Sunday, August 31, 2008

buck rogers part 2

whoa went to yoga today
man that was nuts!
had the vcr record part two of the buck rogers show at noon on channel 48
part one was way better
turns out the dude takin his head off
scares the monkey people
uhh I might have to watch it again
whoa I gonna see Ornette Coleman tonight
is still runnin too
old posters from 1997-2004

Sunday, August 24, 2008

books I have printed

group shot of the books I have made
Worm Food----
Lets gover here might see somethin
Media Okra----
Chud inside of me is the Chud inside of you----
Meteor Ogre #4-----

I got Media Okras for $12
CHUD's for $5
and Meteor Ogre's for $5
try it out!

miami vice

scenes from a Miami Vice episode
on saturday
I came up with the words on a walk with the

notes from Buck Rogers today

part one of episode from TV show
Buck Rogers in the 25th century
pretty good episode today....
Buck, Wilma, Hawk, some ambassador guy,
and the professor get trapped on a
primitive planet, while the two space ships
the characters came from try and figure out
if they should fight or not.
the little laughing dude is blue
with a white beard like Papa Smurf.
man I will have to "tune in" next week for the

Sunday, August 17, 2008

why not post the reader article from a 2007 and 2008


Bert Stabler raves!:
"Chicago institution Keith Herzik has taken his signature Day-Glo happy-acid style to a level that defies stoner-dude reductionism, maintaining formal delicacy and technical sophistication while layering on patterns, colors, and monster faces with a hallucinogenic density."

whoa they put my posters up in Japan!

this is cool
exhibition in Yokohama
nice people at ARTDENKA hung up some of my stuff during a show they had their stuff at
(they make cool stuff! the skull box toy on my tv for example...)
I totally stole this jpg and posted it here:

Sunday, August 10, 2008

heres some pictures from the basement
the Alamo Igloo
screenprintin weirdo land

Saturday, August 9, 2008

random fun photos... Gary Panter!

hey look my cv!

Keith Gregory Herzik

1110 N. Hoyne Ave.

Chicago, Illinois 60622

(773) 370 7768

Curriculum Vitae


2010 Copper Plate Etching Class

Spudnik Press

Chicago, IL

2008-2009 Stone Lithography, Plate Lithography, Photo Plate Lithography Classes

Anchor Graphics

Chicago, IL

1997 Graduated with a BFA in Studio Art

painting and printmaking emphasis

University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX

Awards and Residency:

2009 Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs CAAP grant

2008 Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs CAAP grant

2005 Frans Masereel Centre

three week screen-printing residency

Kasterlee, Belgium

Showings of Work:

2010 "Chicago Printers Guild Group Show"

Chicago Urban Art Society Chicago, IL

"No World: Screenprints from a Midwestern Wasteland"

Part of Mid American Print Council

Minnesota Center for Book Arts Minneapolis, MN

"Cardboard Art Show"

Group Show

Co-Prosperity Sphere Chicago, IL

"A Minor Victory"

Group Show

Twist Art Gallery Nashville, TN

"Time Flower in the Bicycle"

Solo Show

Rock, Paper, Scissors Durham, NC

2009 "CAVE MIND"

107 Shaw Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Group Show

Heaven Gallery Chicago, IL

2008 "Alles Muss Raus"

Group Show

Bongout Showroom Berlin, Germany

"Exquisite City"

Group Show

Viaduct Theater Chicago, IL

“Busted Amp”

Group Show

A+D Gallery Chicago, IL

“the Sound”

Group Show

Letterform Space Chicago, IL


Group Show

1626 N. California Chicago, IL

2008 “Radar Eyes”

Group Show

Co-Prosperity Sphere Chicago, IL

2007 Group Print Show Curated by Screwball Press

Daily Planet

NBC Tower Chicago, IL

“Prints Gone Wild”

Group Show curated by Lump Gallery (Raleigh, NC)

Supreme Trading Brooklyn, NY

“Brown River”

Group Show

Roots and Culture Contemporary Art Center Chicago, IL

"Wall Marks”

Group Show

Belgie Kunsten Centrum Hasselt, Belgium

“Printed Circuit”

Group Show

Den Haag, Holland

“Who Arted?”

giant-size reproduction of artwork

Lollapalooza festival, Grant Park Chicago, IL

2005 Solo Show

Rainbo Club Chicago, IL

2005 Group Poster Show

Chicago Cultural Center Randolph Street Gallery Chicago, IL

2004 “Ambition is Our Religion”

Show with Serigraphie Populaire

Chindogu Gallery Oklahoma City, OK

Solo show

FilmHuis Klappei Antwerpen, Belgium

“Mothership Connection”

University of Texas Alumni Group Show

Creative Research Lab Austin, TX

Pot-Pourri de BonGout Book Release

Group Show

Window Licker Gallery Berlin, Germany


Group Show

Radford University Radford, Virginia

2003 Flatstock Three

Convention of Poster Artists Seattle, WA

Flatstock Two

Convention of Poster Artists

Austin Convention Center Austin, TX

2002 “Things People Say That They Thought They Saw”

