Wednesday, August 24, 2011
IT’S NOT MY FAULT: THE ART OF EVERETT PECK ll
Everett Peck was born in Oceanside in 1950 and has been passionate about comics and animation ever since childhood. After graduating from Oceanside High School in 1968, he attended Long Beach State University, where he ultimately received a degree in illustration. Peck’s illustrations have appeared in all major editorial publications, including The New Yorker, Time, Playboy and Rolling Stone. In addition to illustration, he has worked extensively in the entertainment industry where his credits include work on animated television series such as Ghostbusters, Rugrats and Jumanji. He is the creator of the animated series Duckman, nominated for two Emmy awards, and Squirrelboy (2006-2007, Cartoon Network). He has been featured in exhibitions and gallery shows worldwide and his work is in the permanent collection of the Smithsonian Institution. Peck currently resides in Carlsbad, where he focuses his time on his painting and animation work.
A preview reception introduces the exhibition IT’S NOT MY FAULT: THE ART OF EVERETT PECK Saturday, September 10, 2011 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Admission at the door is $10 and free for OMA members.Join Everett Peck and guest curator Michael C. Gross on Saturday, September 17 at 2:00 p.m. for a free-ranging discussion of art and pop culture.