Mar 3 2009

BART Ticket by Frank Zio">Bloody BART Ticket by Frank Zio

20090302fz-bart This silk screened poster was cre­ated by Frank Zio for the Anti-Police Bru­tal­ity Art show at the Mama Buzz Cafe. On early new years morn­ing, Oscar Grant was shot & killed by a BART police offi­cer (most of which was cap­tured on video). Zio com­ments The work seeks to com­ment on ran­dom vio­lence with­out con­demn­ing, con­don­ing, judg­ing, or scape­goat­ing. The poster is cut with the con­tours and upper-left hole punch of an actual BART ticket. There are not to many of these in exis­tence, the edi­tion size was only 12.

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Feb 5 2009

BART Police poster by Political Gridlock">Disarm BART Police poster by Political Gridlock

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Jon-Paul Bail of Polit­i­cal Grid­lock was at Hangar 18 yes­ter­day work­ing on his piece for the up com­ing Anti-Police Bru­tal­ity ArtShow at Mama Buzz Cafe. Here’s a sneak peek look at of his Dis­arm Bart Police silk screen art print set to debut tomor­row. I love that metal­lic ink!!! I apol­o­gize for the pic­ture qual­ity, my cam­era was act­ing up at the time these were being printed.

blackline test print

black­line test print

after 4 screens

after 4 screens

after 5 screens

after 5 screens

handcut Rubylith

hand­cut Rubylith

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