Supporters of the horror artists Graham Humphreys and Savage Pencil will be pleased to master that equally of the gifted illustrators will be getting their artwork exhibited at the Orbital Artwork Gallery (which is found inside London’s Orbital Comics retail store) upcoming thirty day period, many thanks to the gallery’s curator, Billy Chainsaw. You can uncover all the information about the forthcoming functions below.
Graham Humphreys celebration press release
Spot: Orbital Artwork Galley/Comics/Pop Ups
8 Wonderful Newport Avenue, London WC2H 7JA
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EXHIBITION: FRIDAY 3 SEPTEMBER – FRIDAY 1 Oct 2021
(Open MONDAY – THURSDAY: 12 – 6 PM FRIDAY & SATURDAY 12 – 7 PM SUNDAY 12 – 5 PM)
The a short while ago launched ORBITAL Artwork GALLERY is incredibly proud to announce THE Colours OF THE Night, a new and unique exhibition by artist GRAHAM HUMPHREYS that offers the initial artworks in community for the initial time.
Given that his job defining Uk posters for ‘The Evil Dead’ and ‘A Nightmare On Elm Street’ in the early ’80s, Humphreys grew to become the go-to artist for horror film art.
Orbital Gallery curator Billy Chainsaw claims: “This exhibition is irrefutable evidence that Humphreys is pretty potentially the finest horror motion picture artist of all time.”
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
GRAHAM HUMPHREYS is a freelance illustrator and designer, specialising in horror illustrations or photos for the amusement marketplace, including film and occasion posters, vinyl LP soundtrack handles, guide jackets and Blu-ray sleeves. Born in 1960, initially from Bristol, Graham qualified at Salisbury Higher education of artwork, earning a diploma in Graphic design and style. In 1980 he moved to London and began his career in illustration. In 1982 Graham, linked with the freshly shaped Palace Photos, planning the occupation defining British isles posters for ‘The Evil Dead’ and ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’. For the duration of the 1980s his function could also be discovered on various VHS addresses and in the music push. Critical shoppers have involved Tartan Movies, Arrow Movie and film promotions agency The Resourceful Partnership. Present work consists of privately commissioned substitute film posters and quickly to be introduced get the job done with Rob Zombie.
Gallery curator Billy Chainsaw states: “My vision for the Orbital Art Gallery is an inclusive one which embraces the perform of equally rising and founded artists, featuring art at very affordable to additional highly-priced price ranges. Our goal is to display screen all art kinds, from edgy to classical and all factors in between… this also incorporates images, installations and dwell performances.” Sign up for us and enable Orbital Gallery obstacle your perceptions of each art and the way it is introduced to the world’s community.
Billy Chainsaw and Savage Pencil event press launch:
ORBITAL Artwork GALLERY Provides: SAVAGE PENCIL’S “VISUAL HARM” Artwork Present
Spot: Orbital Art Galley/Comics/Pop Ups 8 Great Newport Street, London WC2H 7JA
EXHIBITION: FRIDAY 3 SEPTEMBER – FRIDAY 1 October 2021 (Open MONDAY – THURSDAY: 12 – 6 PM FRIDAY & SATURDAY 12 – 7 PM SUNDAY 12 – 5 PM)
The recently introduced ORBITAL Artwork GALLERY is very happy to announce Visual Harm, a new and exceptional exhibition by legendary psychedelic artist SAVAGE PENCIL. The exhibition brings with each other a wild mix of previous and new illustrations or photos – some re-labored into other forms through different mediums. Drawing on a lifetime’s operate, chosen artworks were pulled from the artist’s archive and reactivated as silkscreened prints, T-shirt layouts or emblazoned on skateboard decks. Loosely meant as an accompaniment to his e book Rated SavX: The Savage Pencil Skratchbook* that was posted in 2020 by Peculiar Attractor, Visible Harm extends some of the perform gathered there and crashes it into a gallery place for most impression.
Orbital Gallery curator Billy Chainsaw suggests: “This exhibition crowns Savage Pencil as England’s king of counter-culture art.”
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
SAVAGE PENCIL, aka SAVX, is the nom-de-plume of artist and writer Edwin Pouncey (b.1951) who has been a aspect of the London underground artwork scene for five decades. His perform has appeared in many magazines, publications, journals, comix and record handles – as nicely as remaining showcased on a host of posters, prints, T-shirts, hoodies and skateboards, with Sonic Youth, Massive Black, The Drop, Earth and Sunn O))) between the a lot of musicians he has collaborated with.