Charles Fazzino Appears at the NBC Experience; Plus - Olympic Merchandise & CollectiblesFebruary 15, 2010 - by City Guide News Desk
As the Vancouver Olympics continue on NBCU, the NBC Experience Store is featuring great merchandise and collectibles (also available at NBCStore.com).
On Wednesday, February 17th, at 10am, the NBC Experience Store will welcome internationally renowned 3D pop artist Charles Fazzino has he signs his seventh set of NBC-exclusive Olympic Games commemorative pins. These oversized, four-level collectible pins capture the beauty of Vancouver, the majesty of Whistler Mountain, and the athletes participating in the games. The Eagle Pin also represents a cultural collaboration between Fazzino and renowned Squamish First Nation artist Xwalacktun, celebrating the significance of the cultural icons and imagery so important to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.
The NBC Experience Store is a 20,000-square-foot retail attraction with hundreds of items from NBC shows, as well as interactive activities that let you put your head on NBC and Universal characters’ bodies or add your image to the set of your favorite NBC show. The store is also the departure point for the NBC Studio Tour, a behind-the-scenes look at TV production in New York. It’s also a great spot to do some shopping, with collectibles from The Office, the Today show, and more. 30 Rockefeller Plaza, 49th St. btw. Fifth & Sixth Aves., 212-664-3700; www.nbcuniversalstore.com.