Opening Reception:​ Saturday April 25, 2015, 6 PM –​1​0 PM
Exhibition Dates:​ April 25 –​M​ay 9, 2015

Modern Eden Gallery​ is excited to present the third curated exhibition by ​p​hotojournalist Michael Cuffe, Editor in Chief of the international arts documagazine W​arholian. ​This exhibition brings together over 65 artists from a range of styles and mediums to interpret beloved childhood narratives in their own unique styles. Iconic books such as C​harlotte’s Web, Goodnight Moon, The Cat in The Hat, ​and many more have been fantastically recreated with creative approaches and from adult perspectives. Below are some wonderful preview images from the show!

FEATURED ARTISTS INCLUDE: Amandalynn, Jaclyn Alderete, Brianna Angelakis, Susanne Apgar, Paul Barnes, Jasmine Becket-Griffith, Rick Berry, CIOU, Cory Benhatzel, Pakayla Biehn, Zofia Bogusz, Brenton Bostwick, Robert Bowen, Jana Brike, Laurie Lee Brom, Valentina Brostean, Leilani Bustamante, C3, Adam Caldwell, Simona Candini, Steve Chmilar, Joshua Coffy, Michael Cuffe, Lara Dann, Lena Danya, Sheri DeBow, Jel Ena, Kohshin Finley, Ashton Gallagher, Jacqueline Gallagher, Lyrica Glory, Alec Huxley, Steve Javiel, Aunia Kahn, Tara Krebs, Marcos LaFarga, Marie Larkin, Edith Lebeau, Chris Leib, StevenLopez, Calvin Ma, Malojo, Megan Majewski, Kelly McKernan, Amy Minchew, David Molesky, Catherine Moore, Melissa Morgan, David Natale, Lori Nelson, Johannah O’Donnell, Richard James Oliver, Augie Pagan, PECA, Rich Pellegrino, Bradley Platz, Michael Ramstead, Joshua Roman, Isabel Samaras, Erika Sanada, Eve Skylar, Laura Startzman, Ania Tomicka, Daniel J. Valadez, Liz Vranesh, Helice Wen, Sandra Yagi, Hannah Yata, Trevor Young, and others.

The opening reception for “Storybook” will be held at Modern Eden Gallery on Saturday, April 25 from 6 –​1​0 pm. Exhibition Curator, Michael Cuffe and select participating artists will be in attendance at the reception. The exhibition will be on display through May 9, 2015 and is free and open to the public.

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Modern Eden Gallery
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San Francisco, CA 94133
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Artist Edith Lebeau's painting "Someone's Been Eating my Porridge" an interpretation of Goldilocks and The Three Bears.

Artist Edith Lebeau’s painting “Someone’s Been Eating my Porridge” an interpretation of Goldilocks and The Three Bears.

Artist Laurie Lee Brom's beautiful rendition of Stellaluna.

Artist Laurie Lee Brom’s beautiful rendition of Stellaluna.

Artist Tara Krebs version of The Secret Garden

Artist Tara Krebs version of The Secret Garden

Artist Susanne Apgar's painting of Pat the Bunny entitled "Touch Me".

Artist Susanne Apgar’s painting of Pat the Bunny entitled “Touch Me”.

Artist Robert Bowen's version of The Rainbow Fish.

Artist Robert Bowen’s version of The Rainbow Fish.

Artist PECA's interpretation of Winnie the Pooh.

Artist PECA’s interpretation of Winnie the Pooh.

Artist Michael Ramstead's Charlotte's Web

Artist Michael Ramstead’s Charlotte’s Web

Artist Melissa Morgan's painting entitled "Long Live the King" an interpretation of Babar.

Artist Melissa Morgan’s painting entitled “Long Live the King” an interpretation of Babar.

Artist Ashton Gallagher's "The Cupboard Under the Stairs" derived from the children's classic Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.

Artist Ashton Gallagher’s “The Cupboard Under the Stairs” derived from the children’s classic Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.