Sean-Patrick M. Hillman
Up, Up and Away!
Burton Morris Saves the Day with New "Heroes" Exhibition
POP International Galleries to Donate Portion of Proceeds to Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation
New York, NY (December 7, 2012) --- On Thursday, December 13th, Burton Morris will transform POP International Galleries into a comic lover’s dream with his Heroes exhibition. Using legendary comic book characters and heroes that have inspired generations of fans, the bold, fun, and vivid pieces lend themselves to a comic collector’s dream. With men’s health month just ending, proceeds from the sale of exhibit will benefit the Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation.
The shows pieces are as strong as the heroes featured in them. Their bright, vibrant colors lure you in and the exciting content keeps you moving around the gallery for more. The vibe from the fun exhibit will bring out the child in all of us as well as spark the memory of dreaming of becoming one someday. The show will also feature a great selection of Burton’s amazing new works that go beyond the heroes theme, pleasing a wide variety.
“Burton Morris’ exhibitions always bring a level of excitement to the gallery,” said Jeff Jaffe, owner of Pop International Galleries. “This time, his intense, brilliant translation of legendary comic heroes will create a joyous vibe that is perfect for the Holiday season.”
Burton Morris, who is best known for his bold, graphic pop art depictions of various modern icons, amazes viewers once again. His distinctive style is characterized by radiant black outlines and vivid colors emit energy in all of his artwork. His subject matter includes everyday objects that portray today’s popular culture.
About POP International Galleries
POP International Galleries is a unique art gallery located on West Broadway in the heart of SoHo, in New York City. Founded in 1997 by Jeff Jaffe, POP International specializes in Pop Art, graphic art, urban art, sculpture, photography, and art that is derived from, or influenced by, popular culture. As the only street level Pop Art gallery in SoHo, with an impressive roster of highly regarded artists, both emerging and famed, Pop International Galleries is a great source for all collectors and art admirers. POP International Galleries also believes that an educational component is vital to collectors and the community at large. Events at the gallery often include guest lectures and discussions, screenings and slide shows as well as charitable tie-ins, making POP International Galleries very much a part of the community at large. For more information visit www.PopInternational.com, and follow them on Facebook and Twitter.