Following internationally acclaimed shows in New York City and Toronto, “I Pity the Dolls” opens in San Francisco on May 24th from 8pm – 12am at the RX Gallery (132 Eddy Street @ Mason). The dolls will be on display to June 15th.
“I Pity the Dolls!” features an amazing collection of over 175 handmade vintage Mr. T Dolls, collected and presented by Greg Rivera.
In addition, the show will feature artwork inspired by Mr. T from the following artists: Marty Aranaydo, Greg Rivera, Jeremy Fish, Mary Scott, Matthew Palladino, Mr. Element, RonnieBuders, Tracy Timmins, pi, A-A Hurry, Snow Monkey, Empte Eyes, Gonz One, Chris Brennan, and an exclusive T-Shirt by MISHKA x HUF x JK5!
Greg Rivera, together with his partner in crime Mike Essl, have amassed the largest collection of Mr. T memorabilia in the world. Their site MrTandMe.com has also gained national attention, featured on VH1, NY1, Reuters TV, National Inquirer, and Entertainment Weekly. As no gallery could hold the entire Mr. T collection, I PITY THE DOLLS! will feature the most unique part of this amazing collection — Rivera’s handmade dolls.
Make sure to check out the show in San Francisco if you get the chance. Here we present you the Mishka x Huf x JK5 t-shirt that will be available at the show, at Huf and at the Mishka Website. You can check out a better pic after the jump.