FriendsWithYou Bootleg Show
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.