KAWS, ‘KAWS x Undercover (3)’, 1999, Lougher Contemporary
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KAWS

KAWS x Undercover (3), 1999

Offset lithograph in colours on paper
14 1/5 × 10 1/5 in
36 × 26 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
£1,000 - 2,500
Location
Bristol
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About the work
Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

In “KAWS x Undercover,” KAWS appropriates familiar images of human figures and subjects them to the …

Medium
Print
Condition
Some minor signs of wear to the corners
Signature
Unsigned, not signed
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 x Undercover (3)’, 1999, Lougher Contemporary
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About the work
Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

In “KAWS x Undercover,” KAWS appropriates familiar images of human figures and subjects them to the cartoonish aesthetics of his practice, obscuring faces, hands, and backgrounds through the inclusion of familiar characters and bold patterns. This intriguing print was specially crafted to commemorate KAWs’s …

Medium
Print
Condition
Some minor signs of wear to the corners
Signature
Unsigned, not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
KAWS
American, b. 1974
Follow

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 x Undercover (3), 1999

Offset lithograph in colours on paper
14 1/5 × 10 1/5 in
36 × 26 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
£1,000 - 2,500
Location
Bristol
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