The unveiling of an exclusive OBEY x PEEL poster by Shephard Fairey for Peel Magazine will take place at the first Mark Batty Publisher (MBP) Urban Arts Fest.
Start time: Saturday October 3, 2009 at 1:00 PM - EST
End time: Sunday October 4, 2009 at 2:00 AM - EST
114 Troutman (Myrtle Av/Bwy J/M/Z Train)
Brooklyn, NY 11206 Directions
MBP will be taking over and transforming the entire lower half of a recently converted factory/luxury complex of apartments and storefronts, courtyard, parking area and garage called Castle Braid in BUSHWICK, BROOKLYN.
What to Expect:
- Gallery-style art installations
- Live graffiti exhibitions & public graffiti wall
- Live entertainment, DJs, dance & musical performances
- Skate park & sponsored game of S.K.A.T.E hosted by Substance Skateboards
- First 500 guests receive a FREE copy of Talk Balk: The Bubble Project by Ji Lee
- Special Guest Signings
- Free corresponding entry to the Brooklyn Artillery Art Fair at the location, hosted by the Williamsburg Gallery Association
- All Ages Arts & Crafts: postal sticker tagging how-to; design your own “Umberto” character from Dutch artisit/illustrator Tijn Snoodijk; make-your-own recycled material tote bags with Bags for the People, design your own canvas laptop case from AIAIAI and more!
- Local & International Artist Showcases & Tables
- Unveiling of exclusive OBEY x PEEL poster by Shephard Fairey for Peel Magazine (authors of MBP’s PEEL: The Art of the Sticker)
- Shopping (MBP bookstore & Local Artists’ offerings)
- Food & Drinks (Brooklyn Brewery, Hoegaarden, Food Trucks)
- Gift Bags & Prizes – with bags from Bags for the People, goodies from Mimobots, Cafe Bustelo, Zoo York, AIAIAI and more!