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  • Release Original Oil Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Release Original Oil Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Release Original Oil Painting on Board Ornately Framed by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2011 Signed & Dated On Verso Original One of a Kind Oil Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 9.5x13.75 Image Size 3x3 Ornate Guilded Gold Custom Frame By Artist. Release Original Oil Painting by Naoto Hattori

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  • The Beautiful Losers Portfolio Catalog Boxed 2006 Kaws Shepard Fairey The Beautiful Losers Portfolio Catalog Boxed 2006 Kaws Shepard Fairey

    Kaws- Brian Donnelly The Beautiful Losers Portfolio Catalog Boxed 2006 Kaws Shepard Fairey

    The Beautiful Losers Portfolio & Catalog Boxed Edition 2004-2010 Museum Crate Set Kaws- Brian Donnelly x Shepard Fairey- OBEY x Jonathan Levine Projects Featuring Legendary Graffiti Street Artwroks from Dozens of Artists During the 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010 Show Run. The Beautiful Losers Portfolio and Catalog Boxed Edition, 2006 is a treasure trove for lovers of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork, offering a comprehensive collection that captures the spirit of the iconic "Beautiful Losers" exhibition. This limited-edition set stands as a pristine testament to a defining moment in contemporary art and the raw creativity of the street art scene from 2004 to 2010. Each element of the set, carrying corresponding matching edition numbers, is in mint condition, ensuring its value as a collectible and a piece of art history. Original The Beautiful Losers Portfolio & Catalog Boxed Edition 2004-2010 Museum Crate Set x Jonathan Levine. Jonathan Levine Projects' The Beautiful Losers box sets 2004-2010 were released in a limited edition, with the Portfolio Box limited to under 30 editions and the Catalog Box limited to 100. Each set is housed in a custom printed and numbered wooden box, adding a layer of sophistication and care to the presentation of these artworks. The dimensions of these boxes, measuring 26 x 19 x 9 inches, were carefully chosen to accommodate the variety of works and their varying sizes, ensuring that the integrity of each piece is maintained. Iconoclast published these box sets on the occasion of the traveling exhibition "Beautiful Losers," which ran from 2004 to 2010. This exhibition, alongside "Transfer," which toured various locations from 2008 to 2010, showcased the burgeoning talent and diverse expressions within Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. The Beautiful Losers exhibition and its accompanying publications, including the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art And Street Culture" book published by Edition Iconoclast in 2005, have been pivotal in bringing the vibrancy and relevance of street and graffiti art to a broader audience. The Portfolio Box, a crucial component of these sets, is a treasure trove of 28 of the most influential street and graffiti artists. This collection includes prints from renowned artists like KAWS and Shepard Fairey, each bringing their unique vision and style to the forefront. Each piece within this box echoes the themes and artistic expressions in the broader Beautiful Losers exhibition, further underscoring this collection's significance in contemporary art. The Beautiful Losers Movie 2008 About the Art Show Beautiful Losers is a 2008 documentary that dives into the lives and art of a collective of artists who have played a pivotal role in the Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork movement since the 1990s. Directed by Aaron Rose and co-directed by Joshua Leonard, this film was a product of Sidetrack Films and BlackLake Productions, featuring artists like Harmony Korine and Steve "ESPO" Powers. The film explores the "do-it-yourself" ethos of these artists, whose work is steeped in the aesthetics of skateboarding, graffiti, and underground music genres such as punk rock and hip-hop. It casts a light on the journey of these artists from obscure street culture to becoming celebrated figures within the mainstream art world, detailing their personal feelings and convictions as they transitioned from creating for themselves to working on high-profile commercial projects. "Beautiful Losers" is more than a film; it is part of a more significant cultural phenomenon that includes a published art book of the same name, edited by Christian Strike and Aaron Rose, and a traveling museum exhibition that features the artists and their works. This exhibition serves both as a backdrop and a focus in the documentary, emphasizing the expansive influence of these artists and their continued relevance in contemporary art discourse. Artist Signed Limited Edition Silkscreens, Photos, Drawings & Art Objects 2004-20010   Beautiful Losers Contemporary Art and Street Culture Book 2004 Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture, a seminal anthology published in 2004 by D.A.P./Iconoclast, this volume is an essential exploration of a vibrant subculture that transformed the aesthetics of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. This first edition is a collector's gem encased in a satisfactory condition hardback with a sleeve. The book's red cloth boards are embossed with gilt lettering on the front and spine, signaling the treasure within a profusion of illustrations and original works. This is no mere collection; it is a profound narrative detailing a cultural movement's organic, uncontrived emergence. It charts the journey of American artists, many freshly stepping into adulthood, who were propelled not by market demands but by pure passion and creativity. Without formal training or insider knowledge, they drew inspiration from the streets, influenced by the raw vitality of skateboarding, graffiti, street fashion, and independent music. Names like Shepard Fairey, Mark Gonzales, and Spike Jonze are among the many who channeled their lived experiences into their craft, learning through doing and revolutionizing their mediums. Beautiful Losers serves as both a tribute and a historical account, tracing the cultural threads from Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring to newer proponents such as Ryan McGinniss and KAWS. It features various artistic expressions across mediums, alongside reproductions of ephemera that encapsulate the era's spirit. The book is further enriched by essays from writers who have fervently supported these artists from their inception. It's not just an art book; it's an archive of a movement that left indelible marks on the art world and fashion, music, literature, film, and even athletics. The independent ethos these creators embodied may have evolved, yet their foundational spirit—a spirit of rebellion, innovation, and authenticity—remains unshaken. Beautiful Losers is a celebration of that enduring spirit, an invitation to witness the beauty in the raw, the unrefined, and the real. Kaws- Brian Donnelly: Warm Regards Letterpress Print 2005 Signed/Numbered 2005 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of 200 Artwork Size 16x20. "Warm Regards," created in 2005 by KAWS, is a captivating piece of art rendered through letterpress on paper, measuring 20 x 16 inches. This artwork is part of a limited edition of 200, each meticulously signed and numbered by the artist. The piece was published explicitly by Iconoclast Editions to commemorate the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which ran from 2004 to 2009, marking a significant moment in the intersection of contemporary art and street culture. This artwork features a character that is a signature motif in KAWS' work, with its notable crossed-out eyes and exaggerated cartoon-like hands and feet. This print is from a limited edition series, with only 200 pieces available, each individually signed and numbered by the artist. It was published by