“Animazing Gallery” at Grand Canal Shoppes at the Venetian and the Palazzo Las Vegas Celebrates Grand Opening with Special Event Hosted by Original Catwoman, Julie Newmar

"Animazing Gallery" at Grand Canal Shoppes at the Venetian and the Palazzo Las Vegas Celebrates Grand Opening with Special Event Hosted by Original Catwoman, Julie Newmar
Animazing Gallery
at Grand Canal Shoppes inside The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas to welcome original Catwoman, Julie Newmar on December 9 for an exclusive meet and greet. 

Limited edition canvas of Julie Newmar at Catwomen by famed comic artist, Alex Ross
Limited edition canvas of Julie Newmar at Catwomen by famed comic artist, Alex Ross

To kick-off the opening of the newest flagship exhibit, the much anticipated event will feature an exclusive autograph signing, giving guests first dibs on a limited edition canvas by famed comic artist, Alex Ross.

With only 66 prints available, commemorating the year of the 1966 Batmobile, the special edition piece debuts Alex Ross’s first and only rendering of Newmar.

Paying homage to one of her most famed roles, Newmar will be taking guests back in time with a grand entrance in the classic 1966 Batmobile.

In 1966, Julie Newmar was urged by her brother at Harvard to pursue the role of Catwoman in Batman and her sense of humor and physicality made her the show’s most popular villain. The legendary actress is also known for her role in an episode of the Twilight Zone in addition to the lead character in My Living Doll.

Founded in New York City, Animazing Gallery began its emphasis on abstract cartoon art in the mid 1980s. Now boasting over 3,000 square feet, the two-level gallery at Grand Canal Shoppes specializes in Contemporary Art, Pop Art, Surrealism one-of-a-kind Illustration art created by a range of renown illustrators such as Charles M. Schulz, Maurice Sendak and Theodor Seuss Geisel, also known as Dr. Seuss. Artists represented include Peter Max, Tom Everhart, Tim Cantor, Daniel Merriam, Fabio Napoleoni, Salvador Dali, Romero Britto and Alex Ross.

For more information, visit www.animazing.com. For more information on Grand Canal Shoppes, visit www.grandcanalshoppes.com.

WHEN:

  • Saturday, December 9
  • Event: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Grand Canal Shoppes inside The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas
3377 Las Vegas Blvd. South Suite 2245
Las Vegas, NV 89109