*Dec. 23, 2010
Artist in attendance!*
Please join us and the artist/performer Peaches at Art Metropole on Thursday December 23rd, 4pm-8pm, to celebrate the launch of Peaches Grillz, the most recent in our FWD Editions series of commissioned multiples.
Replicas of the well known performer’s teeth, Peaches Grillz are available in an edition of 150, plated in three distinct styles; gunmetal, silver and gold. Each Peaches Grillz is packaged in a custom box with a signed and numbered certificate.
*Don’t forget to check out our holiday Gifts By Artists show and sale
on now through Dec. 23 and continuing Jan. 5-15th!*
Merrill Beth Nisker (born November 11, 1966), better known by her stage name Peaches, is a Canadian electronic musician and performance artist who lives in Berlin, Germany. Her songs are noted for disregarding traditional gender norms and for their use of sexually explicit lyrics. She plays her own instruments for her songs, programs her own electronic beats, and produces her own albums.
Her songs have been featured in movies such as Mean Girls, Waiting…, Jackass Number Two, My Little Eye, Drive Angry and Lost in Translation. Her music has also been featured on television shows such as Lost Girl, The L Word, Ugly Betty, South Park, 30 Rock, True Blood and has been used for the promotion of Dirt. Peaches performed guest vocals on Pink’s album Try This, on the song Oh My God, on the Chicks on Speed album 99 Cents, on the song We Don’t Play Guitars, on Christina Aguilera’s 2010 album Bionic, on the song My Girls (which was produced and co-written with Le Tigre), and recently on Major Lazer’s 2013 album Free the Universe on the song Scare Me featuring Timberlee.
1: Peaches Grillz.
2: Denise Ryner & Jennifer Hutton. Background: Jesse Bryans, the evenings DJ, takes a break.
3: Kids on TV's John Caffery & Peaches in conversation.
4: Peaches and a young fan.
5: Guests check out the bookstore and the Peaches Grillz display.
6: Guests mingle and meet Peaches.
7: Paul Petro watches Peaches test the Grillz.