13 May 2009

Going Postal's Revenge Show in Chicago, Friday, May 29th!

Flyer by Theory Propaganda!

Chicago, we're going to be putting together another art show in another couple of weeks, so roll through!

Going Postal’s Revenge: Art Show + Sticker Sale
All Stickers Sell for Only $5
Friday, May 29th 6-11 PM
4357 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago

Upset is pleased to present GOING POSTAL’S REVENGE, a street art show and handmade sticker exchange featuring undergound and emerging artists in graffiti and street art from New York, Chicago, and Paris.

The huge handmade sticker sale will feature work from over 70 artists whose work includes intricate graffiti tags on U.S. Postal stickers to more street art-orientated labels featuring stencils, screenprinting, and mixed media. There’s something for everyone and all stickers sell for only $5. Larger artworks will also be for sale. The event takes place on Friday, May 29th from 6-11 PM at 4357 N. Lincoln Avenue.

Featured artists in the show include Aiko, Blanco, C-Damage, Cahbasm, Cosbe, Drexel, Goya, Johnny Tran, Mario Zoots, Melt, Morgan, NohJColey, Overconsume, R. Kelly, Saro, Weedwolf, Zato, 5003, and many more. Artists are encouraged to come and exchange stickers with other artists.

SIGNED Copies of Martha Cooper's Going Postal, which documents the lively sticker art scene in New York, will now be available for sale at our show! The book retails for only $10 and features Overconsume, Aiko, C-Damage (formerly from Chicago), Kosbe, Goons, and many more. The book is hard to find and has already sold out at Quimby's, The Novem Store, and the MCA Store. Get Yours!

Flyer design by Emenfuckos

Going Postal's Revenge! In two weeks we are going to have another postal sticker show in Chicago to make up for the one that got swallowed up by all the Martha Cooper Subway art craziness. Bring or send your labels to buy, sell and trade. We also now helping to collect labels for The World Record Postal Sticker Combo.

Flyer design by Frank S.

If you would like to participate or possibly show some work email us @ upsetmagazine@gmail.com.

Also, as you can see, we've been having some fun with the designs for the flyer. If you want to mess around we're getting people to design funny flyers for the GOING POSTAL'S REVENGE show on May 29th in Chicago. Just use this info for the basic design of the flyer:

Upset Magazine and Making Deals Present:

GOING POSTAL'S REVENGE: Sticker Sale and Art Show

Friday, May 29th 6-11 PM Chicago

Participate in the world's largest postal sticker combo. Buy, sell, and trade labels.

@ Maya Essence

4357 N. Lincoln

Chicago, IL

Then send it to us and we'll be posting them as they come on our Flickr! Yeah!

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