Iconoclast Editions, likely as a celebration of the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition. The exhibition, which took place from 2004 to 2009, was a pivotal event showcasing the overlap of contemporary art with street culture. KAWS' work often bridges these two worlds, combining a commercial graphic design background with a sophisticated, gallery-worthy aesthetic. His characters are usually drawn from pop culture and are depicted in a playful and critical style, often reflecting consumerism and human emotion. Shepard Fairey- OBEY: Soup Can I Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered 2005 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of 200 Artwork Size 16x20. Shepard Fairey's "Soup Can 1" is an iconic piece from 2005, masterfully rendered as a silkscreen print on acid-free archival paper. The artwork is 20 by 16 inches and belongs to a limited edition series, with only 200 existing pieces, each bearing the artist's signature and edition number. Iconoclast Editions released this print to commemorate the pivotal "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition from 2004 to 2009 and celebrate the synergistic relationship between underground art scenes and mainstream culture. The "Soup Can 1" print has graced a variety of prestigious exhibits, including the seminal "Beautiful Losers" traveling exhibition, "Transfer" at Santander Cultural in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and the comprehensive "Supply & Demand" show. It also appeared at the "Transfer" exhibition housed within the Brazilian Cultural Pavilion at Ibirapuera Park, São Paulo, Brazil, in 2010. Fairey's work during this period is documented in an array of publications, notably the "Beautiful Losers" collection from 2005-2009, the "Supply & Demand" book published by Rizzoli in 2009, and the 2010 edition of "Transfer." Each of these works provides insights into the artist's creative process and the cultural impact of his work. The provenance of "Soup Can 1" is securely rooted in the Beautiful Losers Archive, ensuring its place in the annals of contemporary street culture and affirming its status as a collectible piece of art history. Shepard Fairey- OBEY: Untitled Angela Davis Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered This powerful silkscreen by the influential artist Shepard Fairey is a striking addition to his illustrious work. Sized at a prominent 8x10, this untitled piece is part of an exclusive edition of only 100 copies, each printed, numbered, and signed by Fairey himself, ensuring its rarity and collectibility. Fairey, renowned for his ability to infuse art with social commentary, presents a compelling portrait set against a bold red backdrop that demands attention. The high-contrast silhouette captures the strength and intensity of its subject, immortalizing a moment of passionate expression. The image is a visual echo of the past yet speaks to contemporary themes of empowerment and resistance. In the lower-left corner, Fairey's signature emblem—the star circled by the word "OBEY"—anchors the work, embedding the piece within his more extensive oeuvre known for challenging viewers to question authority and the landscape of visual culture. This artwork is a testament to Fairey's continued relevance in the art world and his steadfast commitment to making a statement through his art. Collectors and admirers of Fairey's work will recognize the artist's iconic style, which has become synonymous with the modern street art movement. Henry Chalfant: Lee, Futura, Dondi Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered This compelling artwork, crafted by the esteemed Henry Chalfant, celebrates the street art movement, immortalizing the work of three graffiti legends: Lee, Futura, and Dondi. Titled "Lee Futura Dondi," this piece from 2004 is a silkscreen printed on acid-free archival paper, ensuring its preservation and quality for years. Measuring 16 x 20 inches, the work is substantial enough to make an impactful visual statement while still suitable for diverse display settings. The triptych format of the artwork presents a trio of vibrant, stylized subway cars, each adorned with the distinctive artwork of the graffiti above artists. The top panel bursts with energetic pinks and blues, showcasing Lee's iconic lettering style, while the middle features Futura's futuristic approach, with abstract forms and a cool-toned palette. The final panel is a tribute to Dondi's classic wildstyle, with bold lettering in shades of pink cutting through the background. Chalfant's work is not merely a static representation; it conveys the movement and rhythm of subway art as it once moved through the arteries of New York City. Each piece in this limited edition series is signed and numbered by Chalfant, marking its authenticity and connection to the artist. This series was published to coincide with the groundbreaking exhibit "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," which showcased the intersections and influences of street art within contemporary art. This print is a collector's item, not only for its aesthetic and historical value but also for its representation of the evolution of street art from subways and city walls into the echelons of high art. Geoff McFetridge: Kemistry Original Drawing with DVD Animation 2004 This piece, created by Geoff McFetridge, is one of the 100 original drawings that compose an intricate animation sequence. Crafted with precision in pencil on Canson paper, each drawing measures 22.86 by 30.45 centimeters, capturing the minimalist aesthetic and fluid lines characteristic of McFetridge's work. This artwork showcases a playful scene of a figure skateboarding, rendered in a flowing, continuous line that conveys motion and a subtle sense of whimsy. A second character peeks curiously from the edge, adding a narrative element to the composition. Accompanying the original artwork, collectors receive a DVD containing the complete animation sequence, providing a rare glimpse into McFetridge's creative process and the animation's progression from still images to a dynamic visual experience. The artist signs Each drawing, providing a personal touch that assures authenticity. This offering is not merely an acquisition of a singular piece of art; it is an invitation to engage with McFetridge's visionary world where graphic design intersects with cinematic storytelling. This unique combination of traditional drawing and digital animation offers a multifaceted appreciation for the artist's innovative approach to contemporary art. Ed Templeton: Chris Johanson At The First Beautiful Losers Exhibition Photograph 2004 Signed Captured through the discerning lens of Ed Templeton, this photograph is a significant piece of contemporary art history, documenting the vibrant essence of the "Beautiful Losers" art movement. The image presents Chris Johanson, an artist synonymous with the DIY spirit of street art, at the first exhibition of "Beautiful Losers" in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 2004. This is an evocative silver gelatin print by Ed Templeton, depicting Chris Johanson at the inaugural "Beautiful Losers" exhibition. The photograph, sized at 8 x 10 inches, is part of a limited edition of 100, each individually signed by Templeton, marking its exclusivity and authenticity. Captured in 2004, this image is a timeless piece of art history, documenting a pivotal moment in the convergence of street culture and contemporary art. This photograph is a visual record and embodiment of the exhibition's ethos, celebrating the underground convergence of skateboarding, graffiti, and street art with contemporary art. The photo's composition is candid and unfiltered, showcasing Johanson with his face obscured by a white cloth, an enigmatic presence that stirs curiosity. This choice of presentation speaks to the themes of anonymity and mystery that often permeate street art culture. Johanson's obscured face, adorned with sunglasses atop the fabric and his