Also, books. – Beth Heinly, Lizz Hickey, Caroline Hwang and Aidan Koch
Beth Heinly, Lizz Hickey, Caroline Hwang, Aidan Koch
August 5th – August 26th, 2011
Opening Reception: Friday, August 5th, 7 – 10 pm
Performance night: Tuesday, August 23rd, 6 – 7 pm, Celebrity Fitness Hour with Beth Heinly
Space 1026 is proud to present an exhibition of works and books by Beth Heinly (Philadelphia, PA), Lizz Hickey (Brooklyn, NY), Caroline Hwang (Brookyln, NY), and Aidan Koch (Pacific NW). Please join us for an opening reception Friday, August 5th, 7 – 10 pm at 1026 Arch St.
Beth Heinly is a Leo, born on August 16th 1981. She is a collective member of Little Berlin gallery where she curates exhibits and manages a zine library. She has exhibited throughout Philadelphia and Paris mainly concentrating on performance. When she is not performing she draws comics under the pseudonym, the 3:00 book, aka, 3:00. Amidst her obvious identitycrisis she lives through the prerequisite, do not take life so seriously. the3oclockbook.com and
Lizz Hickey is a Printmaker and Cartoonist. She lives in Brooklyn where she enjoys telling jokes, reading comics in public places for more laughs, making prints, and living life. You can see her art and self loathing on lizzhickey.com.
Caroline Hwang grew up in Southern California and earned her BFA with honors at Art Center College of Design. She currently resides in Brooklyn, New York. She has been featured in Paper Magazine and Swindle Quarterly and has done illustrations for The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, and, HOW Design, among others. Her work has been shown at Sloan Fine Art (New York) Clementine Gallery (New York), New Image Gallery (Los Angeles), and Beaver Projects (Copenhagen). www.carolinehwang.net
Aidan Koch is a comic artist and illustrator from the Pacific NW. Her first graphic novella, ‘The Whale’ came out in late 2010 published by Gaze Books (see ‘Blaise Larmee’). Apart from a variety of small projects and playing in a rock and roll band, she is in the midst of an ongoing correspondence project with Finnish artist Jaakko Pallasvuo that can be seen here http://pagescomic.tumblr.com/. More of her personal work can be seen here http://aidankoch.com/.
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Philadelphia, PA 19107