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Gary Baseman Signing and Mini-Exhibit at Rotogufi 10/28

October 27, 2011

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This Friday, October 28th, our friends at Rotofugi will be hosting a celebration of Gary Baseman’s newest line of toys with Kidrobot, Toby’s Secret Society. Baseman will be there from 7-10 pm and there will be a mini exhibit of his drawings on display, which will be up through November 27th. For more info on […]

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Bare Squared and Bedtime Stories Opening at OhNo!Doom

September 2, 2010

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Our friends at the OhNo!Doom Gallery will have not one but two awesome shows opening this Saturday, September 4th! Long time associate of Nerd City, Max Bare will, along with his sister, Zoe, feature a bunch of sibling-themed collaborative pieces for the Bare Squared show. Ohio’s Amanda Spayd will also be showing her creepy, yet […]

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Veggiesomething’s Hot Box Mobile Gallery Show This Weekend

August 12, 2010

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But wait, there’s even more amazing art stuff going on in Chicago this weekend! Our main man, Veggiesomething is going to be doing a mobile show with the Hot Box Gallery in Pilsen (18th and Peoria) on Friday evening and Wicker Park on Saturday. Just look for the pink truck! How cool is that? For […]

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On San Diego Comic Con

August 1, 2010

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So, as mentioned one million times on our site and podcast, Nerd City went to San Diego Comic Con. Now that a week has passed since our return, I feel I can finally best express exactly what happened. First of all, it must be made very clear, SDCC is absolute madness. When we arrived early […]

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It is On! Nerd City is Hosting San Diego Comic Con After Party with Image and TFAW!

July 13, 2010

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That’s right Nerds…it’s official. Saturday, July 24th @ 9 p.m. @ Soda Bar, Nerd City teams up with Image Comics and Things From Another World to bring you “Scenes of a Graphic Nature”, the baddest San Diego Comic Con afterparty around. Seriously, this is the biggest thing Nerd City has ever been involved in, and […]

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Skinner Mural at Bold Hype Gallery

June 4, 2010

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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, Skinner is one of my absolute favorite artists, these days. This video is super cool in the sense that (via time-lapse) we get a feel for his painting process.  This particularly massive 10′x10′ mural is part of Skinner’s contribution to the Strangers group show that opened […]

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“The 120 Days of Simon”

May 18, 2010

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One of the best things about partying with the Top Shelf crew @ C2E2 was getting  a chance to meet the  Swedish Invasion crew: Mats Jonsson, Simon Gardenfors, and Kolbeinn Karlsson . Since the con, The Nerd City crew has been passing around Simon Gardenfors’ graphic novel “The 120 Days of Simon”, and totally digging […]

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The Flaming Dames in “Nerdlesque”

March 18, 2010

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Official C2E2 party entertainers The Flaming Dames open their new nerd-themed burlesque show, Nerdlesque, Friday, March 26th @ The Spot, 4437 N. Broadway Ave., right here in Chicago @ 10:15. With Catwoman, Batwoman, Princess Leia, Lady Jay and more, this should be Nerdy and sexy (like us). Plus, the ladies will be performing @ Nerd […]

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Under Red Sky comic release @ Comic Vault

August 24, 2009

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It’s not often that I am amazed at what a small world it is (I mean, it’s small.  I get it.  Big deal), but occasionally there are chance encounters, or friends-of-a-friend, or some full circle type shit that just blows my mind.  That being said, my mind was blown a couple days ago when I […]

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