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Quentin vs. Coen Goes to Hollywood

Following the highly successful stops in New York City and San Francisco, this highly publicized show is coming to the pop culture capital of the world, Los Angeles on October 1st and 2nd for a two day display at the Beyond Eden Art Fair. The fair is in its 6th year and features LA galleries including Thinkspace, La Luz de Jesus and CoproNason.

An art show tribute that pits the films of cult favorites Quentin Tarantino and the Coen Brothers against each other, “Quentin vs. Coen” is a battle royale of painting, sculpture, prints and collage. Featuring over 100 different artists from around the world, the show serves as a look at some of the most iconic and memorable scenes, characters and films from the highly heralded director’s oeuvres.

Location:
LA Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park
4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027
www.beyondedenartfair.com

Schedule of events / viewing hours:
Saturday, October 1st 6PM-11PM
Admission is Free / Open to the Public

Sunday, October 2nd Noon-5PM
Art viewing / Last chance to see the exhibition
Admission is Free / Open to the Public 

More info

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Quentin vs Coen Arrives in San Francisco June 2

On Thursday night over 800 folks came out for Quentin vs Coen opening night at Bold Hype Gallery in NYC. The line to get in extended down the hall and down two flights of stairs. The following two days saw a few hundred additional people come through the Bold Hype Gallery doors. Here’s a look at some opening night pics.

Quentin vs Coen might be done with NYC but it’s not over. This show travels to San Francisco and opens at Spoke Art’s gallery on June 2nd (details coming soon).

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Quentin vs Coen Gaining Promotional Speed

Promo is going pretty strong this week, so far Quentin vs Coen has been featured on some pretty large sites including:

http://gothamist.com/2011/03/25/quentin_vs_coen_art_show.php#photo-1
http://www.slashfilm.com/cool-stuff-quentin-coens-art-show-preview-1/
http://www.imdb.com/news/ni8424775/
http://www.booooooom.com/2011/03/15/spoke-art-quentin-vs-coen-show/
http://hypebeast.com/2011/03/quentin-vs-coen-art-show-nyc/
http://animalnewyork.com/2011/03/quentin-vs-coen-art-show/
http://www.an-mag.com/boldhype/
http://plasticandplush.com/2011/03/quentin-vs-coen-art-tribute-show.html
http://www.brooklynstreetart.com/theblog/?p=19325
http://superpunch.blogspot.com/2011/03/quentin-tarantino-and-coen-brothers.html

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Be sure and come check out the show in person…

Thursday, April 7 at 6:00pm – April 9 at 9:00pm

Location:
Bold Hype Gallery
547 W 27th St
New York, NY

More Info:
Spoke Art is proud to present ‘Quentin vs. Coen – an art show tribute to the films of Tarantino and the Brothers.’
With over 100 world class contemporary artists reinterpreting their favorite scenes, characters, films and posters, Quentin vs. Coen looks to be the definitive celebration of the most heralded directors of our generation.

The show will be on view for only for one weekend, April 7th to the 9th, so please be sure to swing by Bold Hype Gallery in New York City and catch it in person while you can!

For updates on the artist roster and to preview some of the works that will be on display, please follow us on:
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Spoke Art’s website:
http://www.spokeart.net/

Bold Hype Gallery’s website:
http://www.boldhype.net/

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