DesignerCon 2018: JP Neang & Hyperactive Monkey

Here is more from our adventures from DesignerCon.  This time featuring the miniature works of art by JP Neang. We also get to see what the Hyperactive Monkey Jerome Lu brought to the show and got an up close look at his Kidrobot DCon Dunny!

For more info on the artists, check out:
http://www.jpneang.com/
http://www.hyperactivemonkey.com/

Desktop Distractions: Pilot – DC Collectibles Artist Alley Sho Murase

Welcome to the first episode of Desktop Distractions where we take up close looks at the toys and figures on our desk that distract us while we work. On this episode, we go over the beautiful DC Collectibles Artist Alley Sho Murase figures. Big shout out to DC Collectibles for all of the figures.

For more info please check out:
https://www.dccomics.com/collectibles
http://shomurase.com/

DesignerCon: HZRD & Zebulon

This DesignerCon video features not just one, but two talented artists! Here we got to talk to HZRD who introduced us to his creation Francis and Zeb gave us a close up of all the different pieces he brought to DesignerCon.

DesignerCon: CZee13

Here we visit Czee at the Clutter booth, whom we first met a week before during his solo show at Wootbear in San Francisco. Czee tells us about what he brought to Dcon and we also talk about his solo Wootbear show that sold out in just a matter of days!

To Check out more of his work, give him a follow on instagram at @czee13art

DesignerCon: DC Collectibles & Nooligan

While over at Dcon, The Eddie got to talk to Jim Fletcher from DC collectibles about all the cool DC Artist Alley figures they brought to the show. Not only did they showcase the figures that were already released, but also all the figures that would come out in the near future.  We also got to catch up with Nooligan on his collaboration with DC Collectibles, like the Eclipse Nightwing DesignerCon exclusive!

Stay Tuned for more videos from DesignerCon.

Vinyl Pulp #21: Futures Past

After a long hiatus, we have made our way back to Woot Bear for their Futures Past exhibit featuring pieces by Brandt Peters and Kathie Olivas.

For more information on them, check out:
http://www.CircusPosterus.com
http://brandtpeters.com/

and on instagram at:
@CircusPosterus
@BrandtPeters

Usagi Jane & The Skullbunnies: Midori Woods, The Folding Forest

22809608_10155239164193877_1032947677_n
After a long time away, we have finally made our return to Woot Bear and it seems like we came back just in time!  Usagi Jane & The Skullbunnies: Midori Woods, The Folding Forest is a solo show by Ben Seto which opened over the weekend and will be sticking around WootBear for a month.  It features painting and figures of his original characters, the Skullbunnies and friends, and takes us deeper into their world.  When he first introduced us to the Skullbunnies, we were met [Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp: Arcane Divination Dunnys

18472124_10154707724898877_1309200181_o

We have been waiting a long time for this Kidrobot Dunny series and it is finally here! Being the first Multi-artist dunny series since 2014, Arcane Divination is curated by none other than the talented J*Ryu and features artwork from himself as well as Camilla D’Errico, God Machine, Jon Paul Kaiser, and Tokyo Jesus.

18493813_10154707725963877_581256143_o18472459_10154707726008877_724366922_o18452409_10154707725943877_465458357_o

Each dunny in the series represents a Tarot card from the set of major arcana and might just unlock some [Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp: Junko Mizuno x Woot Bear

img_1821Vinyl Pulp interviews artist Junko Mizuno at Woot Bear on her “Junko Woot Bear” silkscreen print, T-shirt and upcoming projects.  You can grab the colorful graphic tee at Woot Bear and the 8×11 silkscreen print is limited to 50 copies, so don’t wait to pick it up.

[Read more…]

Kidrobot x Street Fighter V Vinyl Toy Series

krxsf5-caseKidrobot is back with another Street Fighter vinyl toy series.  This Street Fighter V series features some new characters and new artistic design.  Vinyl Pulp host Eddie does an unboxing and review of these new 3″ art toys.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #18: SDCC 2016 BAIT Oni Akuma

baitoniakumaVinyl Pulp takes a look at all the 7″ Kidrobot Akuma’s.  This is the SDCC 2016 exclusive BAIT Oni Akuma.  The limited edition figure features a purple colorway and translucent arms.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #17: The Baby Fatts Gallery

bf003Vinyl Pulp goes to the Baby Fatts Gallery at Woot Bear!  The custom resin toy art dragon Baby Fatts created by Big C Art aka Colin Hoffman gets the star treatment by many artists in this custom toy art show.  We interview Big C Art and recap the event.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #16: The Kidrobot Shin Akuma SDCC

