February 13th 2016 Artwalk
Rare & Elusive opens February 13th 6-10pm during the Ballard Art Walk and closes with a reception on March 4th 6-9pm. Rare & Elusive features 16 artists's interpretations of cryptids and can be seen at Push/Pull daily February 14th through March 4th.
Nick Gucker , a Seattle based artist, conjures visions of nightmares and freakish delights out of various media including ink, charcoal, watercolor and acrylics as illustrations for weird fiction and horror stories, book covers, T-shirt designs and gallery shows. Nick's inspiration derives from the influence of lore, mythology, folk tales, pulp fiction, monster movies, biological abnormalities and his own internal peculiarities.
Jenga Garcia is an acrylic artist from Southwest Louisiana. Her work focuses primarily on exploring the emotional nature of gothic and fantasy themes. Her paintings have been collected by a diverse group of individuals worldwide since 2005.
Kiriska (Kiri Yu)
Kiri Yu is a local Chinese-American artist influenced by nature, time, and storytelling. They work in a variety of digital and traditional medias, but watercolor and ink is probably their favorite.