Gallery Openings and Events

The Mini-Fridge Presents Men of Steel, Women of Wonder

HKS 181, The Last Emperor's Meditation. Courtesy The Fridge.

HKS 181, The Last Emperor’s Meditation. Courtesy The Fridge.

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Opening Reception: Friday, May 31 from 7pm to 10pm

The show will be on view in The Mini-Fridge from  May 31 to June 30, 2013.

2013 brings the 75th anniversary of Action Comics #1 (1938), the first appearance of Superman and Lois Lane in print. For Men of Steel, Women of Wonder, opening on May 31, 7pm to 10pm, curator Asad “ULTRA” Walker has invited up-and-coming names in DC’s underground and street art scene to bring their vision to modern mythology: comic book heroes.

Participating artists J. Coleman, DECOY, Superwaxx, Gregg Deal, Julian Lytle, Daryl Bennet, Kevin Hunt, ULTRA and CHE KGB will each create a new piece of art inspired by their favorite superhero.

The opening reception on May 31, 7pm to 10pm, will also feature the Sketch Lounge Volume 8. Sketch Lounge is a traveling monthly live art-making event started by artist Nate Lewis to unite and inspire local artists and the creative community. Watch and/or draw with the artists while the Sketch Lounge resident DJ’s Lucy Papaya and THEGRASIS spin.

Gallery Hours:

  • Thursday – Saturday: 12pm–8pm
  • Sunday: 1pm–5pm
  • To make an appointment during non-business hours, contact Emma Fisher at [email protected]

The Mini-Fridge is a second gallery space located at The Fridge. The Fridge is located at 516 1/2 8th Street, SE. For more information visit www.thefridgedc.com or call 202.550.2208.

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