Rory Kurtz | Kako | Featured In Cardistry: 55 Artistic Interpretations Of Playing Cards Opening May 6th In La!

April 28, 2016    Rory Kurtz

For all those who live in Los Angeles, here’s an exciting new show you shouldn’t miss! Hero Complex Gallery is featuring two of Levy Creative’s artists, RORY KURTZ & KAKO in their next show CARDISTRY: 55 ARTISTIC INTERPRETATIONS OF PLAYING CARDS, opening Friday, May 6th, from 7-10pm.

Kako as seen below was influenced by the great science fiction film Blade Runner, Rory with Wolverine!

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Here are the details:

WHAT: CARDSITRY ART EXHIBITION
WHEN: FRIDAY, May 6th, 7-10pm
WHERE: Hero Complex Gallery
2020 South Robertson Blvd., Studio D
Los Angeles, CA
COST: FREE TO ATTEND!

FAQ: WHAT’S THIS SHOW ABOUT?
We created a Custom Premium Art Card Deck of 52 full-color original artwork cards, plus 2 jokers and card back by today’s top artists!

WHAT IS THE THEME?
A wonderful mix of pop and non-pop artwork…we asked the artist to run wild with their inspirations!

WHAT WILL BE ON DISPLAY?
. Original full-size artwork, both prints and original artwork, most with AND without card numbers and indices, so you can enjoy them whichever way you prefer.
. One Full Custom Premium ‘Cardistry’ Deck of 52 full-color cards, plus 2 jokers, and face card designed by Tyler Hays.
. Uncut sheets of the entire deck together
. Custom Premium Companion Book

ANYTHING ELSE?
YES…we will also be holding our first annual TEXAS HOLD’EM CHARITY TOURNAMENT on SATURDAY, May 7th…please email us at info@hcgart.com for additional details or to join the tournament!

Here’s the artist list to whet your appetite:

Adam Rabalais
AJ Frena
Alina Chau
Andy Fairhurst
Aurelio Lorenzo
Bartosz Kosowski
Benedict Woodhead
Chris Malbon
Christina Chung
Craig Drake
Dan May
David Moscati
David Seidman
DZO Olivier
Eric Tan
Faryn Hughes
Glen Brogan
Ise Ananphada
James Acken
JC Richard
JJ Harrison
JM Dragunas
KAKO
Kendra Minadeo
Kevin M. Wilson / Ape Meets Girl
Khoa Ho
Kristina Carroll
Kwanchai Moriya
Liam Atkin
Mandy Tsung
Mark Englert
Marko Manev
Matt Needle
Matthew Rabalais
Max Wesoloski
Mizna Wada
Munch
Nathan Chesshir
New Flesh
Nicole Gustafsson
Patrick Connan
Paul Shipper
RORY KURTZ
Salvador Anguiano
Sam Gilbey
The Dark Inker
Thomas Walker
Tim Anderson
Tomas Overbai
Tracie Ching
Tyler Hays
Vance Kelly
Victor Medina
Will Pigg
WIUR

Huge thanks to the talented artists for their participation, their unique and creative takes on this theme, and for their immense patience and awesomeness as we put this one-of-a-kind show together!