First Tube Phish Art Show to be Held in Atlantic City
Coinciding with Phish’s three night run at Bader Field in Atlantic City this weekend is the First Tube Art Show, taking place on Saturday June 16 from 10AM-3PM at the Trump Plaza Hotel’s Westminster Room. Hosted by a group of artists and fans known as the Mothership Art Collective, the event will host a wide array of Phish artists from around the globe.
The initial artists announced for First Tube represent some of the Phish community’s best including AJ Masthay, TRiPP, Ryan Kerrigan, John Warner, Erin Cadigan, Noah Phence and Bruce Horan. These artists have been a part of many poster shows in the past and each have a large portfolio of concert poster art across a wide range of musical acts. In addition to these veterans, newcomers including Jiggs, Ed Wilson, Lauren Domsky and Branden Otto, as well as writer and author Dave Calarco who will be selling and discussing his book ‘Mr. Miner’s Phish Thoughts,’ will also be at the show.
First Tube will also be incorporating the growing area of pin makers and collectors into the show with Party Time Pins, 10 Minute Tube Designs, Pin Me Down and stuPINdous Creations. Brian Kushner of PhanBadge and Adam Davidoff of Phishcoins will also be in attendance, showcasing their unique memorabilia.
Admission to the event is free.