untamed beard protruding beneath, creates a striking, visually arresting, and thought-provoking contrast. Signed by Ed Templeton, this photograph is a tactile connection to the moment it captures, bringing the viewer into the fold of a pivotal event in street and pop art history. Templeton's signature adds a layer of authenticity and marks this work as a genuine intersection of his photographic journey and Johanson's artistic narrative. "Chris Johanson At The First Beautiful Losers Exhibition" is a photograph transcending its medium, offering a glimpse into the community and camaraderie of the artists who defined a generation. This piece will hold a place of reverence for collectors and enthusiasts of the movement, encapsulating the raw, spontaneous energy that "Beautiful Losers" represented. Cynthia Connolly: Untitled Ice Machine Page, Arizona Photograph 1999 Signed/Dated This photograph by Cynthia Connolly, untitled yet poignantly capturing the essence of Page, Arizona, is a masterful silver gelatin print that embodies the spirit of the "Beautiful Losers" exhibition. The print, with dimensions of 4 x 6 inches, belongs to a limited edition series of 100, each painstakingly printed and signed by the artist, underscoring its collectible nature. The image focuses on an ice machine, a mundane yet iconic symbol of Americana in the everyday landscape. Dated 5/17/95, the photograph is not just a depiction of a place but a timestamp of an era. The handwritten annotation "Page, Arizona" adds a personal touch, evoking a sense of place and grounding the artwork in its geographical context. Connolly's photographic eye transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary, inviting viewers to find beauty and narrative in the commonplace. The stark contrast of the black and white image highlights the play of light and shadow, lending the ice machine a sculptural quality. This piece is a subtle exploration of form and texture, where even the utilitarian becomes a subject worthy of artistic contemplation. This print is essential for collectors who value the intersection of documentary photography and fine art. It is a testament to Connolly's commitment to capturing the overlooked nooks of American landscapes, making it an exceptional addition to any collection that celebrates the nuanced beauty of the mundane within the vast tapestry of American culture. Barry Mcgee: Untitled Ryze 2007 C-Print & Hand-Tagged Photograph Artwork Barry McGee's "Untitled Ryze" is a cornerstone of the contemporary art movement, symbolizing the vibrant intersection of street culture and fine art. This striking 2007 C-print, measuring 16 x 20 inches, is a highly coveted collectible, limited to an edition of 200. Each piece in the series bears the unique distinction of being hand-signed and numbered by McGee, an artist who rarely affixes his signature to his works. The artwork was released in conjunction with the seminal exhibition "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," which spanned from 2004 to 2009 and a plethora of museums and galleries across the globe. The image captures the essence of Boston's legendary" street figure, Ryze, showcasing McGee's adeptness at translating the raw energy of graffiti into a refined gallery context. McGee's word extends beyond the photograph, as "Untitled Ryze" is pivotal in his larger installations and clustered assemblage pieces. The picture is a visual testament to the artist's legacy and a touchstone for the cultural zeitgeist The Beautiful Losers encapsulated. Acquired directly from Iconoclast Editions and the Beautiful Losers Archive, this piece represents a rare opportunity for fans and collectors alike to own a fragment of street art history seen through the lens of one of its most enigmatic and celebrated artist, Barry McGee. Barry McGee: Untitled Hello My Name Is Original Slap-Up Sticker 2005 Signed Tag Barry McGee, an influential figure in street pop art and graffiti artwork, has made a significant impact with his unique style and approach. His "Untitled Hello My Name Is Original Slap-Up Sticker 2005 Signed Tag" is a quintessential example of his work, blending the raw, energetic ethos of street art with the refined aesthetics of pop art. This piece, created in 2005, is a testament to McGee's ability to transform everyday objects and themes into compelling artistic expressions. McGee's journey in art began in the streets, where he honed his craft by creating graffiti under the tag "Twist." This formative period was crucial in shaping his distinctive style, characterized by a blend of graffiti's spontaneity and the bold, eye-catching essence of pop art. His transition from street walls to galleries did not diminish the raw authenticity of his work. Instead, it provided a new canvas for his expressions, allowing him to reach a wider audience while staying true to his roots in street culture. Terry Richardson: Untitled Devil Self Portrait Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Presenting a striking visual piece, this untitled self-portrait from 2004 is a silkscreen print on paper, measuring 20 x 16 inches, and part of a limited edition of 200. Each piece is individually signed and numbered by the artist, adding a personal touch to this exclusive artwork. The print features the artist in a vibrant yellow backdrop, posing with a playful yet rebellious demeanor. Adorning devil horns and wielding a trident, the subject playfully gestures a peace sign, juxtaposing traditionally nefarious symbols with a light-hearted attitude. The vivid monochromatic yellow tone of the print adds to the artwork's striking impact. This piece was released with the exhibition "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" from 2004-2009. It explores the intersections of pop culture and street art, offering a subversive take on contemporary iconography. The artwork's provenance is notable, originating from Iconoclast Editions and the Beautiful Losers Archive, ensuring its authenticity and connection to a significant movement in modern art. This self-portrait is more than a mere image; it's a statement piece that captures the essence of a cultural zeitgeist, making it a compelling addition to any art collection. Evan Hecox: Kyoto Street Woodblock Print 2004 Signed/Numbered "Kyoto Street," a captivating silkscreen by Evan Hecox, presents a moment frozen in the timeless allure of Japan's old capital. Created in 2004, this piece of art is meticulously printed on acid-free archival paper, measuring 20 x 16 inches. It belongs to an exclusive edition limited to 200 prints, each hand-signed and numbered by Hecox himself, ensuring its place as a collectible item. This artwork was released as part of the influential "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibit from 2004 to 2009 and was showcased at various locations. The "Kyoto Street" print has been displayed in notable exhibitions, including "Transfer" at the Santander Cultural in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in 2008 and the Brazilian Cultural Pavilion in Ibirapuera Park, São Paulo, in 2010. In this piece, Hecox distills the essence of Kyoto's urban landscape into stark contrasts and clean lines, capturing the dynamic interplay of light and shadow. Lanterns adorned with kanji characters punctuate the scene, casting a warm glow over the alleyway. At the same time, the intricate web of power lines above adds a layer of complexity, suggesting the city's vibrant energy. The artwork's stark palette and bold graphic style evoke a sense of nostalgia, inviting viewers to contemplate the serene and bustling atmosphere of Kyoto streets. Preserved within the Beautiful Losers Archive, "Kyoto Street" is not just a print but a narrative piece chronicled alongside other contemporary masterpieces in the "Beautiful Losers" and "Transfer" catalogs. It is a testament to Hecox's ability to capture the urban environment's soul, making it a prized possession for collectors and admirers of contemporary art with a penchant for urban aesthetic