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POP! Whiting Show Opening

November 5, 2010 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

POP! Art by Epyon 5POP! WHITING Opening Reception Friday, Nov. 5 at Studio 659

Whiting will be hosting some of North America’s best POP artists from Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, Gary, Hebron and well, even Canada.

If you love pop cultural, you’ll love this show.  Just added to the show — artist Epyon 5 who will have his art featured in the new Transformer 3 movie.  See his work in Whiting first before you catch it in the movie.   “Solidarity” image shown here.

Also, featured artist Skip Williamson, who got his start when Gloria Steinman gave him a shot in Help! magazine – he then went on to illustrate the famous “Steal This Book” by Abbie Hoffman, become the Art Director of Playboy where he invented the “Playboy Funnies” and Skip is now bringing his 3-D art to Whiting – after being in the NY Cultural Center, Lucca Festival in Italy, the Art Institute of Chicago and many others.

The show opens at 6:59 pm that night and runs ’til 10 pm.  Come enjoy the “pop” snacks, refreshments and music.   Other artists included in the night are: Joe Pellegrin, Chris Peldo, Monica Manoski, Jon Meyers, Judith Mayer, Joshua Alderson, Jackie Weinberg, Hal Mayforth, Howie Green, SooZ and more.

Everyone welcome.  Free.  Studio 659, 1413 119th St. For more info contact Studio659Whiting@aol.com.  The POP! show will run through November 27.  Studio hours Thursday & Friday Noon – 6 pm, Saturday 10 am- 2 pm.  Website coming soon.

Kathleen Ulm (0 Posts)

I am the co-owner of The Junkyard, a t-shirt shop and screenprinting business in Whiting, Indiana. Currently I'm the president of the Whiting Arts Council who's the group in charge of the newly established Studio 659.In the past, I was the owner of Chix Mix Productions, a leading women's nightclub production company based in Chicago for 8 years as well as the Marketing and Promotions Director of Windy City Media Group for 12 years. Now simply enjoying the life of owning a t-shirt biz with my partner and meeting fantastic artists through Studio 659.


November 5, 2010
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Studio 659
1413 119th St., Whiting, IN 46394 United States