This is a few days old, but some how I didn’t get wind of it until today and it’s way too cool to not share with you.
Sideshow Toys has brought some of the most creative artists in the world together to put their own custom spins on Everyone’s favorite Star Wars Droid, R2-D2!
The Force is strong with this collective of creative minds from across the galaxy! Starting with a blank prototype of our Deluxe R2-D2 Sixth Scale Figure, Sideshow invited over 90 friends and fans to participate in customizing the iconic droid with a brand new look. Check out a sneak peek at the progress on these one-of-a-kind custom projects below, and follow along on Instagram with the hashtag #R2ME2.
The artists included in the exhibition are: Adi Granov, Andrew Pasquella, Anthony Mestas, Bhead, Ben Adams, Brandon Oldenburg, Bruce Mitchell, Carlos Martinez & Queenie, Coby Lorang, Cool Rain, Danielle West, Darth Rimmer, Dave Kawano, Earl Ellis, Earl Negrete, Erik Scoggan, Gene Kozicki, George Gaspar, George Willis, Jason Eaton, John Hoffman, Kat Sapene, Keith McQueen, Kim Jung Gi, Kirk Thatcher, Kyle Morgan, Luca ‘Kallamity’ Zampriolo, Luke ‘Mr. Jack’ Mancini, Matt Black, Matt Hawkins, Michael Fichtenmayer, Michael Giacchino, Michael Possert, Michael Woodring, Mike Hollister,
Miss Monster, Nicole & Randy Falk, Pascual Wawoe, Pierre Bernard, Raul Martinez, Scott Zilner, The Shiflett Brothers, Steve Riojas, Tim Niver, Toi Ugnunyoku, U_JU, Victoria Salas, Walter Pezzali, Wan Lee, and William Mendoza.
To see even more pics, check out the full gallery at Sideshow HERE