and cultural depth. Ryan McGinness: Pathetic Lucky Charms of the Hipster Doofus Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Ryan McGinness, 'Pathetic Lucky Charms of the Hipster Doofus.' This exquisite piece from 2004 is a masterful representation of contemporary iconography, meticulously crafted through silkscreen on paper. Each print measures 20 by 16 inches and is part of an exclusive edition limited to 200 pieces, ensuring its uniqueness and collectible nature. Each print is hand-signed and numbered by the artist, a testament to its authenticity and McGinness's personal touch. The artwork was released in conjunction with the renowned exhibition 'Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture,' which spotlighted the pulsating energy and vibrancy of street art within the context of contemporary art. The piece is a symphony of symbols, a visual lexicon reflecting the hipster subculture's ironic and often self-deprecating spirit. McGinness's use of iconic imagery, interwoven with playfulness and critique, encapsulates a moment where art, culture, and social commentary intersect with effortless grace. This work is not just a piece of art but a slice of cultural history, a mirror to the zeitgeist of the early 2000s urban landscape." Harmony Korine: Untitled Osama & E.T. Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered This artwork is an enthralling silkscreen print by Harmony Korine titled "Untitled (Osama & E.T.)" from 2005. It is a limited edition work, with only 200 copies made, each hand-signed and numbered by Korine, elevating its status as a collector's item. This print, measuring 20 x 16 inches, showcases Korine's unique vision by juxtaposing two vastly different cultural references into one frame. The image represents Osama bin Laden in a warm embrace with the iconic extraterrestrial character, E.T., from Steven Spielberg's renowned film. Blending these images makes a bold statement and invites many interpretations of the convergence of disparate cultural symbols. The figure and E.T. are drawn with a delicate linearity that belies the weightiness of the subject matter, creating a striking visual paradox. This silkscreen print was released with the "Beautiful Losers" exhibition, which celebrated the intersection of skateboarding, graffiti, and street fashion with contemporary art. The provenance of the print is impeccable, coming from Iconoclast Editions and the Beautiful Losers Archive, adding to its historical and artistic significance. The pairing of such incongruous figures in this print challenges the viewer to reconcile the contrasting emotions and narratives each character represents. This piece is more than just a visual statement; it's a dialogue about pop culture, political figures, fictional characters, and their place within the artistic sphere. Collectors and enthusiasts of street pop art will appreciate this print's depth and provocative nature, making it a noteworthy addition to any compilation of contemporary artwork. Larry Clark: Untitled Shorty Photograph Artwork 1996/2007 Signed/Numbered This striking photograph titled "Untitled (Shorty)" is a profound work by the acclaimed artist Larry Clark. It was produced in 1996 and later published in 2007. It is presented on Anjelica watercolor paper with 20 x 13.75 inches dimensions. Each piece within this edition of 200 is individually signed and numbered by Clark himself, with an additional signature and date on the verso, ensuring its authenticity and rarity. Issued with the renowned "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition from 2004 to 2009, this photograph emanates from the Iconoclast Editions and is an integral part of the Beautiful Losers Archive. Larry Clark, an influential figure in photography and film for over five decades, has left an indelible mark on the creative world through works like "Teenage Lust" and "Tulsa" and movies including "KIDS" and "Marfa Girl." The photograph captures the essence of Lyle Dean "Shorty" Easky, whose story intertwines with the artist's history and the broader narrative of American youth culture. Shorty, of Native American descent, tragically passed away in 2013. His life and untimely death remain a poignant tale, with roots stretching back to the same Tulsa neighborhood that inspired much of Clark's early work — the same locale that Francis Ford Coppola chose for "The Outsiders." Raymond Pettibon: Untitled Sun Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered This striking work is an untitled piece from 2005 by the acclaimed artist Raymond Pettibon, known for his influential contributions to art and culture. The piece is a silkscreen on paper, a medium that allows for the vibrant and crisp presentation of Pettibon's dynamic design. It measures 20 x 16 inches, is scale accessible for various spaces, and commands enough to make a visual impact. Pettibon's creation is part of an exclusive edition of 200, with each piece signed and numbered by the artist, providing a direct connection to his creative process. The artwork features a burst of lines emanating from a central point, suggesting an explosive energy or a cosmic phenomenon. The use of black, coupled with highlights of blue and yellow, imbues the piece with a sense of depth and intensity, while the handwritten text at the top—"APPLY IT TO THE STUDY OF MIRRORS, RAINBOWS OR THE SUN!"—invites contemplation and lends a poetic dimension to the visual experience. This edition was published to commemorate the exhibit "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," which celebrated the intersection of underground art and urban creativity. Pettibon's work is a testament to the ethos of this movement, encapsulating the raw spirit and the bold aesthetics that define the genre. It is a collector's item not only for its aesthetic appeal but also for its cultural significance within contemporary art. Evan Hecox: Chinatown NYC Woodblock Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Evan Hecox's 'Chinatown NYC,' a 2004 woodblock print on delicate Japanese rice paper, articulates urban vibrancy meticulously. Each print within this limited series measures 10 x 8 inches and is part of a numbered edition restricted to 100, underscoring its exclusivity. Each piece is printed and personally signed by Hecox, lending a touch of the artist's direct involvement in the collector's experience. This work captures the essence of New York's bustling Chinatown with a keen eye for detail and a distinctive stylistic approach. Hecox's use of lines in the woodblock medium translates the dynamic nature of the city into a static image that pulses with life. The artist masterfully conveys the architectural complexity of the urban landscape, complemented by the human element that breathes life into the city. The nuanced layering of the print, with its intricate linework and subtle tonal variations, echoes the layered experiences of urban life. Renowned for his ability to distill the spirit of a locale into his artwork, Hecox presents 'Chinatown NYC' as more than just a visual representation; it's a narrative woven in ink and paper, a story told through the rhythm of a cityscape. This piece reflects Hecox's artistic prowess and is a homage to the cultural tapestry that defines Chinatown and the ever-evolving story of New York City itself. Rostarr- Romon K Yang: Untitled Japan HPM Spray Paint Silkscreen 2005 Signed/Numbered Experience the fusion of tradition and rebellion with Rostarr's 'Untitled Japan HPM,' a provocative piece by Romon K Yang from 2005. This striking work, rendered on paper with dimensions of 27.94 x 33.02 cm, is a harmonious blend of spray paint and silkscreen techniques, culminating in a limited edition of just 100 copies, each individually signed and numbered by the artist. The artwork is a testament to Rostarr's distinctive visual language, where calligraphic strokes meet the spontaneity of street art. Bold red forms anchor the composition; their fluid contours and solid circles contrast sharply with the raw, improvised splatters of black spray paint. This interplay of color and form creates a dynamic tension, a visual symphony that captures the spirit of contemporary art. Each piece of 'Untitled Japan HPM' is a hand-painted, hand-printed celebration of unique expression, standing as a bold signature of Rostarr's iconic style. The artwork's limited availability makes it a coveted piece for collectors and enthusiasts eager to hold a part of art history that bridges the gap between the old and the new, the planned and the spontaneous. 'Untitled Japan HPM' is not just an artwork; it's a piece of cultural dialogue that resonates with the beats of modern urban life. Rostarr- Romon K Yang: Butterfly In The Hurricane 2004 Silkscreen Print Signed/Numbered Embark on a visual journey with 'Butterfly In The Hurricane,' a captivating silkscreen on paper by the acclaimed artist Rostarr, created in the transformative year of 2004. This piece exemplifies the dynamic interplay between form and fluidity, measuring an intimate 20 x 16 inches, and is part of an exclusive edition of 200, each bearing the unique signature and number assigned by the artist himself. Crafted during artistic exploration and boundary-pushing, 'Butterfly In The Hurricane' was released in conjunction with the groundbreaking exhibition 'Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture,' which celebrated the confluence of underground art movements and the mainstream. The artwork features a storm of abstract shapes and curves, predominantly in shades of blue and yellow, evoking the chaotic grace of a butterfly caught in a storm. The bold colors swirl and dance across the paper, inviting viewers to contemplate the relationship between harmony and chaos. This piece is not merely a work of art; it's a statement, a slice of cultural history, and a testament to the artist's mastery of blending street culture's raw energy with the sophistication of contemporary art. 'Butterfly In The Hurricane' is a must-have for connoisseurs and collectors alike, promising to be a conversation starter and a cherished part of any collection. Craig R Stecyk III: Untitled 2004 Unique HPM Silkscreen Photograph Signed/Numbered A distinctive piece by Craig R. Stecyk III, this untitled artwork from 2004 is a brilliant example of the fusion between contemporary art and street culture. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the work features a hand-painted custom airbrush backdrop, a double-sided silkscreen is masterfully applied, along with pencil accents on robust, extra-thick white acid-free archival paper measuring 20 x 16 inches. Limited to an edition of 200, each piece is individually numbered and bears the artist's signature, underscoring its exclusivity. This artwork was released with the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibit, which spanned from 2004 to 2009 and is held in high esteem within the Beautiful Losers Archive. The provenance of this piece traces back to Iconoclast Editions, a testament to its authenticity and cultural significance. Stecyk, a seminal figure in the Beautiful Losers project, created an installation that captivated audiences and garnered unprecedented acclaim. His work is a tribute to the vibrant Californian subcultures, drawing inspiration from custom car culture, surfing, and skateboarding, all depicted through his extensive photographic documentation. As a founding member of the Dogtown and Z-Boys, Stecyk's works are more than mere art; they are storied representations of a decadent cultural movement, rendered on paper with a palette that resonates with the energy and spirit of the streets. This piece is an artistic expression and a cultural artifact that captures the essence of Californian subcultures, immortalized through Stecyk's visionary lens. Craig R Stecyk III: Untitled Proof Gelatin Silver Silkscreen Print Signed/Numbered Craig R. Stecyk III's untitled piece is a statement of originality and artistic defiance. It is a part of an exclusive set of 100 artworks, each a gelatin silver and silkscreen print on paper, measuring 10.16 by 15.24 centimeters. The artwork boldly features the word "PROOF" in prominent red letters, asserting the piece's authenticity as an original generation photographic print. The text beneath serves as both a declaration and a restriction, emphasizing the print's purpose as a contractual document and expressly prohibiting reproduction, resale, and public display. The artist's signature underscores this boundary of exclusivity, scrawled energetically across the print, which authenticates each piece and marks it as a unique entity within the limited edition. The signature becomes an integral part of the artwork, blending with the textual message and the stark background, ensuring that each print is a testament to Stecyk's unique artistic philosophy and legacy within the art community. Tobin Yelland: Untitled Andy Roy Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Tobin Yelland's "Untitled (Andy Roy)" is a striking silkscreen that captures the essence of individuality and defiance, hallmarks of street culture. Produced in 2004, this piece features the image of Andy Roy, a figure synonymous with the skateboarding world, known for his raw style and unapologetic persona. Printed on high-quality paper, each piece within this limited edition spans 20 x 16 inches and is part of a series capped at 200 prints. Each is meticulously signed and numbered by Yelland, guaranteeing its authenticity and placing it within a lineage of sought-after collectibles. The artwork was created for the influential "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition from 2004 to 2009. This exhibition was pivotal for celebrating and acknowledging street culture within the contemporary art scene, bringing the aesthetics of skateboarding, graffiti, and beyond into the gallery space. Originating from Iconoclast Editions and the Beautiful Losers Archive, "Untitled (Andy Roy)" is more than a portrait; it's a narrative of subculture, an emblem of the rugged spirit of street art, and a snapshot of a movement that has left an indelible mark on the canvas of contemporary art. Collectors and admirers of the genre will find in this silkscreen a piece that continues to resonate with the authenticity and vibrancy of street culture. Tobin Yelland: Skate Smash Window PhotMills' Signed/Numbered Tobin Yelland's "Skate Smash Window Photo" is a raw and dynamic black and white photograph that seizes a candid moment of youthful rebellion. Captured in 2004, this image epitomizes the spirit of the street and skate culture of the time. The photo showcases the spontaneity and impulsiveness inherent in the skateboarding subculture, embodied by the act of a skateboard crashing through a car window. The photograph was featured in the seminal "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which took place from 2004 to 2009. This exhibition celebrated the fusion of street sensibilities with the art world, bringing the authenticity of subcultural experiences into a fine art context. Originating from the Beautiful Losers Archive, with provenance through Iconoclast Editions, this piece is not just a photograph but a narrative, a slice of life from a culture that often goes undocumented. Yelland's ability to capture such a raw, unfiltered moment creates a visceral connection with the viewer, offering a window into the unrestrained aspects of youth culture. The "Skate Smash Window Photo" is a testament to the era it represents, serving as a historical document of the defiance and disruptive energy that skateboarding means. It is a valuable piece for collectors and enthusiasts of photography and street culture, offering an unapologetic look at the moments defining a movement. Mike Mills: The Cops Are Inside Us Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Mike Mills' evocative piece "The Cops Are Inside Us." stands as a profound statement in contemporary art, utilizing the raw medium of hand-printed silkscreen combined with pencil on soft white