John K. Coming to Santa Monica

The creator of Ren & Stimpy will be at the Every Picture Tells A Story gallery in Santa Monica, Calif. on Sunday, May 28 to introduce an exhibit titled “The Art of John Kricfalusi.’ The event will kick off at 4 p.m. as Kricfalusi shares original art and prints from the animated programs he and his Spumco Animation team have has produced. As an added treat, he will perform with his eclectic musical group.

‘Following the appearance at Every Picture Tells A Story, Kricfalusi will head across the street to the American Cinematheque at the Aero Theatre, which will screen a two-hour program of Ren & Stimpy cartoons and other animated gems starting at 6:30 p.m. Following the film program, Every Picture Tells A Story will open for a special “nite-owl” look at the exhibit, which will run through June 24.

Every Picture Tells A Story is located at 1311 Montana Ave., Santa Monica. The gallery is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. More information can be found online at www.everypicture.com, or by phoning (310) 451-2700.