Juxtapoz // Tuesday, November 25, 2008
To commemorate its upcoming 10-Year Anniversary, Upper Playground has released Upper Playground Volume II, a catalog detailing projects, artists and behind the scenes shots from 10 Years of Upper Playground’s artistic endeavors.
From vinyl toys to custom-made furniture, Upper Playground’s extensive product offerings are highlighted in Volume II. And, because of its relationship with FIFTY24SF Gallery, Upper Playground Volume II also features many of the artists that have showed at the FIFTY24SF Gallery including: David Choe, Alex Pardee, David Ellis, Doze Green (pages shown below) Ben Eine, Basco, Usugrow, Saber, Retna, Date Farmers, Estevan Oriol, Craola, Slick, Armsrock, Anthony Lister, Lucy McLauchlan, Ben Tour, Herbert Baglione, D*Face, Sam Flores, Jeremy Fish, and cameos by Too $hort and Fillmore Slim. Yeah, just a few, slightly important artists.
If you weren’t able to come to any of the shows, or see any of their dope products, this is a great way to catch a glimpse and grab a small slice of Upper Playground history. Upper Playground Volume II is available for purchase at Upper Playground stores or online here.