Get out your PJs! It’s a pajama party at The Warhol this Saturday night when Playboy comes to Pittsburgh! In collaboration with Playboy’s year-long 50th anniversary celebration of the first Playboy Club in Chicago in 1960, The Warhol presents Playboy Redux: Contemporary Artists Interpret the Iconic Playboy Bunny. Contemporary and street artists were asked to create a new look for the iconic bunny image. The installation officially opens to the public on Sunday and runs through June 20th.
Artists in the exhibition include: Scott Anderson, Gary Baseman, Tim Biskup, Shag, Zoe Charlton, Ain Cocke, Brian Ewing, Brendan Fernandes, Jeremy Fish, Moyna Flannigan, Latoya Ruby Frazier, Chitra Ganesh, Ludovica Gioscia, Jeremy Kost, Frank Kozik, Simone Leigh, Kalup Linzy, Tara McPherson, Hiroki Otsuka, Seth Scriver, Andrew Schoultz, SEEN, Vadis Turner, Saya Woolfalk and O Zhang.
Time: 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Cost: Tickets – $35 with Film & Talk; $20 adults, $15 CMP Members and students
8 pm – 10 pm : Andy Warhol’s Fight with Brigid Berlin, Charles Rydell & Vincent Fremont in person ($35 ticket)
9 pm – 12 am : Meet and greet with Playboy Bunnies Laurie Fetter and Lindsey Vuolo, and music by Pittsburgh’s own, DJ Zombo. Lite bites, complimentary beer and full cash bar ($20 ticket)
Other installations include:
-Bunny Yeager: The Legendary Queen of the Pin-Up
-Maimed in Mexico: The Early Car Crash Photographs of Enrique Metinides
-I Just Want to Watch: Warhol’s Film, Video and Television
All the other details you may need are HERE!
And remember…Pajamas are encouraged! I have a feeling we may end up at the Warhol Saturday!
(images via http://www.warhol.org/)