Group Show

Butcher Shop Gallery Chicago, IL

Flatstock One

Convention of Poster Artists

Cellspace San Francisco, CA

“Wild in the Streets”

Group Poster Show

City Hall of Baltimore, MD

“All Night Party”

Group Show

Old Town School of Folk Music Chicago, IL

New Graphics Revival Book Release

Group Show

Butcher Shop Gallery Chicago, IL

ScrewBall Press Group Show

Chicago and Ashland Gallery Chicago, IL

1999 1st Annual Independent Poster Art Show

Butcher Shop Gallery Chicago, IL

Published Artwork:

2010 Weekly illustration for Chicago Reader Gossip Wolf Column

Baffler Vol.2 No.1


magazine of cultural and political essays

Harvester Nurse

self published art book


art book from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2009 Bordetella

Self published art book

Como Ninguno

Self published art book

Go Get the Money

Self published art book

Mindless Yet Exhausting

Self published art book

2008 Free Drawings

Newsprint zine from Toronto, Canada

Meteor Ogre #4

self published art book

The CHUD inside of me is the CHUD inside of you

self published art book

2007 OL

art book collection of international artists

published by BonGout

Baffler #17


magazine of cultural and political essays

Media Okra

self published art book

2005 Panda Meat Source Book #1

collection of international artists

Mollusk #1 published by BonGout

magazine format

Free Radicals

art book published by Leif Goldberg in Providence, RI

Smittekilde Double LP and Booklet

collection of international artists

art book with two vinyl records

music from my band 36 Invisibles and illustrations

Lumpen #95


Chicago political and cultural magazine

2002 - Paper Rodeo #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18,

2005 #19 (Artwork for the Cover)

Newspaper printed in Providence, Rhode Island

Fort Thunder related artists

2004 Big Magazine ChicagoLand Issue

reproduction of a painting showing Chicagoland

National Waste #5


Collection of artists printed by Leif Goldberg in Providence, RI

Art of Modern Rock

book of contemporary poster artists

(2 page article and poster reproductions)

Pot-Pourri de BonGout (now in Berlin, Germany)

art book collection of international artists


self published art book

Let’s Gover Here might See Something Interestin’

self published art book

2003 Amokoma published by BonGout in France

collection of international artists

2002 Baffler #15


magazine of cultural and political essays

New Graphics Revival

collection of one-page comics from international artists

2001 Baffler #14


magazine of cultural and political essays

Music Packaging:

2010 In the Year of the Pig "Jamon"

cd package artwork

Holidays for Quince Records

2008 Submarine Races LP and cd

cover artwork

In the Red Records

2007 Box Elders 7” artwork and packaging

2006 Gutshot and Thirsty “Songs about Women and Dying”

screen printed cover and artwork for album ring

Southern Love Productions

Galactic Inmate 7” vinyl record

double sided screen printed covers

Sarah Mason’s Medical Records

Cococoma 7” vinyl record

cover artwork

Shit Sandwich Records

Submarine Races 7” vinyl record

cover artwork

Shit Sandwich Records

the Latest “One Line Up” cd

cover artwork

2005 the Latest 12” vinyl record

triple gatefold screen printed cover and artwork for album ring

Peer Pressure Zombie Records

In the Year of the Pig cd

special designed screen printed package and comic book

Southern Love Productions

2003 Oh, Beast! “Makin’ it in the Scene” cd

cover and inside artwork, cd face artwork

Perverted Son Records

2002 Happy Supply “Crucial Cuts” cd

compact disc face artwork

Flim Flam Man cd

cover artwork

T-Shirt Designs and Miscellaneous:

Editorial Cartoon for the Chicago Reader

four different designs for a Japanese t-shirt company “Dakota” clothing line

Oh Beast! t-shirt design

the Ponys westcoast tour 2004 t-shirt design

University of Chicago’s Radio Station WHPK 88.5 fm Chicago 2001 and 2007 t-shirt designs

36 Invisibles various cd-r packages and t-shirt designs

the Latest cd-r package and t-shirt design

Galactic Inmate cd-r package and t-shirt design

Mannequin Men t-shirt design

baby onesies

buttons for Busy Beaver’s “So and So” line

button designs for Happy Supply, 36 Invisibles, and Galactic Inmate

commissioned wall mural for a condominium in Chicago, IL

heres some pictures from the Busted Amp show at A and D gallery at Columbia College
in Chicago July 2008
the four photo lookin prints are from Crosshair
the other freakers are mine
we printed on the walls weeee!
I have some other photos to add here too

some scenes from my life

whoa farout blog away

I will try and use this area to responsibly keep
you updated on things I am doing...
right now I am watching some Olympics
and screenprintin pages for the Meteor Ogre#4
available soon
it is saturday august 9th around 11:20am
later, Keith