acid-free archival paper. This 2004 work measures 20 x 16 inches and is part of an exclusive edition limited to 200 signed and numbered prints. Each print from this series is a testament to Mills' keen eye for the interplay of text and image, crafting a narrative that speaks to the internal struggle and societal introspection. The bold red hue dominating the print, fading into a stark, gritty representation at the bottom, creates a striking visual contrast, suggesting a duality within the human condition. This artwork was released with the pivotal "Beautiful Losers" exhibition showcased from 2004 to 2009. The exhibit highlighted the cultural significance of street art and its impact on contemporary art practices. "The Cops Are Inside Us" reflects the sentiment of its era and continues to resonate with current social commentaries, making it a timeless piece for collectors and enthusiasts of meaningful art. Coming from the revered Beautiful Losers collection, this piece by Mike Mills is not just a work of art; it is a piece of cultural commentary, preserved through silkscreen and offering a window into the complex dialogue between society and self. Cheryl Dunn: Drafted 2004 Signed/Numbered Silkscreen Print & Signed Photograph Cheryl Dunn's "Drafted." is a provocative silkscreen artwork that starkly captures a moment of human interaction, set against a vibrant yellow backdrop. This 2004 creation measures 20 x 16 inches and is part of a limited edition of 200, each individually signed and numbered by the artist, underscoring its exclusivity. The artwork presents a high-contrast scene featuring silhouetted figures, one seated on the ground and the others seemingly in motion. Dunn's silhouettes create a universal narrative, allowing viewers to impart their stories and meanings onto the piece. The title "drafted." suggests themes of compulsion and resistance, resonating with viewers on a deeply personal level. Released during the influential "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which spanned from 2004 to 2009, this piece contributes to the dialogue between street culture and fine art. The exhibition was a pivotal showcase for artists influenced by subcultural forms such as skateboarding, graffiti, and punk. Emerging from the prestigious Beautiful Losers Archive and produced by Iconoclast Editions, "drafted." is more than a piece of art; it's a cultural artifact that embodies the spirit of a movement. It is a powerful expression of Dunn's perspective and a visual commentary on the forces shaping our society. Collectors of contemporary art and street culture lovers will find a compelling blend of aesthetic boldness and social relevance in this work. Cheryl Dunn: C-4 San Francisco Tenderloin Hallway Giclee Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Presenting a captivating giclée print by Cheryl Dunn, this work transports the viewer to the vibrant heart of San Francisco's Tenderloin district. The piece, titled "C-4 San Francisco Tenderloin Hallway," is a testament to Dunn's keen eye for the raw and the real, capturing an evocative moment in a hallway that whispers tales of the city's urban fabric. The print measures display-friendly 15 by 10 inches, meticulously numbered and personally signed by Cheryl Dunn, signifying its authenticity and connection to the artist's original vision. This limited edition print is one of only 100 copies, making it a unique and collectible piece for art lovers and admirers of urban exploration. The subject stands in the narrow corridor, embodying a sense of stillness amidst the potential for city chaos. The individual is clad in a striking red and green jacket, adorned with whimsical bear ears that lend an air of innocence to the otherwise gritty scene. This person holds a spray paint can, suggesting a story of street art and expression. At the same time, the jacket pockets are intriguingly stuffed with additional cans, perhaps hinting at the artist's commentary on youth, rebellion, or creativity in urban spaces. Cheryl Dunn's print not only offers a visual narrative but also evokes a discussion on the cultural heartbeat of city life, the layers of stories packed into its walls, and the vibrant characters that walk its paths. This piece is more than a photograph; it's a slice of San Francisco's soul, beautifully preserved in high-quality giclée. Cynthia Connolly: Untitled Ice Machine Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Cynthia Connolly's "Untitled" from her "Ice Machines" series is a captivating silkscreen on paper, measuring an impressive 16 x 20 inches. This piece is part of a limited edition run of 200, each bearing the artist's signature and a unique number, marking its authenticity and limited availability. Crafted with an eye for the Americana aesthetic, this artwork is a poetic documentation of the once-ubiquitous ice machines dotted the American landscape, now a vanishing emblem of a bygone era. Connolly's work is celebrated for its ability to capture these fleeting slices of American life, preserving the nostalgia and cultural significance that these everyday objects hold. The "Untitled" print was published to commemorate the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which took place from 2004 to 2009. This exhibition was a pivotal moment that brought the rawness of street culture into the refined spaces of art galleries, highlighting the work of artists who draw inspiration from street aesthetics, skateboarding, and the undercurrents of subculture. Connolly's photographs, renowned for their poignant simplicity and depth, are held in the permanent collections of esteemed museums. This print, part of the "Ice Machines" body of work, reflects her dedication to chronicling elements of American life that are slowly fading from view. For collectors and admirers of contemporary art with a touch of nostalgia, Connolly's "Untitled" is a must-have. It's not just a silkscreen print; it's a piece of cultural heritage, a thoughtful reflection on the transient nature of the every day, and a beautiful work of art from a distinguished photographer and artist. Geoff McFetridge: The Hidden Radiance Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered "The Hidden Radiance" by Geoff McFetridge is a testament to the artist's mastery of visual rhythm and narrative within the confines of silkscreen printing. Created in 2004, this silkscreen on paper measures 20 x 16 inches, a size that allows the intricate patterns and striking blue palette to envelop the viewer's field of vision—each element within the tessellated design pulses with an energy emblematic of McFetridge's graphic artistry. Upon closer inspection, one can discern the meticulous composition of abstract and figurative forms. This patterned artwork is a sophisticated visual puzzle where geometric and organic shapes converge to create a sense of depth and movement. The repetition of the elements serves an aesthetic purpose and weaves a deeper narrative, alluding to the interconnectedness of individuals within a community or the repetitive yet unique nature of urban landscapes. Signed by the artist, this piece holds the personal touch of McFetridge, ensuring its authenticity and connecting the collector directly to the creative process. "The Hidden Radiance" was featured in the renowned "The Beautiful Losers Portfolio" at Agnes B Gallery in Los Angeles as part of a collection celebrating the synergy between contemporary art and street culture. It is also highlighted in the pivotal book "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," published by Edition Iconoclast, which documents this artwork's cultural phenomenon. This silkscreen print is a decorative piece integral to the dialogue between street pop art and mainstream art scenes. It is a collector's piece that captures the essence of McFetridge's influence on the visual language of contemporary art. This language speaks to the discerning art enthusiast and the vibrant street culture aficionado. Ed Templeton: Untitled Shocked