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We are so grateful to you!

Thank you, all, for your support and enthusiasm of the work of Gary Baseman! Baseman Studio is currently closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, and Webstore fulfillment will continue next week starting November 28th. Thanks for your patience as our team takes a well-deserved break. We’ve been working non-stop this entire…

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Baseman’s Manny Moa at DCON22

Baseman is back at DCON (Booth #3010), with a new plush figure of his original character Manny Moa! Based on the extinct moa bird that was native to New Zealand (also known as Aotearoa), Manny is a symbol for those who have passed and live in our hearts.  Baseman’s connection to…

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New Halloween Drawings Available

Treat yourself to original art by Gary Baseman with a one-of-a-kind drawing inspired by the artist’s vintage photograph collection. In this new series, Baseman reinterprets some of his favorite otherworldly photos featured in his sold out book Nightmares of Halloween Past. Created in his own humorous, dark and playful way,…

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LA Weekly: The Nine Lives of Gary Baseman

Art writer and curator Shana Nys Dambrot covers Gary Baseman’s latest projects, highlighting Nine Lives currently on view in Beijing at Wrong Gallery and the book Nightmares of Halloween Past. Read the article HERE Baseman’s collection of vintage photographs of people in masks and costumes, says Dambrot, is a “sharp prism…

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Join Baseman at The Los Angeles Breakfast Club 10/26/22

Join Baseman at The Los Angeles Breakfast Club, where he will present his collection of vintage photographs celebrating Halloween, Americana, and photography. TICKETS: Sales on LAbreakfastclub.com close 48 hours before breakfast. Non-members are $25 and Members receive a 25% discount when logged into their Membership Portal. Baseman recently published and sold out…

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Fetch your Mask of Ahwroo

Made in LA. Painted and signed by Gary Baseman. A favorite character in Baseman’s world, Ahwroo is the ferociously cute creature representing the hunger and drive humans have when they want something or someone unattainable. Pronounced “ah-wrooo” like an animal howling, and inspired by the werewolf (or The Wolf Man…

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Nine Lives solo show in Beijing opens Oct 1

The art of Gary Baseman returns to China October 1, 2022 with the exhibition Nine Lives, featuring his longtime companion and creative collaborator Blackie the Cat. With dozens of original drawings and paintings, newly presented videos and large-scale installations, Nine Lives offers a peek into the world of a famous…

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Exclusive print: The Bad Luck 13 Monster Gang

“Trick or treat!” Welcome these spooky trick-or-treaters into your home with this limited edition print by Gary Baseman featuring “The Bad Luck 13 Monster Gang.” In celebration of his new book Nightmares of Halloween Past, Baseman has produced an exclusive print version of one of the paintings included in the…

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