October, 2014 Denver, Colorado
Fox 31 KDVR Morning Show - Good Day Colorado featured artist Christopher Beikmann on Halloween as he unveiled his flapper girl sugar skull artwork "Mrs Gloria Vanderbone. Watch the interview video above.
October, 2014 Boulder, Colorado - The Historic (and haunted) hotel Boulderado will be hosting a "1920s Reincarnation Celebration" on Friday and Saturday Night 10/31 & 11/1 at the License No1 Liquor Bar located in the hotel's charming yet creepy basement. You'll find prints of my Day of the Dead / Sugar Skull artwork throughout the venue. Come dressed as you were in 1920 and enjoy the celebration. Prizes will be awarded for the best costume.
September, 2014 Brighton, Colorado - The Day of the Dead is coming to the Brighton Armory Arts Center From September 4th through November 4th. The show will feature artists from the CHAC Gallery as well as DenverArtists.com including several of my sugar skull prints on canvas and aluminum. I'll be at the opening reception on Friday, October 10th from 6-9pm. Come on out, say hello and enjoy the show. Live music by Colorado duo "Guitarasaurus and Chordzilla" will be performed during the show (If you like Rodrigo Y Gabriella - you'll love them!)Brigton Armory Performing Arts Center300 Strong StreetBrighton, Coloradowww.brightonarmory.org
January, 2014 Las Vegas Nevada 2014 Started off with a bang as Hecho En Vegas, a new Modern Mexican restaurant located in the MGM Grand Casino in Las Vegas opened in January with a truly grand entrance featuring original contemporary Sugar Skull art by artist and Da Vinci Case founder Christopher Beikmann. The 9 ft x 12 ft canvas features the artwork "Sugar Skull Sombrero" - a paisley swirl of deep reds, blues and turquoise with the cropped image of a skull adorned with sombrero eyes and a fusion of decorative motifs drawing inspiration from Mexico's Dia De Los Muertos...