Tonight in Seattle, our friends at Roq La Rue Gallery and Hi Fructose Magazine unveil the Hi Fructose Group Show Invitational. The preview is online and it's quite a stellar glimpse into the contemporary underground/low-brow/pop surrealist scene. Participating artists include: Al Columbia, Aron Wiesenfeld, Chris Berens, Dalek/James Marshall, Bob Dob, Eric Fortune, Femke Hiemstra, Harma Heikens, Jason D'Aquino, Jeremy Geddes, Kazuki Takamatsu, Martin Wittfooth, Michael Page, Rob Sato, Robert Hardgrave, Scott Hove, Tim Biskup, Travis Lampe, Nicola Verlato, and Sylvia Ji. Above, Jeremy Geddes's "Adrift" (oil on board, 29.5" x 29.5"). At left, Kazuki Takamatsu's "Prepare For The Future Unknown Enemy" (acrylic gouache on tarpaulin, 64" x 64"). Hi Fructose Group Show Invitational
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