HOLY ARTWORK, BATMAN!  IT’S SHAG X BATMAN 1966 FOR SDCC!
June 19, 2014

LOS ANGELES, CA – June 19, 2014 – Huckleberry has teamed up with Josh Agle (aka SHAG) to create an amazing piece of collectible artwork for San Diego Comic-Con…BATMAN 1966!   Inspired by DC Comics Batman Classic TV Series, Josh brings to the series to life with an epic battle royale of good vs evil with his unmistakable, vividly colorful mid-century modern design aesthetic.  The artwork depicts Batman and Robin versus the dastardly villains Catwoman, The Joker, The Penguin, The Riddler, Mr Freeze and the rarely seen Egghead and King Tut on the rooftops of Gotham City.

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The 21 color, hand-pulled silk screen serigraph will be sold as an exclusive at Huckleberry’s booth #3449 at San Diego Comic-Con.

 

Artist: SHAG

Title:   The Delegation of Evildoers

Medium:       21 color, hand-pulled silk screen serigraph

Image Size:  21” x 36”

Paper Size:   24” x 40”

Edition Size:  150 pcs signed and numbered

Cost:  $500 + applicable state taxes

 

You can pre-order the print here starting today.

 

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Josh Agle, also known as Shag (a contraction of the last two letters of his first name and the first two letters of his last) was born in 1962. He is a painter, illustrator and designer, currently based in Los Angeles. Agle has had numerous gallery exhibitions in the United States, Europe, Japan and Australia. His work has been featured in museums such as the Laguna Art Museum in California, The Andy Warhol Museum in Pennsylvania and the Naples Museum of Contemporary Art in Italy. Agle’s exhibitions have been reviewed by The New York Times’ critics Ken Johnson and Roberta Smith. His artwork has been published in several books, been the subject of a documentary film, as well as a musical.

 

BATAMAN and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and © DC Comics.

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Daniel Pickett
Daniel “Julius Marx” Pickett has been around toys his whole life. The first line he ever collected was Mego’s World’s Greatest Super Heroes line back in the 70s. He has been surrounded by collectables ever since. In 1999 he was confounded by a lack of information and news about some of his favorite toy lines he was collecting. Since he couldn’t find the information he decided to pursue it himself thinking other people might also be interested in the same news. He started writing a weekly column on the toy industry and action figure for a toy news site and in a years time he tripled the sites daily traffic with his updates, reviews and product features. He built relationships with every major toy manufacturer and many sculptors, painters and mold makers. He grew his hobby into a world wide expertise that the industry has embraced. In 2004 he teamed up with his toy buddy Jason “ToyOtter” Geyer and they created their own website www.ActionFigureInsider.com. Daniel has been quoted in both industry and mass media press outlets. Over the years Daniel and AFi have been sought out as experts in the field. Daniel was regularly featured on “Attack of the Show” on the G4 network as the primary contributor to their “Mint On Card” segment, and our front page has been linked to from USA Today’s “Pop Candy” Blog twice. Daniel’s content has also been featured on MSNBC.com, Wired.com, Fark.com, Boing-Boing, Gizmodo.com, Ain’t It Cool News, the Official Star Wars blog, Geekologie, G4, CNet and Toy Fare magazine, among many others. He has consulted on toy lines, books, documentaries and TV shows. But all of that really just sounds snooty and “tootin’ his own horn” – the long and short of it is that Daniel loves toys and he LOVES talking about them.
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