Like the Lava Lamp of Life, the Groovy Catalog is ever changing. Be sure to check back often and see what we add during the week.
Item name: Tristan Eaton Print
Estimated Value: 5,000-10,000
Donor: Tristan Eaton & Wieden +Kennedy
Tristan EatonTristan is a graffiti artist, street art muralist, illustrator, and toy designer. Born in Los Angeles, growing up on comic books, graffiti and skateboard culture he pursued street art as a troubled teen in the UK, moving to Detroit with his family as a teen. His street art influences would see him go on to design his first toy for Fisher Price aged 18 and then the famous Dunny and Munny toys for Kidrobot a few years later.Tristan studied at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and went on to found Thunderdog Studios, of which he was the President and Creative Director for 10 years. Thunderdog Studios regularly designs and consults for clients such as Nike, Disney and Barack Obama on projects that span the globe across all mediums. At the recent amFAR Inspiration gala two of his portrait paintings raised $80,000 towards aids research and finding a cure.Tristan has painted elaborate street art murals in many neighborhoods across the country. His goal is to bring art to those who are not always fortunate enough to have access. His work can also be seen at the Cooper Hewitt Museum and in the permanent collection of the New York Museum of Modern Art (MOMA).
Enjoy a week-long stay in a luxury 4 Bedroom, 4.5 Bathroom Townhome in Park City, Utah. Summer rental only. Condo amenities include private hot-tub, BBQ grill, gas fireplace, washer and dryer and Satellite TV. Stay mid-mountain at Park City Resort overlooking golf course. Main street less that one mile away. Perfect for cyclists and outdoor adventurers. Family friendly amenities including on-site Silver Star Cafe and Silver Star Ski and Sport for all bike and rental needs, outdoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, and fitness center. Close access to amazing single-track mountain biking. Park City Mountain Resort Summer activities are perfect family fun.
SUMMER ONLY. MAY 1ST - SEPTEMBER 1ST. SATURDAY TO SATURDAY STAY.
You will be ready for travel with these goodies: A selection of unisex travel-sized products from Aesop's and the Nau organizational origami which is perfect for travel! Made of die-cut wool felt, the Fluent Stacsh keeps your electronics, toiletries-or whatever you carry within its elegantly designed folds-neatly arranged and close at hand.
50"X40" Acrylic on canvas
Artist Bio: George Muresan was born in Romania.He has a BFA from PSU, and he currently lives and works in Portland, Oregon.
Through abstract rendering in oil and acrylic on canvas, my art is an attempt at reconnecting my present self with my childhood self, an effort to make sense of the world. I am greatly influenced by themes of politics and religion, both of which have had a significant impact on my life.
Item name: Jackets Illustrations
Estimated Value: $3,000-$5000
Donor: Ilovedust & Wieden +Kennedy www.ilovedust.com ilovedust are a multi-disciplinary design boutique specializing in brand identity and development, art direction, illustration, motion graphics and interactive design. From co-lab vinyl toys and custom-made fixed gear bikes to bespoke websites and branding, ilovedust are perfectionists in everything they do. Renowned for their crafted approach, attention to detail and unique aesthetics, Ilovedust’s influences and skill sets are drawn from a worldwide arena. A few parts British, a few parts elsewhere, Ilovedust’s diverse working techniques, styles and expertise blend seamlessly together to create a design led portfolio of acclaimed work. Ilovedust’s latest client list includes Nike, LG, Freshtripe bikes, Coca Cola, Levi's, Lee, Microsoft, Virgin Atlantic, Jon Bon Jovi, The Guardian and BBC 2.
Item name: Os Gemeos, Nos Somos Penta!, Printed in Canvas, 2005
Estimated Value: $3,000-$5,000
Donor: Os Gemeos, John C Jay and Wieden + Kennedywww.osgemeos.comOctavio and Gustavo Pandolfo “Os Gemeos” are identical twin brothers. (Os Gemeos” is Portuguese for “The Twins”) They started painting graffiti in 1987 that was inspired by traditional hip hop style and their brazilian culture.Beginning their career as break-dancers and then moving onto graffiti, Os Gemos attempted to emulate American culture though soon focused on Brazilian vernacular. They have painted all over the world, including in Portugal, London at the Tate Modern, Berlin and America.
Item name: May Poppies
Estimated Value: $2000-3000
Item Description: Printed from Poloroid film
Donor: Patricia Heal & Wieden + Kennedy
A New York based still life photographer originally from Devon, England. Patricia Heal is a highly acclaimed commercial and fine art photographer. Her clients include William Sonoma, Anthropologie, Neiman Marcus, Calvin Klein, Bloomingdales, WSJ, Bon Appetit, Real Simple and Martha Stewart. As well as being a noted commercial photographer, Heal has also had a number of fine art shows at various galleries in New York, London, and Salcombe, Devon.
Item name: Horse in Mongolia by Anne Menke
Estimated Value: $2000-$5000
Item Description:" Horse in Mongolia " edition number 13/50 signed in front Silver gelatin print
Donor: Anne Menke & Wieden +Kennedy
Anne Menke is a German-born photographer based in New York City who specializes in editorial, advertising, and beauty photography. She has spent the past 15 years travelling the world on assignment for Vogue, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire and W but her real passion lies in documenting more everyday lives.More often than not, Anne will go on adventures by herself between shoots to capture her own personal images of the landscape, culture and people of the location she’s in. These excursions often result in the most natural and candid shots, of which many of her clients end up choosing over photos from staged shoots. She currently splits her time between New York and Sayulita, Mexico; where she surfs and is the home of the green school she created, The Costa Verde International School.
Item name: Photograph by Jim Riswold
Estimated Value: $1000-$3000
Donor: Jim Riswold & Wieden + Kennedy
Jim Riswold is a former creative director for Wieden + Kennedy and instructor at the Wieden%u2019s advertising school WK12.Riswold attended the University of Washington and recieved three bachelors degrees in communications, philosophy and History. He was brought into the agency as its first copywriter and over the years created iconic adverstising campaigns such as Mars Blackmon, Michael Jordan commercials for Nike and the Tiger Woods commercial %u201CI Am Tiger Woods.%u201DIn 2013 Jim was inducted into The One Club%u2019s Creative Hall of Fame.After being diagnosed with Leukemia in 2000 and surviving for five years, Riswold quit advertising to become a full-time contemporary artist. He went from "a career of selling people things they don't need to making things that people don't want".Riswold's photographs have been shown in galleries throughout the Northwest and hang in the permanent collections of several museums. Most of his works poke fun at historically taboo figures Mao Zedong, Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini by constructing monumental setting in which the figurines were photographer. Jim resides in Portland.
Wondering what to do over Spring Break? Go Skiing at The Redwolf Lodge in Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe. Accommodations in a Studio Apartment that sleeps 4 (Murphy bed and sleeper sofa in the same room) and has ski-in/ski-out. The dates are March 20-27, 2016 (Spring Break).
Get ready for some Rest and Relaxation! Accommodation in a beautiful 2 bed, 2 bath Casa located in the resort community of Loreto Bay on the Sea of Cortez near Loreto, BCS, Mexico. The house can sleep up to 6 people (1 king and 2 queen beds) and is close to the beach and pool. Dates are flexible, but subject to availability. Spring Break 2016 week is NOT available. Get yourself a new suit at Popina with this $50 gift card and head off to the sun!
Please Note: Item does NOT include airfare. Flight between PDX and LTO are available on Alaska Airlines. The best time to visit is October through May. Spring Break week in 2016 is NOT available.