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WHO-R-U? custom group show at Mothership Gallery!!!


MikeFX has teamed up with Playful Gorilla and the Mothership Art Gallery to host the “Who-R-U” custom group art show… and now, it’s not focused on the legendary band The Who… rather, a new blank figure from MikeFX. All of the fantastic pieces featured in  this show are customs on Mike’s ‘WHO-R-U’ blank resin figure, a pretty amazing figure by itself, but what the artists did to this piece really make it shine.


The cast of characters includes: MIKEFX, ABSURD TOYS, RENONE, NAPTIME NOAH, BIGC, DR BARBADOS, PLAYFUL GORILLA, WASTED TALENT, MR MARS, OBSCURE, JAMS, NERVISWR3K, HUNGRYGHOST, RYAN BENITO SOTO, FETTUP TOYS, SHINOBI STINKS, BOY IN THE CORNER, SERG AND DESTROY, GOREILLA, RICH STROHMEYER, KINDNUGGETS, WIREWOLF, RICK SANS, TWENTY HEADS, THE 3D HERO, FIREHEAD DESIGNS, DADS CARTOONS, JOE WHITEFORD, BIZARRE O VISION, BROBOT TOYS, INPRIMEWETRUST, DERF BUNNY, THAT RED KID… yeah, talk about a ton of talent all under one roof! This is going down tonight, Saturday, August 26th at Mothership Gallery in Philadelphia… be there or be square!

“A Very Munny Xmas!” group art show at Mothership Gallery!!!


You are cordially invited to the attend the best Custom Toy Holiday Show Philly has ever seen! The Mothership Art Gallery and Designer Toy Store proudly presents “A Very Munny Xmas!” a group art show happening at its flagship location at 223 W. Girard Ave Philadelphia, PA 19123 on December 2nd 2016 from 6pm-9pm. Curated by the ever awesome Playful Gorilla himself, “A Very Munny Xmas!” group show will be bringing together 60+ toy customizing artists featuring their unique artwork on Kidrobot DIY Micro Munny Ornaments! Unlike anything you’ve seen before – the show will showcase a holiday tree completely covered in these 2.5″ custom Micro Munny from Kidrobot. Underneath the tree, they will also feature $25 gift boxes of pure resin blindbox goodness from premier resin casters. Whether you’ve been naughty or nice come out and enjoy this inaugural once a year epic event and surround yourself with the spirit of designer toys and gift giving!

Martian Toys to open a retail space in Philadelphia?!?!


Teased HERE on their Instagram, and then confirmed on the most recent Marsham Toy Hour podcast HERE, Aaron from Martian Toys confirms that he will be opening a brick-n-mortar store and gallery in Northern Liberties… which can be seen on the map/picture above. Set to open tentatively on November 4th, Aaron also mentions that he has on board as a manager for the shop, Alex Rivera aka Playful Gorilla… which is an awesome addition, because Alex is not only a talented artist, but a rad dude! More on this soon… but Philly, get ready!