It’s the holiday season so it’s busy season for pinkghost but that’s no excuse for taking so long to come up with a bunch of little stuffs, so here’s a looong one :)
- RANDOM: Here’s an article about a fat hedgehog that weighs 4 times its normal weight. It’s literaly a round furry, spiky ball – AWESOME! hehehe. Read the full article here.
TOYS: – Vivisect Playset is released Jan. 26, 2008 but you can pre-order it at pinkghost today by clicking here :) The vivisect play set is a brand new multi-artist mini figure series, based on an annual art show hosted by Gallery 1988 and curated by Luke Chueh!
The Vivisect Playset thematically focuses on the dissection and reconstruction of animals to demonstrate human emotion, and 7 artists that particpate regularly in the annual show have devised an incredible range of original character designs. The series features designs by Anthony Ausgang, Luke Chueh, Thomas Han, Peter Gronquist, Joe Ledbetter, Greg Simkins, Amanda Visell – plus a special collaborative design by Joe Ledbetter and Greg Simkins.
- Here’s a Vinyl proto-type of Shawnimals’ vinyl pork dumpling.
- Unipo Series 5: The Speed Demons, is expected for a February 2008 release. Keep an eye out for it. You can also expect more Hazmapos, Unipos and SUGs from UNKL in 2008.
- Toy Break Episode 18 was aired about a week ago. Yay! They mention our 1 year anniversary coming up this Saturday, December 15, 2007.
- SMASH! By Joe Ledbetter 8 inch gorilla by Joe Ledbetter is anticipated to be another crazy release in 2008. Keep your eye out for it.
- Rumor has it Huck Gee will have 25 Artist Proof Miami Skullhead Dunnys for 100$ + 10$ S/H on his ebay store friday at noon. If you don’t live in South Florida here’s another chance to get your dunny fix.
- ART: There is a new print by Stella Im Hultberg available for sale at Thinkspace. “Heartbeats” is going for $200 it is 14″ x 20″ and a limited edition of 100.
- Check out vinylpulse.com for an interview with artist Amanda Visell. Her Pink ELephant vinyl toy is scheduled to release today, December 13.
- FT. LAUDERDALE: Dont’t miss our 1 Year Anniversary pinkghost mini festival. This Saturday, December 15. “Sundae Sweethearts” Group Art Show by Danielle Lamberti and Miss Kika opens at 7pm. The first band, Man & Wife, goes on at 8pm. Followed by CtrlCtrl and Fantastic Amazing. Live painting by ph7labs will go on through out the night, raffles and free cupcakes.
First 20 attendees get a goodie bag ;) Yay!
- You can see The Editors, Hot Hot Heat and Louis XIV at the Culture Room January 8th at the Culture Room.
- MIAMI: – The third Thursdays of every month you can JAM @ MAM – “happy hour with an artful twist” featuring art, music, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. 5-8.30pm. Thursady, December 20 at the Miami Art Museum.
You can spend New Years Eve with comedian Lewis Black. He will be performing live Monday, December, 31, 2007 at Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theatre.
- POP CULTURE:Ike Turner passed away today. You can read an article on the “rock’n'roll pioneer, r&b legend, and volatile husband to Tina Turner” here.
- An Auction sells a lock of John Lennon’s hair for $48,000 USD. You can read about it here.
- MOVIES You can see a trailer of Adam Sandler’s new movie: “You Don’t Mess with the Zohan” here.
- MUSIC: If you want to find out the best music of 2007. Here’s a gigantic list of bloggers and their best of lists.