Big Deal Tiny Creatures

TINY CREATURES UNITES WITH A SHOW ENTITLED: BIG DEAL TINY CREATURES DECEMBER 18th, 2010 at DIY GALLERY IN ECHO PARK

In December, Tiny Creatures unites with an overflowing series of shows and performances by over two dozen artists, metier ranging from zines, collage, performance art, found object assemblage, to painting and sculpture in their month residence happenings at DIY’s indoor/outdoor gallery in Echo Park. Included are a performance by Venice based grandfather of Californian assemblage George Herms; performances by Mecca Vazie Andrews, Geneva Jacuzzi, and Clouds; puppets and music by Embarrasing powers; and Tiny Creatures artists Andrew Arduini, Tall Paul Gellman, Rachel Detroit Kucsulain, Garrett Cathey, Matt Fishbeck, Ariel Pink Rosenberg and many others. Audience members will be able to build their own tin hats provided by Claire Cronin, to protect from mind control, alien messages, and any other threatening forces; receive a sand reading from Black Powder’s leading lady Ivory Lee Carlson; and explore a temporary space within the gallery by Jean Yaste, co-director of Human Ear, San Francisco. Tiny Creatures are artists, writers, editors, students, devolutionists and performers of movement, art and music; influenced by pre-Platonian philosophy, dada, west-coast art and poetry, psychedelia and decadent literature. “Once a tiny creature always a tiny creature.” For more info, read below or contact janet@tiny-creatures.com.

Artists: Andrew Arduini, Ivory Lee Carlson, Garrett Cathey, Claire Cronin, Matt Fishbeck, Aaron Frankel, George Friery, Tall Paul Gellman, Ramona Gonzalez, Hedi El Kholti, Janet Kim, Emily Kuntz, Rachel Detroit Kucsulain, Patrick Kwon, Michael Leon, Ariel Pink Rosenberg, Kate Stewart, JC Rees, Nathanael Luke Walton, Jean Yaste, Coco Yates and Jason Yates.

Performances by: Alex Black & Samuel White, Ariel Rosenberg, Clouds, Embarrassing Powers, George Herms, Geneva Jacuzzi, Holy Shit, Mecca Vazie Andrews, Rachel Detroit, Softboiled Eggies, Vibe Central

Opening Night:
December 18th, 2010
Doors at 6pm, a free event
Performances by (in order of appearance): Clouds, Embarrassing Powers, Mecca Vazie Andrews, Geneva Jacuzzi
DJ: Don Bolles (of the Germs and Fancy Space People)

Closing Night:
January 15th, 2011
Doors at 6pm, a free event
Performances by (in order of appearance): Samuel White & Alex Black, Softboiled Eggies, Holy Shit, Vibe Central

Special Events:
January 8th, 2011
Doors at 6pm, $5 donation
Performances by: George Herms, Ariel Rosenberg, Rachel Detroit, short film screening by Nick Amato
More special events TBA

Where:

DIY Gallery 1549 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90026
www.diygallery.info
213.977.9602
Gallery Hours 12-6pm Tuesday thru Saturday
Valet Parking available

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