IMG_0849Vinyl Pulp takes a look at a neat Kidrobot exclusive from San Diego Comic-Con 2016.  This is the Kidrobot Street Fighter Shin Akuma 7-inch figure.  The Shin Akuma is limited to 500 pieces.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #15: Kidrobot SF V Akuma 7-Inch

krakuma7Our latest Vinyl Pulp episode takes a look at the Kidrobot Street Fighter V Akuma 7-Inch.  Capcom Street Fighter fans who like these vinyl toys will definitely want to pick this up for their collection.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #14: The Andy Warhol Dunny Collection

krandywarholThe latest episode of our Vinyl Pulp is out!  Episode 14 takes at quick look at Andy Warhol Dunny Series that was just released.  The 3″ Dunnies get an artsy design twist from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #13: Scott Wilkowski

swcoverOur latest episode of Vinyl Pulp features the art figurine stylings of artist Scott Wilkowski.  We interview Scott on his custom dunnies and glow ‘n’ dark toy art figures.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #12: Fad Dunny Signing with J*Ryu

hqdefault

Kidrobot recently released the 8in FAD Dunny and host a signing with its creator, J*ryu!
Join us as we interview J*ryu and talk about the meaning of the name FAD and what went behind creating the dunny.

For more on Jryu check out:
Jryuart.com

 

Vinyl Pulp #11: Jeremy Dale aka ValleyDweller

JeremyDaleArtOneHere we are, the first episode of Vinly Pulp for 2016!  Our team was at Woot Bear with artist Jeremy Dale aka ValleyDweller and his #AlphaSketch art exhibit.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #10: KR Holiday Food & Toy Drive 2015

holidaykrcoverA few weeks back, the Kidrobot SF store held a food and toy drive to donate to local charities with artist J*RYU and cosplayer Vampy Bit Me.  Here’s the highlights from the event:

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #9: The 13 Dunny Series by Brandt Peters

Dunny Box 00Our latest Vinyl Pulp episode 9 takes a look at “The 13” Dunny Series by artist Brandt Peters.  Vinyl Pulp host “The Eddie” buys a case and has an ultimate box break himself, finding the 2 rare chase figures.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #7: Artist Daniel Fleres on Swanicorn & his custom Lolligag

lolligageventWhat a double dose of Vinyl Pulp!  Yupe, we are still at Woot Bear for the “Vive La Lolligag! Vinyl Doll Release & Custom Group Show.  We catch up with artist Daniel Fleres on his custom reinterpretation of the Lolligag doll and his upcoming vinyl toy project, the Swanicorn!  It’s coming!

[Read more…]

Vive La Lolligag! Vinyl Doll Release & Custom Group Show

lolligageventOn brezzy Saturday night, August 28, 2015 in the Richmond District SF, Woot Bear Gallery held the “Vive La Lolligag!” event.  Both an art show featuring a collection of contemporary artist reinterpreting the Lolligag vinyl doll and a final release edition of the Lolligag doll, the grape colorway Lolligag figure.

Our Vinyl Pulp team was there to recap the event and interviews with the creators and artists on hand.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #5: SDCC 2015 SF Dark Sakura

baitsdccdarksakuraVinyl Pulp host “The Eddie” does a quick review of the SDCC 2015 Exclusive Street Fighter Dark Sakura figure.  He gives his pros and cons of this BAIT Dark Sakura release.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #4: Junko Mizuno’s Violet Soda Lady @ Kidrobot

kidrobotjunkomizunosodaladyAnother cool episode of Vinyl Pulp is out and this time we are at Kidrobot for the release of Junko Mizuno’s Violet Soda Lady 8″ figure.  The Violet Soda Lady was released in 2012 for a 3″ Dunny series.  Now, Kidrobot and artist Junko Mizuno go big with an 8″ Dunny Violet Soda Lady figure with some new accessories.

[Read more…]

Vinyl Pulp #3: The Pop-Up Art Book with Food One, Skinner & Junko

popupartbookposterI had fond memories as kid reading and looking at pop-up books.  Thanks to Poposition Press, we now get pop-up books for us older folks.  The Pop-Up Art Book features 6 incredible art pieces by Aaron Woes Martin, Skinner, kozyndan, Junko Mizuno, Tara McPherson and Jim Mahfood.

[Read more…]

%d bloggers like this: