Monica Ramirez-Montagut authors this celebratory book dedicated to one of my favorite artists, KAWS. Brought to you by publisher Skira Rizzoli by way of New York (Release September 1010). Click HERE for more from Rizzoli.
“I aint’ tryna be politically correct/but I won’t stop until I get my respect” [10.20.09]
The KAWS following is ridiculous. Yesterday he was featured on CBS talking about his rise to fame and recent exhibition at Gering & López.
The Brooklyn-based artist gets set for a trip across the country with his first solo show in Los Angeles. The show opens up February 21st, 2009 at the Honor Fraser Gallery and will feature one of his large life-size Chum figures. Source: Vapors
Wow…& I thought stickers were cool when I was a kid. Source: Hypebeast
KAWS art on a t-shirt always works. It’s available now at InBloom. Source: Hypebeast
This is the first piece of mixtape art for Drakes’ highly anticapated So Far Gone which drops within a few weeks thru October’s Very Own. The art is by Darkie and is an adaptation of a classic cover from the international affairs magazine The Economist. I’ve kept Heartbreak Drake in heavy rotation since it dropped, still cant wait for … Continue reading
Pharrell is big on KAWS art and he just added this white Chum statue to his collection for his home in Miami. One can’t help but be jealous of this… Source: Billionaire Boys Club
kanYe West’s album drops in less than a week & this special album cover that KAWS made for it is DOPE. Problem is it may only be available on iTunes. UPDATE: Special KAWS Edition of album in stores December 16th
Last night KAWS held an exhibition @ Gering Lopez in New York. The exhibition featured some new pieces of art and some old pieces of art such as this Spoungebob piece. Click HERE for more info.