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GARY GRIMSHAW - RITES OF SPRING - Hideaways. This poster in the Memorial Series was originally an eight and a half by eleven handbill for the Grande Ballroom in the spring of 1967, an aware preface to the "summer of love." Bands included Poor Souls, Reason Why, Restless Set, Hideaways, Rationals. This print is 19 x 25 inches in size, a single color (deep forest green) over a white paper stock from the French Paper Co. in Niles, Mich. As always, printed by Dunwell Dry Goods in Hamtramck, Mich.

The Gary Grimshaw Memorial Series is a limited run (editions of only 100), large (avg. 18 x 24 in.), silkscreen prints showcasing the works of Detroit based visual artist Gary Grimshaw. Most known for his psychedelic poster art for the Grande Ballroom in the late sixties, Garys work is the visual essence of Detroit's rock and roll underground. But his work wasn't limited to the Grande or rock and roll. He was also very active in the underground press scene in Michigan as well as California, contributing to publications like The Fifth Estate, Ann Arbor Sun, San Francisco Oracle, and the Berkeley Tribe. He also created countless logos and designs for many local businesses and artists. Working very closely with the Gary Grimshaw Legacy Foundation and Gary's wife, Laura, the artist and printers ensure this series retains a well made, high quality standard that will not only meet the approval of you the collector, but more importantly, that Gary would have approved as well. The artist has made over two hundred fliers over the years for local and non-local shows / events, and is the principal restorative artist for the Gary Grimshaw Memorial Series, as well as countless other designs, logos, and branding for many local institutions and independent organizations.

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    GARY GRIMSHAW - RITES OF SPRING - Hideaways Poster

    Estimate $50 - $60Nov 15, 2017
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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