Starting Saturday May 3rd, a Brooklyn art gallery will be displaying art from the late Dave Brockie.
Brockie, also known as Oderus Urungus of the shock group GWAR, died suddenly in March. The cause of death has still gone undetermined.
MF Gallery is having a special memorial art show dedicated Brockie. Part of the proceeds from the show will benefit the Dave Brockie Foundation.
Brockie was a visual artists through different mediums and he collaborated often with MF Gallery; from his solo show / performance in 2004 to GWAR’s Crack-a-Thon in 2010 and 2011, according the a recent press release from Freeman Promotions.
The MF Gallery will open its doors to for the opening party at 7pm. Music by GWAR, Death Piggy and DBX will play throughout the night, and there will be projections of various GWAR / Dave Brockie videos. Admission is free and open to all ages.
Opening night will be a “Cash & Carry” sale, with one third of the proceeds going to The Dave Brockie Foundation. Donations can also be made directly to The Dave Brockie Foundation at: . The art from the show will be available for viewing and purchasing online.
MF Gallery is located at 213 Bond St. in Brooklyn, NY. Contact Martina Secondo Russo at (917) 446-8681 or info@MFgallery.net.