On the Radar: Super7 Star Wars Stormtrooper Super Shogun Release party and Dada's Dream Art Party

works of all types from local artists. A fashion show inspired by 20th-century French provocateur – and occasional Dadaist -- Marcel Duchamp follows at 10 p.m. Super7 Star Wars Stormtrooper Super Shogun Release Party, 5 p.m. Sat., June 12, 720 Second St. N., St. Petersburg, super7florida.com; Dada’s Dream Art Party, 7 p.m.-midnight, Sat., June 12, 919 First Ave. N., St. Petersburg, $15 day of show, $10 online through June 11, artpoolrules.com.

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming art events to mark your calendars for. This Saturday, you can party arty at two different venues in downtown St. Pete. First up is the very Japanese-translated-into-English-sounding Super7 Star Wars Stormtrooper Super Shogun Release Party. Toy collector haven Super 7 Florida showcases the release of a Stormtrooper toy based on Japan’s Jumbo Machinder line of toy robots from the 1970s (pictured). So let’s do the math: Nerd love for classic Japanese toys + nerd love for Star Wars = hours upon hours of pew pew!

Later that evening, just a hop, skip and jump away, Dada’s Dream Art Party goes down at ARTpool, featuring

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