ELVIS STUDIO
HELGE REUMANN + XAVIER ROBEL

TOY SCULPTURES
+ PAINTINGS AND DRAWINGS

FEBRUARY 12 - MARCH 20
RECEPTION: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 6 - 8PM

 

ADAM BAUMGOLD GALLERY
40 EAST 75TH ST.
NEW YORK, NY 10065

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ELVIS STUDIO
(HELGE REUMANN + XAVIER ROBEL)

TOY SCULPTURES

February 12 - March 20, 2010


........Adam Baumgold Gallery presents an exhibition of Elvis Studio (Helge Reumann + Xavier Robel) from February 12 - March 20, 2010. The exhibition will feature hand painted wooden sculptures of toys by the enigmatic Swiss (Geneva) artists Helge Reumann and Xavier Robel, who have done collaborative work as Elvis Studio since 1996.

........Helge Reumann (b.1966) and Xavier Robel (b.1971) have been important contributors to underground comics, graphic design, zines and art anthologies for over a decade. Individually and collectively as Elvis Studio, they have been contributors to the covers of Strapazine, Blab, Kramer's Ergot, and Drozophile among many others. Helge Reumann's work was included in an exhibition at the Swiss Institute in New York, and Reumann's toys and sculpture by Xavier Robel were exhibited by Elvis Studio at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris in 2007.

........The gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday 11:00-5:30 PM. For additional information, please contact Adam Baumgold at (212)861-7338.