It is Sanrio’s 50th Anniversary and they will be throwing a HUGE celebration in two parts. One being Small Gift Los Angeles and the other being Small Gift Miami, which will be taking place during Miami’s Art Basel. As for Small Gift LA, the opening will take place on Friday, November 12th at Barker Hanger and will feature a pop-up shop, carnival games, food trucks, mini golf, and so much more. Jamie Rivadeneira of Japan LA invited 50 artists to take apart of this event. She asked them to create their interpretations of the many Sanrio characters, where they will be showcased at the event. There will also be 11 unique installation rooms designed by 64 Colors, Anna Chambers, Buff Monster, Crowded Teeth, Dan Goodsell, Joe Ledbetter, Neivz, Peekaboo Monster, Plasticgod, Sharktoof, and Tim Diet.
Dates & Addresses
November 12th 2010 - Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405
64 Colors, Adam Ansell, Amy Sol, Anna Chambers, Apak, Audrey Kawasaki, Bei Badgirl, Brandi Milne, Buff Monster, Camilla d'Errico, Crowded Teeth, Dan Goodsell, Deph, Eric Joyner, Gary Baseman, Gary Taxali, Jason Mecier, Jeremiah Ketner, Jesse LeDoux, Joe Ledbetter, Joel Raul, Junko Mizuno, kaNO, kozyndan, Kukula, Lola, Luke Chueh, MAD, Mari Inukai, Mark Bodnar, Martin Hsu, Misha, Miss Kika, Natalia Fabia, Naoshi, Neivz, Noferin, Norma Christmas, Nouar, Paul Frank, Peekaboo Monster, Pete Wentz, Plasticgod, Samuel Lowder, Scott Campbell, Sharktoof, Simone Legno, Terry Hoff, Tim Diet, Travis Louie, Twinkie Chan