Grey Matter Art Appreciation & Release Thread

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Postby lordhelmet on Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:09 pm

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Creation88 wrote:if this BP was a Mondo print it would have sold out in seconds and people would be scrambling to get one. just picked one up with ease. :clap:


best of the BP prints i have seen so far

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Postby lebantz on Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:04 pm

Anyone get anything decent at the "archive"
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Postby jkw3000 on Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:03 pm

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"X-Men" by Dave Perillo. 12″x 36″ Screen Print.
hand-numbered edition: 225/$45.00
Printed by DL Screenprinting

On Sale Thursday, September 20th at 1PM (est) at greymatterart.com
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Postby mfaith on Wed Sep 19, 2018 9:22 pm

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Postby cotis on Wed Sep 19, 2018 10:10 pm

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Postby nottyplay1 on Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:00 am

Man i just cant with what mondo does to manipulate the market they create. Thank god it wasnt a mondo print. I stopped buying mondo when a guy on the inside was caught putting up on ebay, then a year later i heard that they were falsely claiming sold out on prints and would archive a bunch..now i just rather wait for the AP's. I miss the alamo days
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Postby mfaith on Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:32 am

lol put away the tin-foil hat. it's common for galleries to set aside prints for archiving, and also in case they need to provide replacements due to shipping damage. That's not market manipulation or "falsely claiming sold out". It's called not shooting yourself in the foot. They didn't used to archive prints, back in the OG days, and because of that when they had their retrospective show a number of years ago, they had to ask collectors and other artists to help out and loan their copies for the retrospective. Now they're a lot smarter about preserving their history.
Now this might completely blow your mind, but artists also will set aside copies of prints they sell for their archives too. :shock:
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Postby 35mmpaul on Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:21 am

lol.you miss the alamo days where posters sat for sale for weeks in the actual alamo and no one collected them and only value them due to hind sight.

as stated before there are extras printed with every screen printing job. incase of printing error, shipping damage, and aps.

who was this guy on the inside?
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Postby Kramerica on Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:45 am

Sounds like one of the same people who will send back a print for a tiny soft corner or minor edge ding.
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Postby mfaith on Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:07 am

Or marks on the back of the print :lol:
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Postby nottyplay1 on Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:40 am

Yep that def sounds like me, it's like you guys know me...you complete me.
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Postby ifonly216 on Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:43 am

Dude you made some pretty insane comments, that are all pure speculation. you sound like one of the people who cry on twitter! tin foil hat and what not!
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Postby cotis on Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:53 am

HEY GUYS I REALLY LIKE THIS PERILLO DROPPING TODAY.

jkw3000 wrote:Image
"X-Men" by Dave Perillo. 12″x 36″ Screen Print.
hand-numbered edition: 225/$45.00
Printed by DL Screenprinting

On Sale Thursday, September 20th at 1PM (est) at greymatterart.com
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Postby nottyplay1 on Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:08 pm

Lol not speculation but ok *adjusts the front of tinfoil hat*
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Postby 35mmpaul on Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:11 pm

care to share any articles or stories or anything other than your speculation?
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