FriendsWithYou Bootleg Show

Posted by Gestalten—09/2006

Hail to FriendsWithYou! The friendliest artist duo of the world from Miami, USA, will be having their first ever solo in Germany and bring universal love and happiness. With their self-created worlds full of cuddly creatures, interactive installations, animations and paintings, Sam Borkson and Arturo Sandoval spread bizarre truths and myths to the world, enchanting grown ups and children alike.

The show will be the first ever, official and authorized, FriendsWithYou-Bootleg Show. For the show opening on September 23, well-known local and international artists will help build an interactive FriendsWithYou-Playground in the Gallery and contribute with FriendsWithYou-inspired artwork for a huge and playful tribute to the artist duo.

Supporting and featured artists include:
Boris Hoppek
Moki
Kingdrips (Spanish Fly, 730express, Clothesline, 44Flavours, Breitengrad 53,5)
Neasden Control Centre
Alex Diamond
Kuku Sina Portnova
Nina Braun
56k
Via Grafik
Eliza (Freaklüb)

Dates: September 23 – October 20, 2006
Opening: September 23, 8PM

Heliumcowboy Artspace
Sternstrasse 4
20357 Hamburg

dgv is releasing their first monograph FriendsWithYou Have Powers! in October and they’ll be on tour in Europe in October for more book signings and launch events which we’ll continue to announce in our news.

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