David Choe’s Special Edition Laser Etched Boxes are in Progress

Artist David Choe is working on releasing limited edition books that are related to his last major installation and show in Mexico City  titled ‘Snowman, Monkey, BBQ’.  Each book will come with a print and an etched wooden box. Some of these boxes will be hand embellished and even hand painted by the artist. No announcement of when these books will be available have been made yet.



Jeremy Fish “Where Hearts Get Left” Limited Edition Book

Just in time for his exhibition at our FIFTY24SF Gallery, Jeremy Fish is set to release a new limited edition book, Where Hearts Get Left; a collection of 50 drawings from the show. This book release is a pictorial history of San Francisco’s stories and heroes as seen through the artist’s eyes. Published by 827INK, it is quarter bound by hand in Koskin leather and boasts a phillipine mahogany cover. This body of work and book are intended to be a love letter to San Francisco, “The City That Knows How.” With a foreword by Tommy Guerrero, each book is signed and hand numbered by the artist and is limited to 200 copies. Where Hearts Get Left will first be available at the show’s opening at FIFTY24SF in San Francisco on July 14th, 2012.

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Alex Pardee and Skinner Book Signing at FIFTY24SF Gallery March 3rd

This Saturday, March 3 from 2—4PM, in celebration of Skinner’s new book, Every Man Is My Enemy, Alex Pardee and Skinner will be signing books at our FIFTY24SF Gallery on Fillmore Street. Pardee’s Zerofriends helped publish the book, along with Upper Playground and Gingko Press. Get there early, come with a book. Or, better yet, Zerofriends will be selling copies of the book, along with other Zerofriends gear. Just a head’s up.
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Alex Pardee “Awful/Resilient” Book from Upper Playground

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If you are into Alex Pardee, like we are, here is 172 pages, 250 illustrations worth of goodness from our parents at Upper Playground. Pardee’s new Awful/Resilient book is a great Mother’s Day gift, even though that already happened this year. But its always Mother’s Day, isn’t it?

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Alex Pardee’s Book “Awful / Resilient” Out Now

Just released from the printing press is the newest book from Alex Pardee, “Awful / Resilient.” Open the cover and enter the incredible world of Alex Pardee – inhabited by a disturbing menagerie of misfit monsters and improbable superheroes plucked from the very nightmares of childhood. Available right now at the Upper Playground online store.

“Awful / Resilient” features 250 illustrations in it’s 172 pages and measures 8.5″ x 11″ in hardcover.

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