SEPTEMBER 29, 2011: LAIKA artists donated their time and creativity to build thirteen pumpkins for The Great Pumpkin ASK (Artists Supporting Kids) Project. A total of 23 pumpkin creations, from LAIKA and other artists, were unveiled during a champagne reception on September 29 at Madison & Millinger Studio: 530 NW 11th Avenue in Portland. Event proceeds benefited The Children’s Trust Fund of Oregon.
The pumpkins are also be part of October’s First Thursday event in Portland at the Froelick Gallery, Augen Gallery, Gallery 903 and Bluehour.
LAIKA’s participating artists include: Mattzilla Duron, Ean McNamara, Ed Juan, Dave Davenport, Robin Ator, Rob Melchior, Gesine Kratzner, Katie Mello, Ben Adams, Michael Possert, Jr., Molly Light, Ercilia Campos, Diane Lopez, Tony Chen, Ray Moore, Coby Lorang, Greg Boettcher, Tim Arp, Paul Mack, Keith McQueen, Elecia Beebe, Daniel Miller and Raul Martinez.
To learn more about the event, click here.