Joan Cornellà K-Love Green Art Toy by Joan Cornellà
K-Love Green Art Toy by Joan Cornellà Limited Edition Vinyl Sculpture Collectible Artwork by Pop Street Artist. 2020 Limited Edition Artwork Size 5x7 New In Bag Printed Foot. Kim Jong-Un, the Supreme Leader of North Korea, is depicted in an unusual all-green suit, a creative take on his typically worn all-black attire. In his left hand, he gently clasps a small heart, and a faint smile softens his expression. In a striking fusion of political commentary and pop art aesthetic, the "K-Love Green Art Toy" stands out as a limited edition vinyl sculpture that captivates collectors and art enthusiasts alike. Crafted by Joan Cornellà, a renowned pop street artist whose work often toes the line between unsettling and humorous, this piece was introduced in 2020. It quickly became a sought-after item for its bold statement and vibrant execution. The sculpture is modest, measuring 4x5 inches, making it an intimate yet poignant addition to any collection. This vinyl artwork captures a distinctive portrayal of Kim Jong-Un, the Supreme Leader of North Korea, dressed not in his signature all-black ensemble but in an all-green suit. The choice of color could be seen as a playful twist on his usual public image or a more profound symbolic gesture towards life, vitality, or irony in the face of the leader's often austere demeanor. The Supreme Leader's typically stern facade is softened here; he is seen holding a diminutive red heart in his left hand and sporting a subtle smile. This dichotomy between the leader's usual representation and the gentle, almost childlike pose he strikes is emblematic of Cornellà's style, which often juxtaposes the grim facets of human nature with a deceptively cheerful visual narrative. Cornellà's work is characterized by its stark, often shocking, satirical edge, making bold statements through simple yet impactful imagery. This limited edition piece, which comes new in a bag with a printed foot, reinforces the artist's penchant for blending the macabre with the whimsical. "K-Love Green Art Toy" is not just a collectible; it's a slice of contemporary cultural commentary that challenges viewers to find the intersection of art, politics, and pop culture, encouraging a deeper look into the layers of meaning behind a seemingly straightforward figure. As it stands in silent conversation with those who encounter it, this artwork continues to resonate with the complexities and contradictions of the modern world.