EXHIBIT: Medialia Gallery & The Ethyr Presents: Aim, Destroy, Transform: Play for Change Toy Show :: November 2017 :: NYC

Medialia Gallery and The Ethyr presents:

Space I: AIM, DESTROY, TRANSFORM: Play For Change: A group show of toys, games and figures

ArtistsNelson Asencio | Emily BeeSelina Briggs | Brumsic Brandon Jr. | Barbara Brandon-Croft | Kenya DaninoAndré LeRoy Davis | Eric Nocella Diaz | T. N. Donahue | Emily Engel/Lil' BernieAsaf Harari | Rodney Jackson | Jai Jai Hooray/Rupa Parekh | Kilroy III | Lottie DollsMy Family Builders/Eze Karpf | Vanessa RamirezReactor-88 | SpellDoctor | Taylored CuriositiesGrey Williamson | Clinton Yaws | Onjena Yo

Writers: Black Heroes Matter/Uraeus | Yolande Clark-Jackson | André J. Daughtry | Devin Domond | Leonardo FaiermanCorey Godwell | Malaki Hill | Let Toys Be Toys | Frank Miller | Michelle Schwartzbach | Harule Stokes | Kimberly O. WilkesTeressa J. Wilkes

Youth Correspondents: Lily Love | Media and Social Justice Program of the Lower Eastside Girls Club 

Toy, Culture, Nerd Bloggers: Plastic and Plush | Slovenly Gamer | Johnathan Soul

Cosplayers: My Little Pony | Brooklyn Dokebi | something very purple | maybe some clowns (but not Pennywise) 

Co-Curators: Onjena Yo & T. N. Donahue

Exhibit: November 4th - 25th, 2017

Opening Reception: Saturday, November 4th, 2017, 3 PM - 6 PM

We will be collecting toys and gently used books for a local charity. 

Cosplayers are welcome and encouraged!

Medialia ... Rack and Hamper Gallery

335 West 38th Street, 4th Foor, New York, New York 10018

www.medialiagallery.com



INTENTION & IMPACT STATEMENTS

As part of the Aim, Destroy, Transform: Play for Change toy show, we invited artists to write an intention statement about their toy and a few special guests to write an impact statement about a toy from our private "Curator's Collection." Click on an image to read their statements. Connect with each artist and writer and follow #AimDestroyTransform: #PlayforChange to share your thoughts.


AIM, DESTROY, TRANSFORM: PLAY FOR CHANGE GALLERY


About Medialia ... Rack and Hamper Gallery

Established in 1993, Medialia ... Rack and Hamper Gallery specializes in small, affordable works by international artists, including: book art, medallic sculpture, small sculpture, transformable sculpture, wearable sculpture, wall hangings and comic art exhibits. Work of gallery artists is exhibited on a continual basis, along with special one-person and group exhibitions by international artists.