Marvel’s The Avengers Comes to Gallery1988

Marvel Studios announced today that Los Angeles’ Gallery1988 will mount a show of art inspired by the May 4th release of Marvel’s The Avengers. Sponsored by Visa Signature, the show will run through the film’s opening weekend, from May 3 through May 6, 2012.

Gallery1988, which opened in 2004, is known worldwide for its dedication to showcasing pop culture art. The show will feature the work of popular artists, including Dave Perillo, Rhys Cooper, Scott Campbell, Luke Chueh, Ken Garduno, Kiersten Essenpreis and NC Winters, among others.

Written and directed by Joss Whedon, Marvel’s The Avengers has the world’s greatest Super Heroes assembling when Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) join S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) to protect the world from the dangerous and powerful villain, Loki (Tom Hiddleston).

You can find full details about Gallery1988 by clicking here and you can check out samples from the upcoming show pictured below: