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jROD and Pyper Hugos: “The Creative Life”

Living an inspired life isn’t always easy, making a living off inspiration can be even harder. So, is the creative life worth it? Jarrod Eastman (aka jROD) and Pyper Hugos think so. They are the husband and wife behind jRODaRT and You Got Mojo. They met 11 years ago in Granada, Spain. Magnetized by their mutual love of life and creativity, they have been pursuing careers in the arts ever since they met. Jarrod has always been drawn to painting while Pyper’s love for anything old and rusty, especially metal, has led her to jewelry. jROD’s work leans towards an urban aesthetic while holding true to a painterly style. His paintings appear kinetic and surreal with the essence of a story just beginning or of one in progress. Pyper’s jewelry is beautiful in its simplicity of design and color. Using reclaimed automotive steel, found objects, and sterling silver, she reinvents pieces that transcend time and genres, creating art that is at once retro yet modern.

These two artists have teamed up with Amy Kirkland of Altitude Gallery to bring you a one night art extravaganza…“The Creative Life”. They will be showing new artwork from the last few months in the studio. jROD will also be releasing a new 16 x 20 limited edition print series, and Pyper will be unveiling new bracelets and rings in her line of jewelry. This event is sponsored by Altitude Gallery and Montana Ale Works and will take place at the gallery located at 134 E. Main St. from 5 to 9pm on November 6th, 2009. Stop by for some great art and libations.

For more information contact Amy @ 406.582.4472 or visit www.altitudegallerybozeman.com, www.yougotmojo.com, or www.jrodart.com.

jRODaRT and the Eulipion Gallery present: “Contagious Ridiculitis”

Join jROD October 30th for a one night only art extravaganza. This event, sponsored by Strong Frames and Montana Ale Works, will take place at 701 East Mendenhall Bozeman, MT (former location of Soucie Salon and the space in front of Strong Frames) from 5-9pm. jROD will have over 30 paintings on display and will be showcasing the new pieces he has been working on in his studio here in Bozeman the last few months. jROD will also be releasing several new limited edition prints along with a new t-shirt design. He has been planning a few special creative projects especially for this solo show as well. Be sure to stop by and participate in this one night event between 5 and 9 pm, enjoy some art, libations, and appetizers. To learn more about jRODaRT, the original art of jarrod eastman, visit his web site at www.jRODaRT.com. See you there. —jROD