Last Gasp 40th Anniversary
Last Gasp 40th Anniversary Art show a Who’s Who of Lowbrow Art
Four decades • 300+ comix • 250+ books • Artists too numerous to count
San Francisco, CA – Legendary underground publisher Last Gasp turns 40 this year and to celebrate, they are throwing a party and art show at 111 Minna Gallery.
The Last Gasp 40th Anniversary Art Show assembles a top-drawer lineup of artists – the haut monde of lowbrow. Over the past four decades, Last Gasp has published hundreds of artists in the underground comix and pop surrealism movements.
Artists in the show include: Mark Ryden, R.Crumb, Winston Smith, Robert Williams, Spain, Gary Baseman, Tim Biskup, Glenn Barr, Junko Mizuno, Ron English, Camille Rose Garcia, the Clayton Brothers, Elizabeth McGrath, Justin Green, Rick Griffin, Ed Hardy, Frank Kozik, Joe Ledbetter, Aye Jay, Annie Owens, Attaboy, Michael Manning, Chris Mars, Scott Musgrove, Mitch O’Connell, The Pizz, Christopher Felver, Richard Corben, Laurenn McCubbin, Bill Griffith, and many more to be announced.
Writers, including San Francisco Poet Laureate Diane DiPrima will do a reading.
Design radicals GAMA-GO will produce a limited edition tee shirt for the event.
21 + over; Free and open to the public
When: April 1, 2010, 6pm until late
Where: 111 Minna Gallery, 111 Minna Street, San Francisco