October 14, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Kidrobot announces the 3rd annual Munny custom toy exhibition event, entitled A VERY MUNNY CHRISTMAS and hosted by Monkey Fist Tattoo in Denver.
Kidrobot has curated a list of both established and up-and-coming artists – to customize the iconic Kidrobot Munny figure for display and for sale at the exhibition. Each piece will be available to purchase through silent auction, free beer will be provided by Colorado Native and Tommyknocker Brewing Companies and the Pasty Republic food truck will be on site. Additionally, there will be a DJ and live art demonstrations.
A VERY MUNNY CHRISTMAS
Friday, December 6th
7pm to 10pm
Monkey Fist Tattoo
4100 N. Tennyson St., Denver, CO 80212
This custom toy exhibition brings focus to the importance of supporting artists and inspiring creativity in new generations of thought leaders within the arts.
Kidrobot’s MUNNYWORLD is a one-of-a-kind design experience that lets you create your own art toy. From young to old, highly skilled to first-timers, each MUNNY is a blank 3D canvas, ready for scribbling, painting, dressing up, spray-painting, sculpting, and designing into wherever your imagination leads. The essence of creation lies within.
Artists included in this custom toy exhibition are both local, national, and international:
A VERY MUNNY CHRISTMAS is hosted by Monkey Fist Tattoo in Denver, a premium Denver tattoo parlor.
April 23, 2020
Q & A with Toy Designer One-Eyed Girl AKA Kasey Tararuj on release of The Rejects - Dark Chocolate Edition on Kidrobot.com. "I’ve been paralyzed and in a wheelchair for almost 20 years and I spent so much of that time creating all this weird, emotional art to help deal with it. I got to a point where that got old and making these silly characters was way more therapeutic than trying to put my feelings into a painting. So now I make my little guys to make myself laugh or smile and hope that it does the same for others." -One-Eyed Girl AKA Kasey Tararuj
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April 10, 2020
A few years ago, a member of the Kidrobot team met architect and Locknesters founder Fleet Hower at a trade show. At this show, Locknesters was introducing BEAR, their first three-dimensional puzzle bear figure...
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April 06, 2020
Fleet Hower of LOCKNESTERS has temporarily converted their New York-based studio from the production of art decor items like the Puzzle Dunny to the production of face shield visors for health care workers due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
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