Check out the Quick & Painful wrap up video done by The Beast Brothers. Do you see your tattoo in the mix?
They shows might be over, but you can still get the limited edition prints at The Hope Shop
You can also pretend like you were there and get shirts directly from To Die For Clothing
Thank you to everyone who came out to Los Angeles, new Haven, Chicago, and Miami. The response was overwhelming and it was great to meet fans and hopefully make some new ones.
The Hope Gallery Crew
The final stop on the Quick & Painful Exhibit we headed to Miami for Art Basel. Thanks to Art Whino, we set up shop in their gallery for the weekend and on opening night, December 3rd, fans lined up to get tattooed by Joe Capobianco, Christian Perez, and Scott White.
Here are some photos from the opening night. For more photos check out our Flickr Page.
We now have a total of 6 amazing artists who will be tattooing their butts off in Miami. Scott White and Jason Stephan are the final artists to jump on the bandwagon and help us make the last Quick & Painful event go out with a bang.
Join us at Art Whino at 425 26th Street in Miami FL for the Quick & Painful Art Basel Reception taking place Saturday, December 3rd, 8pm-Midnight.
We will be releasing special tattoo inspired flash giclee prints by the World’s most popular lowbrow artists: Alex Pardee, Amanda Visell, Brandt Peters, Camilla D’Errico, David Horvath, Devilrobots, Frank Kozik, Greg “Craola” Simkins, Joe Ledbetter, Junko Mizuno, Kathie Olivas, Pete Fowler, Ron English, Sam Flores, TADO, Tara McPherson, and Tokidoki co-founder and Creative Director Simone Legno.
$40 Tattoos will be provided during the reception by industry elites Joe Capobianco, Jesse Smith, Eric Merrill, Christian Perez, Scott White, and Jason Stephan.
The Gallery will be open for viewing during Art Basel:
Friday, December 2nd, Noon-8pm
Saturday, December 3rd, Noon-8pm
Show Reception, 8pm- Midnight
Live Painting, Tattoos, Music, Open Bar
Sunday, December 4th, Noon-5pm
To Die For Presents this special Sheer Jersey Tee 100% Cotton with black ink on white. Includes a large print on the front featuring 13 different flash art pieces from the Quick and Painful Art Show 2011. Artists include: Greg Craola Simkins, Alex Pardee, Sam Flores, Tara McPherson, Pete Fowler, Frank Kozik, Ron English, Amanda Visell, Tado, Joe Ledbetter, Camilla D’Errico, Devilrobots, and Junko Mizuno.
For our third stop on the Quick & Painful Exhibit we headed to Rotofugi Gallery in Chicago, IL. The line started as early as 12pm with people traveling in from Michigan, Ohio, and Phoenix to get tattooed by Joe Capobianco, Patrick Cornollo, Jennifer Trok, Heath Rave, and Sean Adams.
Chicago-based artist Shawnimals was in attendance for the release of his Rotofugi Gallery Exclusive Giclee print. All in all it was a great night full of pain.
Special thanks to everyone at Rotofugi and Speakeasy Tattoo for making us feel at home.
For all the event photos check out the Hope Gallery Flickr Page.