Friday September 16 through Sunday, October 16
Opening reception: Friday, September 16 from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.
myplasticheart – 210 Forsyth Street (between E. Houston and Stanton Streets)
Designer toys and collectibles shop myplasticheart will host an exhibition by Japanese artist Konatsu, with an opening reception with the artist in attendance on Friday, September 16. The exhibition runs through October 16.
Konatsu is best known for Negora, her immensely popular kaiju cat character. The exhibition will consist of special release items including Negora, Daioh Negora, Shibara & Mamera figures.
Original paintings will also be available as well as custom hand-painted figures by Konatsu and a selection of popular Japanese artists including UMAOU, KORATERS, T9G, Keiko Miyata, DEVILROBOTS, Noriya Takeyama, Mai Nagamoto, Monster Factory, DAN, Kakeruri, KAIJIN, Sunguts, Rampage, Skulltula, Shon, Kin Kuzushima, Shimomoku (Studio Mitsurin), Mikio (Studio Mitsurin), and Fuji (Studio Mitsurin). In addition, there will be a variety of Konatsu branded accessories to fill out your collection.
Konatsu will attend the opening reception on September 16 and will perform a live painting session followed by a meet and greet. She will conduct at sign and sketch session on Saturday, September 17 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Please note that this session is limited to 20 people (first come first served) who make purchases of $30 or more.
For mor information and to RSVP to the opening night reception, please visit myplasticheart’s Facebook event page.