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CDC-approved Trip with Toby

With cases of COVID still rising in some areas in the United States and around the world, many continue to stay safe and delay leisure travel, especially since major restrictions are still in place for international travel. For those homebound yearning for vacation in another place besides home, we’d like…

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California: Time to cast your VOTE!

For the first time in nearly two decades, California voters will decide whether to remove the governor in a recall election set for Septempber 14. California is one of 20 states that allow voters to recall their governor and the last time this happened in California was in 2003, when…

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Memorial for the Magical, Brilliant Blackie the Cat

Today, we stand on the burial ground of thousands of Ice Age creatures, some of whom are Blackie the Cat’s ancestors like the saber-toothed cat. The La Brea Tar Pits is just one place where there are fossils and oil goo that are evidence of creatures long gone. We’re reminded…

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Dream Reality Puzzle by Gary Baseman

Featuring Baseman’s bright and colorful painting The Explosion of Dream Reality, this work was part of Baseman’s 2009 iconic exhibition La Noche de la Fusion. The 500-piece puzzle is cut in irregular pieces and includes a printed reproduction poster of the artwork. Made from 100% recycled gray board and printed…

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Blackie the Cat Memorial 

August 22, 2021 marks the first anniversary of Blackie the Cat’s transition from this world to the next. To honor the legacy of Blackie and his contributions to art, Gary Baseman will host a private memorial with a performance, soundbath and stroll that shares the Power of Purr. Few characters in…

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Baseman’s Art at The Little Prince Exhibition

Inspired by the Antoine Saint-Exupéry’s book, The Little Prince, one of the most beloved and influential novels of all time, Gary Baseman has created a colored pencil drawing that will be featured at Looking With the Heart: The Little Prince official group exhibition, to be held at Corey Helford Gallery,…

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Finding Inspiration Around the World with Baseman

Thank you to all who have signed up for Gary Baseman’s Make Art Your Own course with Domestika!  From old time fans to new artists and creators who are just getting to know Baseman’s work, this course has brought together people from around the world to make art. Some of…

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Make Art Your Own with Baseman | AVAILABLE NOW!

Develop and deepen your own artistic voice with Gary Baseman through an online course at Domestika. Available all around the world starting August 2, with translations in multiple languages, this course is a great opportunity to get inspired to draw, no matter your skill level.     Designed for emerging and professional…

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San Diego Comic-Con Moments Long Ago

While it’s gone virtual for the second summer this July (due to the pandemic), Gary remembers fondly his times at the International Comic-Con in San Diego. Check out the blast-from-the-past photos below! Starting in the early 2000s, Gary Baseman became a regular attendee of the world’s largest annual pop culture…

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