September 5 - October 12, 2008
Hole back cover: Nude Girl/ Snakes," 1995: Ink on paper: 18" x 13"
Adam Baumgold Gallery presents an exhibition of drawings by Charles Burns from September 5 through October 12, 2008. This will be Charles Burns' first New York solo exhibition and will include fifty seminal drawings executed in the last 25 years that showcases Burns' masterful pen and ink drawings for his award winning comic books and other publications.
Featured in the
exhibition will be covers and drawings for the serialized version of
Charles Burns' epic graphic novel "Black Hole," as well as
the drawings for the covers and pages of "Skin Deep," "Big
Baby," and "El Borbah," and a rare RAW era "Dog
Boy" strip. The exhibition will also have drawings and covers for
The New Yorker, Esquire and numerous other magazines that include drawings
of cult figures William S. Burroughs and Robert Crumb. Also included
will be the cover of "Permagel" the new large scale book of
Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday 11:00 - 5:30 P.M. . For additional information please contact Adam Baumgold at (212)861-7338 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Signed exhibition posters will be available. A preview of the exhibition can be seen at adambaumgoldgallery.com Charles Burns will be present at the opening on Friday September 5th from 6 to 8.