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Parra – “Same Old Song” Exhibition | Event Recap

Famed Dutch artist and illustrator Parra opened his latest solo exhibition titled Same Old Song in Los Angeles once again. Held at the spacious HVW8 Art + Design Gallery, this is the fifth exhibition at the gallery by the artist. The venue soon filled with art enthusiasts … READ MORE

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Parra x Case Studyo “Cold” Sculpture

Exclusive to Case Studyo, “Cold” is the new sculpture from acclaimed Dutch artist Parra. The porcelain figure is devoid of color and measures 23cm by 16cm, featuring Parra‘s signature hybrid figure — in this case, a woman woman surreally fitted with a bird’s beak — hugging her knees … READ MORE

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Rockwell by Parra Summer 2014 Collection

The latest delivery from Rockwell by Parra‘s Summer 2014 collection is arriving now in stores, featuring tees and crewnecks adorned with the Dutch artist’s signature design work. What that means is plenty of bright, rich colors, hand-written lettering and boldly lined curvilinear illustrations. In addition to the … READ MORE

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Tired Skateboards – New skateboard company by Parra

Aptly titled Tired Skateboards, the latest venture from Dutch contemporary artist Parra is not taking itself so seriously. This new company is not aimed at professional skateboarders and those at the forefront of the global sport, but those who used to be good on their board. As … READ MORE

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Parra x Case Studyo – “Vaso Di Culo” Porcelain Vase

Humorously translated from Italian as “Jar Of Ass”, the “Vaso Di Culo” Porcelain Vase by Dutch artist Parra and Case Studyo mimics the curvaceous form of a female derriere. Coated in subtle cream-colored finish and accentuated with Parra’s abstract black birds print, only 200 sets of the … READ MORE

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Rockwell by Parra – Fall/Winter 2013 Collection | Styled By Wish Atlanta

It’s no surprise that Rockwell by Parra‘s Fall/Winter 2013 collection features pieces heavily influenced by the Dutch artist’s distinctive graphic style. There are plenty of bright colors and simple hand-drawn lines, showcasing Parra‘s surreal signature characters and modern pop art vibe. Those designs cover the latest delivery … READ MORE

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Bonhams – Urban Art Auction | London

Founded in 1973, British private auction house, Bonhams, is one of the world’s oldest and largest auctioneers for fine art and antiques. In their vast catalog of artworks are recent acquisitions of urban art from the past few decades. Notable artists include Banksy, SEEN, José Parlá, Shepard … READ MORE

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UNDFTD x ALL GONE 2012 – “5-Strike Paisley” Apparel Collection

In welcoming publisher extraordinaire Michael Dupouy, his hard working crew at La MJC, and their newest ALL GONE annual almanac of cool, retailer UNDEFEATED created a mini apparel collection for the book’s Los Angeles launch party over the weekend. Comprised of a graphic tee in white and … READ MORE

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Parra x Case Studyo – “Lay Down…Lay it all down” Porcelain Sculpture

Case Studyo has joined forces with Parra to introduce a new porcelain sculpture entitled “Lay Down … Lay It All Down.” Drawing its name from the ’60s song by American singer Melanie, the piece features the curvilinear form of the sort of surreal hybrid creatures that have … READ MORE

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Thrasher x Parra – Credit Card T-Shirt

Transcending various genres and scenes, Amsterdam-based artist and designer, Parra, was sought out by Thrasher for a collaboration project. At first glance, the two brands seem like polar opposites; Thrasher being a hardcore skateboarding lifestyle magazine, while Parra promotes a free approach to life with a tongue-in-cheek … READ MORE

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Rockwell – October 2012 Releases

Parra is best known for his use of bold colors, hand-drawn typography, and curvey, post-Pop characters and forms, which he brings to life in the form of sculptures, graffiti, and traditional paintings. Now the Dutch illustrator presents a series of Tees, sweatshirts, and other accessories for his … READ MORE