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KAWS

Companion Set (Blush), 2016

The set of two painted cast vinyl multiples
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Each signed and dated on the bottom with the stamped signature, from the open edition, published by …

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Each signed and dated on the bottom with the stamped signature, from the open edition, published by Medicom Toy Corporation, Japan, each housed within the original plastic packaging, each 279mm (11in) (height) (multiple) (2)

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KAWS
American, b. 1974
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KAWS is a multi-faceted artist straddling the worlds of art and design in his prolific body of work that ranges from paintings, murals, and large-scale sculptures to product design and toy-making. His iconic “XX” signature has its roots in the beginning of his career as a street artist in the 1990s, when he began altering found advertisements by incorporating his own masterful paintings. Evoking the sensibilities of Pop artists like Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg, KAWS possesses a sophisticated humor and thoughtful interplay with consumer products and collaborations with global brands. He often draws inspiration and appropriates from popular culture animations to form a unique artistic vocabulary and influential cast of hybrid cartoon and human characters.

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Each signed and dated on the bottom with the stamped signature, from the open edition, published by …

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Each signed and dated on the bottom with the stamped signature, from the open edition, published by Medicom Toy Corporation, Japan, each housed within the original plastic packaging, each 279mm (11in) (height) (multiple) (2)

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KAWS
American, b. 1974
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KAWS is a multi-faceted artist straddling the worlds of art and design in his prolific body of work that ranges from paintings, murals, and large-scale sculptures to product design and toy-making. His iconic “XX” signature has its roots in the beginning of his career as a street artist in the 1990s, when he began altering found advertisements by incorporating his own masterful paintings. Evoking the sensibilities of Pop artists like Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg, KAWS possesses a sophisticated humor and thoughtful interplay with consumer products and collaborations with global brands. He often draws inspiration and appropriates from popular culture animations to form a unique artistic vocabulary and influential cast of hybrid cartoon and human characters.

KAWS

Companion Set (Blush), 2016

The set of two painted cast vinyl multiples
Bidding closed
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