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Mike Slobot Deep Space 5 Blamo Toys

Mike Slobot x Billy for Blamo Toys 5th Anniversary Show

Here is my piece – “Deep Space 5 – Blamo Edition” for the upcoming show December 14 at Toy Art Gallery in LA.  The show celebrates 5 years of Blamo Toys.  There are lots of great artists involved in the show.  Check the official Pinterest page to see artwork by others in the show…  The […]

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Hello Demon Hunter!

Here are some pics of my piece for the Toy Art Gallery Anniversary Show opening August 14, 2013 in Los Angeles.  The show runs through October 13.  The show features approximately 50 artists all working on Paul Kaiju’s “Pollen Kaiser”. The Demon Hunter stands about 16” tall and includes a gold SLOBOT holding a sword […]

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Slobot Inspiration: Up close with Jasper Johns

i’m a jasper johns fan.  last year we made a trip to NYC and stopped by the MOMA.  i snapped these pics of one of Jasper’s flag paintings.  i was especially happy to get to grab some close-ups to see the details in the work.  Seeing the unfinished edges and the deep layers of paint […]

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Inspiration: Ellsworth Kelly

I’ve always been fascinated by the art from the 50’s and 60’s.  It seems like so much energy was happening in the art scenes at that time… Here’s some art from Ellsworth Kelly that i like.  The bold uses of juxtaposed colors on large canvases are really impressive.  I have also shown my appreciation for […]