All Monsters founding members are Mike Kelley, Jim Shaw, and Carey Loren.
Fellow band member Niagara is also participating in the exhibition.
his association with the Detroit-based Monsters, Mike Kelley moved to
Los Angeles and went on to become an important figure in the fine arts.
He was honored with a travelling Whitney retrospective exhibition in
1993, and his work is included in many prestigious museums and private
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Shaw's career followed a similar path to Mike Kelley's, taking him to
Los Angeles. Best known for his "Thrift Store Paintings" of
the early '90s, his work is currently the subject of a travelling retrospective.
Loren remains in Detroit, where he is the proprietor of Book
Beat, a nationally recognized independent book store specializing
in art related subjects. He continues to create music, photography,
and independent films.
was a vocalist with Destroy All Monsters, after studying painting at
the University of Michigan. Her work has been shown in galleries in
Detroit, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Japan, and recently at Seattle's own
La Rue Gallery. Her paintings are reproduced regularly in
Details magazine and Orbit.