Woman Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Presenting a compelling piece by Ed Templeton, "Untitled Shocked Woman" is a work that encapsulates the raw and expressive potential of silkscreen printing. Crafted in 2004, this piece measures 16 x 20 inches and is part of a limited edition of 200, each signed and numbered by Templeton, ensuring its exclusivity and collectible status. This silkscreen print showcases Templeton's unique ability to capture the human condition in its most vulnerable and candid moments. The artwork features the image of a woman, her expression of surprise or shock, a narrative moment frozen in time by Templeton's adept hand. The use of stark, contrasting colors and the overlay of abstract elements give this piece a dynamic quality that is both disturbing and intriguing. The imagery is imbued with immediacy and intimacy, characteristic of Templeton's approach to art. It challenges viewers to confront the unexpected and often unsettling emotions that his subjects display. The raw brushstrokes and the deliberate obscuring of details invite an exploration into the themes of privacy, emotion, and the voyeuristic nature of art. "Untitled Shocked Woman" was published during the seminal exhibition "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," which celebrated the intersection of underground art scenes and mainstream recognition. Templeton's work is a testament to the power of street pop art to convey profound human experiences, making this piece a valuable acquisition for collectors and enthusiasts of contemporary art. James Jarvis x Amos Toys: In-Crowd The Thin Blue Line Wiggins Signed Figure Fine Art Toy 2004 He is introducing the "In-Crowd: The Thin Blue Line Wiggins" - a limited-edition of 100 signed series 3.5x6 collector's item that merges the imaginative world of James Jarvis with the tangible delight of fine art toys. Created in collaboration with Amos Toys, this figure represents a unique synthesis of art, collectibility, and narrative, culminating in a 6-inch (approximately 10cm) vinyl figure named Wiggins, part of a highly exclusive series limited to just 1660 overall pieces worldwide. Wiggins, the diminutive law officer, stands proudly in his uniform, crafted with meticulous attention to detail. From the top of his classic police hat to the soles of his steadfast boots, every element of his attire has been thoughtfully designed to reflect his character's essence. He holds a club, an accessory that hints at his readiness to jump into action and restore order. Yet, his face, with a mustache poised above a stern expression, suggests a depth of personality beyond his official duties. Each figure arrives encased in a beautifully designed box, proudly displaying the signature of James Jarvis, a mark of authenticity and a direct connection to the artist's hand. The packaging is as much a work of art as the figure itself, with the silhouette window showcasing Wiggins in a presentation that blurs the line between toy and art sculpture. Wiggins is not just a character but a storyteller in his own right, embodying the complexities of his profession with a twist of Jarvis's characteristic humor and insight. According to his backstory, when not patrolling the streets, he is penning confessional poetry, providing a glimpse into his sensitive soul—a contrast to his authoritative figure. This piece is a must-have for fans of street pop art and those who appreciate the intersection of art and playfulness. It is a tribute to the offbeat charm and creative vision that James Jarvis is renowned for, making "In-Crowd: The Thin Blue Line Wiggins" a standout addition to any collection of fine art toys or contemporary art pieces. ESPO- Steve Powers: Untitled Next Door HPM Silkscreen Print 2006 Signed/Numbered Steve Powers' "Untitled (Next Door...)" is an exemplary piece of contemporary art, blending the rawness of street art with the sophistication of a gallery piece. This silkscreen on paper, measuring 16 x 20 inches, is part of a limited edition of 200, each individually signed and numbered by the artist, ensuring its status as a collector's item. A standout feature of this artwork is that each print includes unique hand-drawn elements by Powers, making every piece a one-of-a-kind treasure. The artwork is infused with Powers' characteristic wit and visual language, featuring bold graphics and textual interplay that convey a complex narrative. Published in conjunction with the celebrated "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which spanned from 2004 to 2009, this print captures the essence of a movement that blurred the boundaries between underground and mainstream art. The varied elements, from the "Misfit" puzzle piece to the sad figure with a top hat, all speak to themes of identity, societal pressures, and the existential search for meaning. Originating from Iconoclast Editions and the Beautiful Losers Archive, Powers' "Untitled (Next door...)" is not merely a piece of printed art; it's a dialogue with the viewer, a satirical commentary on the human condition, and a reflection of Steve Powers' (aka ESPO) distinctive voice in the world of art. This piece will complement any art collection and serve as a conversation starter due to its vibrant imagery and the artist's unique storytelling prowess. ESPO- Steve Powers: Handy Signs for People You Know in New York City Custom HPM Print 2006 Steve Powers, also known as ESPO, brings the dynamic essence of urban communication to life with his "Handy Signs for People You Know in New York City" from 2006. This collection of die-cut stickers is more than mere decoration; it's a form of expression, embodying the pulse of New York City's streets. Each sticker is a burst of color and symbolism, measuring 12-1/8 x 10-1/4 inches, designed to capture the attention and provoke thought. This piece cleverly categorizes the various archetypes one might encounter in the bustling metropolis: "CONFUSERS" with a pointing hand in blue, "ABUSERS" with a thumbs down in red, "USERS" with a pointing finger in green, and "PRODUCERS" with a handshake in black—the background's vibrant yellow acts as a visual megaphone, amplifying each sign's message. Powers' artwork is a commentary on the social dynamics of city life, each sign a shorthand for the complex interactions that define the urban experience. Released as a custom, high-pressure matte (HPM) die-cut sticker sheet, these stickers are designed to adhere to any surface, turning everyday objects into mediums for social dialogue. "Handy Signs for People You Know in New York City" is an interactive art piece and a cultural artifact that reflects the artist's keen observation of the characters that make up the fabric of city life. For collectors and admirers of Steve Powers' work, this sticker sheet is a unique blend of graphic design, street art, and wry commentary—all hallmarks of Powers' distinct style. Jo Jackson: Untitled Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered & "States" Artist Book Jo Jackson's "Untitled" from 2004 is a serene silkscreen print that captures the minimalist essence of natural forms through color and shape. Measuring 16 x 20 inches, this work is part of a limited edition series, with each piece signed and numbered by the artist, underscoring its exclusivity and collectible value. States is a limited edition flip book zine of 100. The print features a stark, icy peak set against an excellent blue background, evoking a sense of calm and contemplation. The mountain's apex is met with a singular, detailed snowflake, suggesting the purity and uniqueness of nature's creations. Below, a field of white dots dances across the base, reminiscent of a quiet snowfall or a starry night sky. Released in alignment with the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition from 2004 to 2009, Jackson's artwork reflects the introspective and often meditative qualities that contemporary art can elicit. The exhibition was a landmark event showcasing artists who drew inspiration from street