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Modern Toss London Exhibition

by James Brown
7 July 2010 11 Comments

SabotageTimes presents the first London exhibition by Modern Toss, the creators of Alan, Drive-By Abuser, Mr Tourette and other classics of modern filth.

Sabotagetimes.com are pleased to announce we are promoting the first exhibition in London from these talented motherfuckers and it has now been extended until July 11th:
The Modern Toss London Museum of Urban Shit-Naks
Maverik Gallery, 68-72 Redchurch Street, E2
22 June – 11July 2010

Sabotage Times interview with Jon and Mick http://www.sabotagetimes.com/people/modern-toss-qa/ or use the tags

International cult cartoonists and animators Modern Toss are bringing their unique brand of precision swearing and stylishly cak-handed drawing to a Shoreditch gallery this summer for an unmissable, ground-breaking, two-week exhibition. The scurrilously inventive satirists behind Mr Tourette and the Drive-by Abuser invite you along to witness their incredible range of top notch, limited edition prints, interactive art pieces and assorted, hilarious paraphernalia from the Toss cabinet of shit-naks. This is London’s first ever proper celebration of Modern Toss artwork so we can expect some special treats – including a three ton marble fly; two eggs in a cage fighting over a pin; a talking, stuffed bird moaning about sitting on a twig and Mr Tourette’s incisive summing up of the international banking crisis.

They claim they will be concentrating on “addressing contemporary themes” with this exhibition, so get yourself down there and check out too their ‘Periodic Table Of Swearing’, a drop-in art therapy session in the form of a 200metre long communal cartoon, some live poetry reading from the Drive-by Abuser, a selection of superb ‘Space Argument’ prints and some highly collectible dirty pictures, hand-stitched in wool by enthusiastic mature ladies.

Interview with the tossers here.

Prices for limited edition letterpress and silkscreen prints range from £30 – £200.

The Modern Toss London Museum of Urban Shit-Naks
22 June – 11 July 2010
Maverik Gallery, 68-72 Redchurch Street, E2 7DP
Opening Hours Mon-Fri: 11am – 7pm
(except Tuesday 22 June, closes at 6pm and Thursday 1st July closes 10pm)
Weekends: Midday – 4pm
www.moderntoss.com

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The Axe 10:49 am, 15-Jun-2010

This will be fucking ace.

canadiancat 8:44 pm, 15-Jun-2010

Damn it, wish this was on for longer - gotta make it there though!

Sue Lloyd 11:13 pm, 16-Jun-2010

I can't wait. i read there will be live poetry readings from drive by abuser.

David 12:31 pm, 20-Jun-2010

These guys are fucking hilarious! Will definately be heading there!!

Molly 'all the way from Bournemouth' Molloy 7:30 pm, 27-Jun-2010

It was - still is fuckin' ace! Get down there. Thanks again for the badges James.

The Axe 8:49 pm, 27-Jun-2010

My wife's just found my credit card receipt. I. AM. FUCKED. Spent over £300 on prints.

Ms Ant 3:22 pm, 28-Jun-2010

Love the Modern Toss stuff - I've been raving about it for a good year now! Can't wait to come - see you there!

kajsa 9:26 pm, 30-Jun-2010

Not to be missed. Alan is a legend.

Rutter 6:50 pm, 5-Jul-2010

Got down there on Saturday. Laughed my cock off. The book of 'Work' is just genius. Space Argument....Does that look like the fucking moon?!.

dominic 1:00 pm, 7-Jul-2010

does anyone know if there is another late opening this thursday 8th july? until 10pm again? thanks! dom

Secret Photographer 1:13 pm, 9-Jul-2010

Amazing. More Modern Toss exhibitions please.

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