Archive for the ‘Exhibit’ Category

First BLACK LULLABY Screening!

June 2, 2014

The very first screening of my short Horror film BLACK LULLABY will take place on Friday June 27th in my hometown of Kansas City at the Screenland Armour Theater.   It will be followed by NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD!   This one-night event will include a Q&A with me and my cast, prizes, vendors, and even beer specials.  Tickets are $13 and include a signed original print!

 

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Hope to see you there!

MALEFICIUM Dark Art Exhibition 3

November 1, 2013

Hi kiddies!  My photograph LAST STAND will be on display as part of the amazing group art show MALEFICIUM 3 at the Kosart Gallery in Chicago during the month of November.  The opening is tomorrow Saturday Nov. 2nd from 1 – 10 pm.  This show is curated by my friend and collaborator (and FACE/OFF winner!) J. Anthony Kosar, and features a stunning line-up of artists, including Travis Louie and Thomas Kuebler.  Come join us!

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LAST STAND

May 30, 2013

Hey kiddies!  Here is my new zombie photograph LAST STAND.

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It remains true to the simple sketch from my KickStarter video, but now brought to life with actors and detail.

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My star A. Michael Baldwin gave a wonderful performance!  The gunshot to the head was achieved using flash paper and black powder fired through a prop head sculpted by Ryan Pintar.  I then combined these elements with the kneeling zombie actor and Baldwin firing the gun on set using Photoshop.

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For reasons of safety, I photographed my little niece Rev separately as well.

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My friend Erica has the greatest face.

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My youngest daughter Sadie gave me an identical scream to match Erica’s.

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This photograph was by far my largest project to date, and only came to life with the help and assistance of many wonderful people.  A special thank you to all of the KickStarter Pledge supporters who made this image possible!  The success of this image has encouraged me to consider future photo projects on an even larger, more elaborate scale.

THE CREDITS :

ART DIRECTOR & PHOTOGRAPHER : Joshua Hoffine

PRODUCER : Justin Gardner

CAST :

FATHER : A. Michael Baldwin

MOTHER : Erica Kauffman

DAUGHTER : Sade Hoffine

POOR LITTLE TODDLER : Rev Mercader

THE ZOMBIES :

Bob Barber

Colin Mogg

Sonny Williams

Jen Hoffine

Brian Wendling

Davis DeRock

Henry Feltmeyer

Alice Pollack

Nathan Beggs

Dylan Thomas

Brett Johnson

Austin Goldberg

MAKE-UP EFFECTS : J. Anthony Kosar

MAKE-UP ASSISTANTS :

Meagan Hester

Jeffrey Sisson

Brenna Hoch

Rita Hoch

HAIR : Jill Sixx

SET CONSTRUCTION :

Jerry Hoffine

Steve Hoffine

Bill Rose

Michelle Seward

Mike Clouse

PYROTECHNICS :

Jerry Vest

Demian Vela

GUNSHOT WOUND : Ryan Pintar

LOCATION MANAGER : Steve Hoffine

CAMERA ASSISTANT : Felix Mercader

DRIVER : Mike Clouse

CATERING : Mike Clouse

DOCUMENTATION :

Anna Perry, Photography

Trevor Hawkins, Mammoth Media, Video

PHOTOGRAPHED AT 3RD ST. ASYLUM IN BONNER SPRINGS, KANSAS

A 40″ print of LAST STAND is currently on view and for sale at the LAST RITES GALLERY in NYC, as part of the ‘Zombie’ group art show curated by Travis Louie.  Thank you again to Travis for inviting me to be part of this show!

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More ambitious projects coming soon.  See you next time!

MALEFICIUM Dark Art Exhibition 2

October 30, 2012

Hi kiddies!  My photographs JACK THE RIPPER and LADY BATHORY will be on display as part of the fabulous group art show MALEFICIUM at the Kosart Gallery in Chicago Nov. 3- Dec. 15.

Curator J.Anthony Kosar has put together an amazing line-up of artists for this exhibit.  The opening reception is on Nov. 3 at 7 p.m.  If you are in the Chicago area I hope you can check it out!


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