Tag results for: Brian Donnelly

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OriginalFake – KAWS Companion “Passing Through” Vinyl Figure Grey | Release Reminder

Hot on the heels of a version finished in brown, the KAWS Companion “Passing Through” Vinyl Figure in grey is scheduled to release tomorrow. Constituting some of the final pieces from OriginalFake‘s farewell tour, the “Passing Through” Companion is one of the more expressive pieces we’ve seen … READ MORE

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KAWS – “Ohhh…” – Kaikai Kiki Gallery | Exhibition Preview

KAWS‘ new solo exhibition opens tomorrow at the Kaikai Kiki Gallery in Tokyo, bearing the evocative title “Ohhh …” Previews of the show — courtesy of these install shots from the New York artist’s Instagram account — reveal a series of paintings in signature KAWS style, featuring the … READ MORE

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KAWS x Bern – Watts Limited Edition Bicycle Helmet

With the first phase of Citi Bike, New York City’s first bicycle sharing program, getting underway, the New Museum of Contemporary Art wants to use the occasion by promoting cycling safety. Working in conjunction with the Safe Streets Fund and helmet maker Bern, the museum is now … READ MORE

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OriginalFake x DRx Romanelli – 2013 Capsule Collection

For the many fans who are still “numb” from the abrupt end OriginalFake, brand co-owners MEDICOM TOY and Brooklyn-base artist KAWS decided to soften the blow with a special capsule collection curated by Dr. Romanelli. Straight from his most recent project with Stussy Taipei, the Los Angeles-base … READ MORE

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OriginalFake KAWS Companion “Resting Place” Vinyl Figure – Grey | Available

OriginalFake bows out this season with a final collection highlighted by this neutral grey colorway of the KAWS “Resting Place” Companion. Measuring 23 centimeters (9 inches) tall, the figure leans back with a dull matte finish on the completed side, while the exposed organs on the body’s … READ MORE

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OriginalFake – KAWS Mini Darth Vader + Mini Stormtrooper Figures

On the heels of a stellar of KAWS Boba Fett figure — featuring an impressively scuffed and banged up exterior to reflect its cinematic counterpart — OriginalFake mines the Star Wars universe once again, this time producing a KAWS Mini Darth Vader and Mini Stormtrooper. Representing the … READ MORE

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KAWS Companion “Passing Through” Statue – At 30th Street Station | Philadelphia

Known as one of the great railway stations lined along America’s east coast, some 3 million commuters passed through Philadelphia’s 30th Street Station annually. Now, you could add a 16-foot tall giant to that number. With support from Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) and Amtrak, … READ MORE

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OriginalFake – KAWS Companion “Passing Through” Vinyl Figure Brown | Release Reminder

Because the news came to light on April 1st, few were suspicious at first of it being an elaborate April Fools’ hoax. No longer the case now as OriginalFake, KAWS, and Japan’s MEDICOM TOY get ready to launch the brown version of KAWS Companion “Passing Through” Vinyl … READ MORE

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OriginalFake x Peanuts “JOE KAWS” Snoopy Cushion

A perfect way to close out his collaborative label OriginalFake, Brooklyn-base artist Brian Donnelly, better known by his nom de plume KAWS, is bring back “JOE KAWS” for the label’s final collection.  A cross between Snoopy‘s alter ego and KAWS creation, JOE KAWS first appeared as a … READ MORE

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OriginalFake – KAWS Astro Boy Vinyl Figure – Grey

Just as the OriginalFake brand comes to an end in a few months time, this monotone version of the KAWS Astro Boy vinyl figure can’t help but look a little somber. Aesthetically, this grey figure is the same as its fully colored sibling that launched last year. … READ MORE

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OriginalFake KAWS Companion Resting Place Vinyl Figure Black | Release Reminder

Originally part of the Grey + Black Pack released last weekend in Tokyo, the Black Version of KAWS’s Companion “Resting Place” Vinyl Figure from OriginalFake will finally be available stateside today. A gesture to mark the end of an era as OriginalFake, the trendsetting lifestyle brand started … READ MORE