 28, 2008.

Famous Fictional includes work from Brian Hurtt, Matt Kindt, Luby, Dan Zettwoch, Jason Robards, Anchovy, Dan Wilson, Brian Yap, Nathan Poetzscher, Jon Reed, Sacha Mardou, Sharlene Kindt, Matt Reedy, Jenny Cimino, Ron Weaver and more.

This exhibit assembles an accomplished group of artists. Dan Zettwoch is an independent comic creator and operates the website USS Catastrophe, often cited as one of top locations for alternative comics readers on the Internet. The site features several original works and sneak previews by the cartoonists, and hosts the first of a new generation of on-line mini-comics stores. Zettwoch's work is often featured in the Riverfront Times. Matt Kindt self-publishes the comic PISTOLWHIP, along with many others. His online comic Super-Spy has been recognized by several industry publications.

A free, opening reception will be held on Friday, January 4, 2008, from 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Cash bar available.

Official Website: http://www.madart.com/eventsexhibitions/artexhibitions/famousfictionalportraitsfr.htm

Added by pbrstreetgang on December 17, 2007