Chris Appelhans appears at Gallery Nucleus on Saturday March 29, 2014 from 7:00PM till 10:00PM
Written by Jenny Offill and illustrated by Chris Appelhans, this is the first widely distributed children’s book that the artist has illustrated. The book stars a pet who has more to offer than meets the eye. When our narrator orders a sloth through the mail, the creature that arrives isn’t good at tricks or hide-and-seek…or much of anything. Still, there’s something about SPARKY! that is irresistible.
Original development paintings by Chris will be on display. Meet the artist opening night as he greets fans and signs copies of the new release.
WIN ORIGINAL ARTWORK! (shown below)
With each purchase of the new book, new print, or original Sparky! artwork, be entered to win this original Sparky! painting by Chris Appelhans. Winner will be announced on our Facebook on April 13, 2014.
210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
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Chris Appelhans opens an art exhibit at Gallery Nucleus on Saturday September 22, 2012 from 7:00PM – 10:00PM.
Artist and illustrator, Chris Appelhans, joins Nucleus in unveiling his newest exhibition of work. This latest collection expands upon his already established work of water color pieces, these images showcasing a breadth of youthful aspiration, dreams, and childlike curiosity. Stay tuned for more information!
About the Artist:
Although best known for his colorful and delicate water color pieces, illustrator Chris Appelhans has worked on a number of large scale projects as a visual developer. He has been involved in film and animation, most notably having worked on Coraline and Monster House.
210 East Main St, Alhambra, CA 91801
From forty-five talented and prolific DreamWorks Studio art directors, production and character designers, and visual development artists, Moonshine features personal artwork that is made during the precious little times of day when the contributors are not working on stunning upcoming movies such as Puss in Boots, Shrek Forever After, The Croods, Kung Fu Panda 2, MegaMind, The Guardians of Childhood, Scared Shrekless, and Kung Fu Panda Holiday.
Opening Reception – Aug 14, 7:00PM – 11:00PM
*Closing Reception/Book Signing will take place on Friday, September 3rd (7pm – 10pm).
-Complimentary refreshments and moonshine!
-$2 admission ticket = one raffle ticket (additional raffle tickets $1 each)
-Prizes include a private tour of Dreamworks Animation Studio (1 winner + 3 guests), a 3-day pass for the CTN Animation Expo, original sketches, and DreamWorks merchandise!
-Pre-order the MOONSHINE book on opening night, and get 10% off.
210 East Main St Alhambra, CA 91801
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Opening Reception / February 27, 7:00PM – 11:00PM
With the highly anticipated film adaptation by Tim Burton looming in the horizon, we invited concept artists of the feature film and beyond to create their vision of the iconic story and celebrate it’s lasting legacy. Featuring works by Amy Sol, Chris Appelhans, Kukula, Naoto Hattori and more, this superbly talented and diverse roster of artists gets curiouser & cruiouser with works that range from the gothic to the whimsical. This exhibit is sure to delight art-lovers of all ages.
Never-before seen concept art, production and film stills for Tim Burton’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’ courtesy of Disney Studios.
‘Alice in Wonderland’ film maquettes from Gentle Giant Studios on display.
Dress in your best ‘Alice’ inspired attire or as your favorite ‘Alice in Wonderland” character and be entered in a raffle to win a print by award-wining artist/ character designer Michael Kutsche.
Cha for Tea serving tasty teas.
Music by DJ Ronicus.
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Quinquennium Exhibitum: Nucleus 5 Year Anniversary Exhibition
November 7, 2009 – November 30, 2009
Nov 7, 7:00PM – 11:00PM
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August 08, 2009 – August 24, 2009
Opening Reception /August 08, 7:00PM – 11:00PM
Gallery Nucleus presents an exhibition featuring whimsical new works by a premier group of narrative artists. This international roster are diverse in their aesthetic but notably recognized for their sophisticated, storybook-style artwork and all possess the shared accomplishment of having been published.
TREE HOUSE will be sure to transport viewers into the unique fantastical worlds of those artists that appeal to all ages!
May Ann Licudine a.k.a MALL
Sun Young Yoo
Gallery Nucleus, 210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801