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|Marvel's The Avengers Art by Joey Spiotto. TM & © 2012 Marvel & Subs. www.marvel.com.|
Marvel Studios announced today that Gallery1988 in Hollywood, Calif., will mount a show of art inspired by the Marvel super heroes featured in the highly-anticipated, summer event movie “Marvel’s The Avengers.” The show, sponsored by Visa Signature, will run through the film's opening weekend, from May 3 through May 6, 2012.
Gallery1988, which opened in 2004, is known worldwide for its dedication to showcasing pop culture art. The show will feature the work of popular artists, including Dave Perillo, Rhys Cooper, Scott Campbell, Luke Chueh, Ken Garduno, Kiersten Essenpreis and NC Winters, among others. For more information about the show visit: http://nineteeneightyeight.com/pages/upcoming-shows
|Marvel's The Avengers Art by Dave Perillo. TM & © 2012 Marvel & Subs. www.marvel.com.|
“Marvel’s The Avengers”--the super hero team up of a lifetime--is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series “The Avengers,” first published in 1963 and a comics institution ever since.
In “Marvel’s The Avengers” the world’s greatest Super Heroes assemble when Iron Man (Robert Downey, Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) join S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) to protect the world from the dangerous and powerful villain, Loki (Tom Hiddleston).
An exciting event movie, packed with action and spectacular special effects, “Marvel’s The Avengers” is from Marvel Studios in association with Paramount Pictures, produced by Kevin Feige and directed by Joss Whedon from a story by Zak Penn and Joss Whedon with screenplay by Joss Whedon.
“Marvel’s The Avengers” will be released on May 4, 2012.