"New Blood Rising"
Group Show Curated by Les Barany
Exhibition: July 10 through August 9, 2008

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 10th, 7 to 10 pm

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Curator Les Barany, renowned for his eye for the dark and uncanny has brought together a group of both  notorious
and unfamiliar artists that will showcase their intricate and unique styles this summer at Fuse Gallery. Works will include drawing,
painting, digital art, sculpture and jewelry.

Participating Artists:
John U. Abrahamson, Patrick Byers, Vincent Castiglia, Christopher Conte, William B. Hand, Eli Livingston, J.L. Robbins,
Chris Savido, Kenneth “Dominique” Williams.

With Special Guest Artists:
Stephen Kasner, Victor Koen, H.R. Giger, David Hochbaum, Andre Lassen, Bart Powers, Paul Rumsey and Brian Viveros.


• Among the works on display and for sale will be 14 of the original artworks from the book Les Barany’s CARNIVORA –
The Dark Art of Automobiles
,by New Blood Rising artists Patrick Byers, Vincent Castiglia, William B. Hand,  
Eli Livingston, J.L. Robbins, Chris Savido, Kenneth Williams, Viktor Koen, Andre Lassen, Bart Powers, Paul Rumsey
and Brian Viveros.
Advance copies of the book will be available for sale.

• Additional original artworks from the CARNIVORA book by the following artists are available for sale through Fuse
Gallery and can be viewed on our website www.fusegallerynyc.com. Marshall Arisman, Zdzislaw Beksinski, Hanno von Bran,
Bernardo Corman, Jason D’Aquino, Steve Ellis, Viktor Koen, Till Nowak, Peter Pontiac, Rick Proll, Sybille Ruppert,
Christopher Savido, Hugo Schuhmacher, Brian Viveros, and Nick Weber.

• The following contributing East Coast artists and writers to CARNIVORA – The Dark Art of Automobiles are
expected to be present at the New Blood Rising opening on July 10th  for a CARNIVORA book signing:
Mike Bellamy, Jennifer Blowdryer, Steven Blush, Michele Capozzi, Neke Carson, Vincent Castiglia, Chris Conte,
Benardo Corman, ChrisTopher Crowder, Jason D’Aquino, Mike Diana, Steve Ellis, Peter H. Gilmore, Daphne Graham,
David Hochbaum (Goldmine Shithouse), John John Jesse, Jacaeber Kastor, Deanna Lehman, Eli Livingston, Joseph B.
Mauceri, Carlo McCormick, George Petros, Rick Proll, Rich Rethorn, Chris Savido, Pet Silvia, Norman Spinrad, Nick Weber,
and Martin Wittfooth and more……

• The New York premiere screening on the gallery monitor of the new DVD H.R. Giger’s Sanctuary
The DVD features an interview and a tour of the Giger Museum in Gruyeres, Switzerland, with the master of Biomechanics
and creator of the Academy Award winning Alien. H.R. Giger’s Sanctuary was filmed entirely on location at the H.R. Giger
Museum and Bar in Switzerland.

“New Blood Rising,” curated by Les Barany runs July 10th through August 9th, 2008, at Fuse Gallery, 93
2nd Ave (between 5th & 6th Sts, 2nd Ave stop on the F), NYC, NY. The opening reception, on Thursday
July 10th, from 7 to 10 pm, is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Fuse Gallery at
212.777.7988 or fusegall@fusegallerynyc.com.