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KAWS

KAWS Passing Through Companion Set of 3, 2018

Vinyl paint; cast resin.
8 × 3 2/5 × 5 in
20.3 × 8.6 × 12.7 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
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Provenance

Brian Donnelly, better known as KAWS, spent the first year of his career as an animator for Disney. …

Lot 180

KAWS Companion Passing Through 2018: Complete Set of 3. New and sealed in their original packaging.

Medium
Sculpture
Condition
New.
Signature
Stamped on underside of feet
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
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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Brian Donnelly, better known as KAWS, spent the first year of his career as an animator for Disney. After leaving in 1997, KAWS took inspiration from the company’s signature cartoon, Mickey Mouse, to create his own set of characters that he named “Companions.” With gloved hands and X’s for eyes, “Companions” first …

Lot 180

KAWS Companion Passing Through 2018: Complete Set of 3. New and sealed in their original packaging.
The most iconic of the KAWS Companions presented in 3 colorways. Published by Kaws One, these figurines have since sold out. Set includes 3 colors: Black, Brown and Grey.

Medium: Vinyl, Cast Resin.
Dimensions (applies to …

Medium
Sculpture
Condition
New.
Signature
Stamped on underside of feet
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
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

KAWS Passing Through Companion Set of 3, 2018

Vinyl paint; cast resin.
8 × 3 2/5 × 5 in
20.3 × 8.6 × 12.7 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
Contact For Price
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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