In association with Reload, ABC Amsterdam invites you to come and meet artist Mike Perry, author of Hand Job – a collection of some of the best hand drawn type – and Over & Over, a catalog of hand drawn patterns. Mike will be doing an art performance of live screen printing. He will print as many posters as possible for free!
This Friday, April 3rd, at the ABC Treehouse in Amsterdam from 7-9 pm.
Mike Perry lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. He makes Books, magazines, newspapers, clothing, drawings, Paintings, illustrations and teaches whenever possible.
His first book, Hand Job, was published by Princeton Architectural Press and came out in 2006. The second book, Over & Over, hit shelves early last fall.
In 2007 Mike Perry started a magazine called Untitled. It explores his current interests. The first issue was a fashion magazine. Issue 002, which came out last summer, was the swimsuit edition. He has worked with clients from New York Times Magazine, Dwell Magazine, Microsoft
Zune, to Urban Outfitters, eMusic, and Zoo York.
In 2004 Perry was chosen as one of Step magazine’s “30 Under 30, in 2007 as a groundbreaking illustrator by Computer Arts Projects magazine, and 2008 he received Print magazine’s “New Visual Artist” award and the Art Directors Club Young Guns 6. He recently had a solo show in London titled “The Landscape between Time and Space.”
Mike Perry is available for interviews, please contact Rick Lightstone for more info: email@example.com or +31(0)6 526 25 101