“STRONG TO THE FINICH! AN OFFICIAL POPEYE TRIBUTE ART SHOW” Celebrates 85 Years of Popeye the Sailor Man

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CHOGRIN-POPEYE-TEASER_2014_LEGAL_REVISIONCurated by Ecuadoran artist and Popeye uber-fan CHOGRIN in collaboration with King Features Syndicate, “STRONG TO THE FINICH! AN OFFICIAL POPEYE TRIBUTE ART SHOW” features more than 100 artists from around the world paying unique tribute to the legendary sailor, created by E.C. Segar in 1929.

The show, which is free and open to the public, will premiere on September 5th, 2014 at Hero Complex Gallery (7-10pm PST) and runs through September 21st, 2014. The show is sponsored by Popeye Spinach and Popeye Energy Drinks.
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Popeye Apparel Available at UNIQLO

Popeye and Olive Oyl are featured in a collection of men’s and women’s graphic T-shirts, sweatshirts and hoodies that recently launched in UNIQLO stores under its UT label.

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This fun collection, which is now available in UNIQLO stores across the U.S. and online at UNIGLO.com, combines the classic comic sweethearts with an all-American pop culture theme.
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Popeye Fan Art

Well, blow me down! Cartoonist David Reddick, creator of the King Features-syndicated comic strip Intelligent Life, drew these incredible sketches of Popeye, Olive Oyl, Bluto, Wimpy, Eugene the Jeep, and even the Sea Hag. The only character missing is ‘lil Swee’Pea, Popeye’s adorable adopted in’fink!

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Tell us which sketch is your favorite in the Comments section!
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