The BRIDGE Collective is a group of artists who work in a variety of media with the aim of creating work that transcends personal expression. Its new show, Heroes & Villains I
, takes characters from comic books and attempts to give them a new life in an interactive gallery setting. Artists include Justin Cooper, Mike Graves, Matt Lawrence and Nexito. The show opens in the City Natives Fine Art & Tattoo Gallery (formerly the Jeff Martin Gallery) at 847 Virginia Ave. in Fountain Square May 4 from 6-11 p.m. Music will be performed by the El Floundero Dub Club.