April 19 – July 27, 2014
Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of groundbreaking alternative art and culture magazine Giant Robot, the Oakland Museum of Ca. features the major exhibition, SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot featuring works by 15 contemporary artists who have been a part of the magazine’s social and cultural evolution. Co-curated by Giant Robot visionary Eric Nakamura and OMCA’s Associate Curator of Art & Material Culture Carin Adams, SuperAwesome presents new or recent works by California and international-based artists affiliated with the influential magazine that brought Asian, trans-Pacific popular culture to mainstream audiences in the United States.
Artworks in the exhibition represent a range of mediums, including mural art, sculpture, illustration, portraiture, large-scale installations, graphic novels, photography, and more.
For more information, visit their website: http://museumca.org/exhibit/superawesome-art-and-giant-robot