Craig Costello hand-painted Modernica Fiberglass Shell Chair with Eiffel Base. The chairs were unveiled at HVW8 gallery in Los Angeles, CA during a show curated by Art & Council. Costello also created a site-specific painting on the facade and back wall of the gallery. Edition of 5.
Krink Studio: Creative Direction, Project Management
Product launch at HVW8 Gallery Los Angeles, CA.
Modernica is an American furniture company founded on the principles and the passion of the vibrant North American Modernism movement. Simple design, high-quality, high-functionality, and accessibility are their basic tenets. Some of their designers include Richard Neutra, George Nelson, Charles and Ray Eames, Van Keppel and Green. Based in Los Angeles, CA.
HVW8 Art + Design Gallery was founded in Los Angeles, in 2006, with a focus on furthering artistic visions at the intersection of art, music and design. HVW8 Gallery has been a staple of the underground LA art scene since 2006 and home to a number of now infamous live performances. Past artists and exhibits include Parra, Geoff McFetridge, Chi Modu, Hassan Rahim, Brian Roettinger, Mark Gonzales, Shaniqwa Jarvis, Kilo Kish to name a few. Musical performances include Snoop Dogg, the Voidz, RZA, YG, Nipsey Hussle, Kali Uchis, Dam-Funk, Liv.e and countless others. ARTV continues this legacy of bringing the soul of LA and beyond.