CA – Holly’s Day at the Pool Signing & Art Show

Artist Benson Shum appears at Gallery Nucleus on Saturday, July 15th at 2:00 PM to sign his latest book “Holly’s Day at the Pool” published by Disney-Hyperion as part of their Walt Disney Animation Studios Artist Showcase.

New original paintings from the book will be on display and available for purchase. Don’t miss out on these traditional illustrations full of summer fun that even families can enjoy.

About the book:
Based on his niece’s experience, Benson created a story about how Holly the Hippo overcame her fear of swimming. Holly is full of questions when it comes to swimming! “What if..” she always wonders, every time she almost dips her toe in the water. Read on how she overcomes her fear of stepping into the pool.

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Gallery Nucleus
210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
626.458.7477

CA – Corgi Art Show

Gallery Nucleus hosts an art show celebrating corgis opening on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 6:00 PM.

Artists participating:
Alexandria Neonakis
Benson Shum
Betsy Bauer
Brigette Barrager
Drake Brodahl
Ellen Surrey
Gabby Zapata
Grace Kum
Heather Franzen
Janice Chu
Junyi Wu
Loris Lora
Naomi Romero
Ryan Berkley
Zoe Persico

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Gallery Nucleus
210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
626.458.7477

CA – Holly’s Day at the Pool Signing

Animator/illustrator Benson Shum appears at Hicklebee’s Books on Saturday, April 29th at 11:00 AM! Holly’s Day at the Pool is Benson’s first picture book and was selected to be part of the Walt Disney Animation Studios Artist Showcase.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Benson Shum enjoys creating and telling stories through animation and illustration. He has worked in the animation industry for seventeen years and is currently at Walt Disney Animation Studios, where he was a part of such films as Frozen, Big Hero 6, Zootopia, and Moana. His inspiration comes from his love of children’s book illustrations, and observation of the little things in life.

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Hicklebee’s Bookstore
1378 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125
(408) 292-8880

CA – Art of Zootopia Signing

00000000-zootpiaoPress Release:

Come hear the artists share stories from behind the scenes and see their development work for the movie ZOOTOPIA at Gallery Nucleus on Saturday, March 12th. Bring your questions for the Q&A session and meet the artists one-on-one as they sign copies of the Art of Zootopia!

Featured Artists:
Normand Lemay – Story Artist
Benson Shum – Animator
Trent Correy – Animator
Matthias Lechner – Art Director
Shiyoon Kim – Character Designer
Cory Loftis – Art Director Character
Fawn Veerasunthorn – Story Artist
Kira Lehtomaki – Animation Supervisor

Event Schedule:

2:00 – 3:00 pm Panel Presentation
3:00 – 3:30 pm Q&A moderated by Ben Zhu
4:00 – 5:00 pm Signing

Front Row VIP Reserved Seats available for $20 (does not guarantee availability of book for “seats only” option).

  • Waives admission fee.
  • Guaranteed seat in the first 2 rows, only 20 seats available.
  • No need to wait in line or get to the event early just to get a good seat.
  • Comes with a free bottle of water.
  • Guaranteed first in line during the artist signing time.

FREE ADMISSION w/ purchase of The Art of Zootopia book (100 seats only, standing room also available).
$10 Admission at the door w/o book purchase. Details at the link.

Outside books will be subject to a $10 fee.

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Gallery Nucleus
210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
626.458.7477