KAWS x i-D Magazine – The Collectors Issue

By - November 21st, 2013

KAWS x i D Magazine   The Collectors Issue

For its “Collectors Issue,” http://i-d.vice.com/en_gb/read/think-pieces/566/boys-and-their-toys-a-tale-of-tow-titans” target=”_blank”>i-D Magazine has assembled a feature about Brian Donnelly (aka http://kawsone.com/” target=”_blank”>KAWS) and James Jebbia (the founder of http://supremenewyork.com/” target=”_blank”>Supreme), telling the story of “two boys and their toys,” and a new breed of collectors following their every move. The article traces the rise of the towering figures in their respective fields of street art and fashion, along with the qualities they have in common: namely, their expertise in the art of collaboration, coupled with the ability to create “covetable” pieces that drawn in armies of obsessive fans. Accompanying the article is a black-and-white photo spread shot by Matt Jones and featuring Candice Swanepoel, whose fetching likeness is embellished with KAWS’ instantly recognizable artwork. Check out more looks below.

KAWS x i D Magazine   The Collectors Issue

KAWS x i D Magazine   The Collectors Issue

KAWS x i D Magazine   The Collectors Issue

KAWS x i D Magazine   The Collectors Issue

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