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Mark Mulroney | Winter Group Show
    Thursday, 06 December 2012 /// Written by Trippe

Our Winter Group Show at FFDG opens Friday, Dec 7th (6-9pm). We're sure you know of Mark Mulroney's work, but if not, here is a taste. We're happy he's participating in this wonderful group show. Show details here.

Mark Mulroney loves his wife and is working earnestly on becoming a better golfer. He lives in the forest and chops wood when it is needed. He occasionally throws walnuts at squirrels but is pretty sure they don't mind.

Location? Age? Education? Website?

Central NY, Old enough to know better, Some, markmulroney.com

How would you describe your work to someone?

Tits, Blood and Overwhelming optimism.

Influences?

Picasso, DaVinci, Michelangelo, and other popular artists.

Favorite place traveled?

Any library book sale on bag day.

Working routine? Time of day?

Most of the time, everyday... It is currently 9:53 a.m. Eastern Time Zone

Music?

African Head Charge and Sepultura

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Dave Kinsey | Winter Group Show
    Wednesday, 05 December 2012 /// Written by Trippe

We continue checking in on some of the artists participating in our Winter Group Show opening up this Friday, Dec 7th, @FFDG (6-9pm).

We're so pleased to have the acclaimed Dave Kinsey back in our space since his solo show last May (pics). He's set to open his next solo show at Joshua Liner on Dec 13th.

Dave Kinsey's known for his emotionally charged paintings and murals, as well as high-visibility logos and advertising campaigns, including the ubiquitous DC Shoes logo, The Black-Eyed Peas Elephunk album icon, N.E.R.D. "brain", Epitaph Records identity and, most recently, his work with the international Absolut Blank campaign.

Location? Age? Education? Website?

Los Angeles and Three Rivers, California; Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Autodidactic Studies; kinseyvisual.com

 

How would you describe your work to someone?

Me messing with your brain.

Influences?

George Carlin, Lee Bontecou, Franz Kline, Alexander Calder, Tibor Kallman, Caravaggio.

Favorite place traveled?

That would be a toss up between Bordeaux and Barcelona.

 

Working routine? Music? Time of day?

I don't really have a set routine, but I tend to get up early and chill in the quiet before getting busy. I prefer to work during the day, but when the heat's on nights are perfect too. On today: Echo & The Bunnymen, Cal Tjader, Nas, Grant Green, Lonnie Liston Smith, Czech, Andrew Bird, Gorillaz. 6am

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Scott Teplin | Winter Group Show
    Tuesday, 04 December 2012 /// Written by Trippe

As we gear up for our Winter Group Show opening Friday, Dec 7th (6-9pm) at FFDG here in San Francisco, we wanted to introduce (or more like reintroduce or visit) the artists participating.

Scott Teplin lives and works in New York City. His work has been included in exhibitions at P.S. 1 "Greater New York,", The Drawing Center "Winter Selections,", The Bronx Museum "Artists in the Marketplace," and the Brooklyn Museum of Art, "Artists Books,". His work is included in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, New York, MoMA, San Francisco, The Smithsonian Institution, The Walker Art Center, Harvard University, Yale University, The New York Public Library, The Progressive Insurance Co., as well as numerous other museum and public collections.

Location? Age? Education? Website?

New York City, 40 years old, MFA from the University of Washington - Seattle, BS from the University of Wisconsin - Madison, teplin.com and randypacks.com

How would you describe your work to someone?

Drawings and watercolors where one is able to see the inside of stuff that normally, you wouldn't (rooms, car and plane accidents, your body, etc...) often with a sexual undertone.

Influences?

This answer changes with my mood - but right now - My dad, Arturo Herrera, Phillip Guston, Sue Williams, Wacky Packages, DOT class C fireworks

Favorite place traveled?

Italy and Vietnam

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Holiday Blowout (pics)
    Monday, 03 December 2012 /// Written by Van Edwards

A few pics from last Friday's Holiday Blowout jammy @FFDG. Good times indeed and thanks to INDIO for the tasty beers.

Also, thanks to vendors/ friends Needles and Pens, High in the Bay, Little Paper Planes, and Hamburger Eyes

Mildred and Pacolli of High in the Bay

Ray and Dave Potes of Hamburger Eyes

Andrew McKinley of Adobe Books enjoying some tasty.

Kyle Ranson had a line all evening doing portraits of people for only $20

Thanks again to INDIO who have kept us well hydrated for months now. Much appreciated.

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Thanks For Stopping By
    Saturday, 01 December 2012 /// Written by Trippe

Thanks to everyone who came out last night to our Holiday Blowout where vendors/ friends Needles and Pens, High in the Bay, Little Paper Planes, Hamburger Eyes, and, us, Fecal Face sold some items for this one night event.

Thanks also to INDIO for providing the tasty suds and to 4 Seasons Rolls for the amazing Vietnamese spring rolls & iced coffees (holy shit were they strong. Was up to 2:30am last night)... We'll get some photos up on Monday.


Remember the 14th st "hipster mini mall"... well, here's a mini mall, no doubt.


Andrew Scott off Needles and Pens sets up their table before the evening began.

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Holiday Blowout Friday!
    Wednesday, 28 November 2012 /// Written by Trippe

Kyle Ranson will be at Needles and Pens table this Friday doing quick and cheaply priced portraits of folks as part as the Holiday Blowout going down on Friday, Nov 30th @FFDG (5-10pm).

Stop by and get your portrait or a friend's portrait. Goods from Needles & Pens, Hamburger Eyes, Fecal Face, Little Paper Planes, High in the Bay with beer from INDIO. ~Details

We're also happy to announce that 4 Seasons Rolls will be serving up healthy/ tasty Vietnamese spring rolls & iced coffees for only $3!

Complete Details Here & RSVP on FB


Get your portrait done by Kyle Ranson like this one above on Friday at The Holiday Blowout.

 

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