culture, graffiti, skateboarding, and other subcultural art forms. Emerging from the Beautiful Losers Archive, this piece represents a moment in contemporary art where simplicity and symbolism converge. For collectors and enthusiasts alike, Jackson's "Untitled" is not just a print but a piece of tranquil beauty, offering a moment of reflection amidst the chaos of everyday life. It is a testament to the artist's ability to distill complex emotions into a single, poignant image. Thomas Campbell: People Of Pangea Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered Thomas Campbell's "People Of Pangea Unite" is a compelling silkscreen on paper that encapsulates a whimsical and thought-provoking perspective on unity and the natural world. This 2005 piece is part of a limited series, individually signed and numbered by the artist, making each print a collectible artifact. The artwork portrays a surreal landscape where human figures merge with the trunk of a tree, creating a visual metaphor for interconnectedness. Above, a speech bubble unfurls with the text, "WHAT EXACTLY ARE CONSERVATIVES CONSERVING," a provocative prompt encouraging viewers to ponder political and environmental stewardship. The piece is punctuated with vibrant splashes of color amidst an otherwise earth-toned palette, drawing the eye across the playful composition. Published for the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which ran from 2004 to 2009, Campbell's print embodies the exhibition's celebration of subcultural art forms and their influence on contemporary art. The exhibition was a significant cultural event, bringing the ethos of skateboarding, graffiti, and street art into the gallery space. "People Of Pangea Unite" is a testament to Campbell's unique ability to blend the fantastical with the critical, offering a statement that is both aesthetically pleasing and intellectually stimulating. For collectors, this print is not just a piece of art; it's a conversation piece that captures a distinctive moment in contemporary art history, characterized by its boldness and ability to challenge the status quo. Thomas Campbell: T Moe Still Smoking Paul Frank Limited Edition Hand Made Custom Wallet 2005 Thomas Campbell's "Still Smoking" is a bespoke, handcrafted wallet, a functional piece of art that fuses utility with the vibrancy of the street culture. Created in 2005, this limited edition item celebrates personal style and artistic flair. Adorned with a myriad of whimsical illustrations that are signature to Campbell's aesthetic, the wallet boasts a light blue background with vivid, contrasting images. From the playful depiction of clouds to the stylized structures and whimsical figures, each element is rendered with a sense of joy and a bold, graphic sensibility. The wallet was released as part of commemorating the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which took place from 2004 to 2009. This global event was a landmark for showcasing the intersection of skateboarding, graffiti, and street art within the contemporary art scene. Campbell's "Still Smoking" wallet is not just an accessory but a collectible piece that captures the essence of an era where art was not confined to galleries but was carried in the pocket, a part of the everyday. It is a tribute to the spirit of "Beautiful Losers" and a must-have for collectors who appreciate the blend of art and everyday life. Andy Jenkins: Untitled Hang Unique HPM Print 2005 Signed/Dated A compelling piece from Andy Jenkins, this artwork is part of a unique collection of 100 inkjet prints, each approximately 11 by 9 inches. This untitled work is a symphony of visual elements, combining typography, graphic design, and hand-drawn illustrations to create a layered narrative. The piece boldly features the word "HANG" in oversized, staggered letters that dominate the visual field, set against a backdrop that intriguingly blends elements of a calendar and handwritten script, suggesting the passage of time and the fleeting nature of moments. A sketched rocket positioned alongside the typography adds a dynamic sense of motion and exploration, further enriching the story told by the print. Each print in this limited edition is individually signed and dated by Jenkins, ensuring its authenticity and connecting the collector directly to the artist's creative journey. This artwork is not just a visual statement but a testament to Jenkins' multidisciplinary approach, where text and image are interwoven to engage and challenge the viewer. Andy Jenkins: Untitled Circle HPM Unique Print 2005 Signed/Dated Andy Jenkins' "Circle Untitled HPM Print" from 2005 is a remarkable example of contemporary printmaking that marries the simplicity of geometric forms with the complexity of individual expression. This piece, one of a hundred unique inkjet prints, each measuring approximately 11 by 9 inches, showcases Jenkins' mastery of form, color, and composition. The artwork features two bold, black circles dominating the visual field; they form a study of perfect symmetry and balance. Surrounding these central figures appear to be handwritten notes and doodles, some clear, some obscured, hinting at the artist's process or perhaps thoughts left intentionally cryptic. The print is set against a pristine white background, which not only accentuates the vividness of the black circles and the red accents within one of them but also gives prominence to the subtle text and line work that invite the viewer to lean in closer. Each print in this series is signed and dated by Jenkins, indicating a personal touch and authenticity that collectors and admirers of art often seek. The limited edition nature of these prints makes each one unique in terms of its place in the series and the slight variations that occur in inkjet printing. Jenkins' "Circle Untitled HPM Print" is not just a visual experience but a tactile one as well, with the artist's choice of paper and printing technique contributing to the overall presence of the work. It is a testament to Jenkins' ability to convey depth and narrative within the minimalist framework, engaging the observer in a silent, reflective, and universal dialogue. With its clean lines and intriguing details, this piece is a compelling addition to any collection that values the intersection of modern design and personal expression within fine art printmaking. Andy "Mel Bend" Jenkins: Scribble Scrabble Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered Andy Jenkins' "Scribble Scrabble" is an intriguing silkscreen and graphite work on paper, capturing the viewer's imagination through its bold graphic quality and playful engagement with typography. Measuring 20 x 16 inches, this piece is part of a finite edition of 200, each numbered and personally signed by Jenkins, affirming its uniqueness and collectible status. The composition features a raised fist entwined with flowing, ribbon-like lines against a backdrop of soft grays, punctuated by the eponymous "Scribble Scrabble" banner in striking black and red. Jenkins' graphic sensibility, honed through years as a pivotal creative in skateboarding culture, is on full display, merging elements of street art with delicate art sensibilities. Released with the seminal "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition from 2004 to 2009, "Scribble Scrabble" represents the creative evolution of skateboarding's aesthetic into gallery spaces. Jenkins, a versatile artist known for his work as a comic artist, illustrator, and creative director, co-founded Dirt magazine with Spike Jonze and Mark Lewman in the early 1990s, further cementing his influence in the subculture. "Scribble Scrabble" by Andy Jenkins is more than a print; it reflects a creative force shaping skateboarding culture's visual language. It holds a place of honor within the Beautiful Losers Archive, representing a time when the lines between subculture and high culture were blurred and beautifully intertwined. Terry Richardson: Smilen Broadway Eye Glasses Art Object 2004 This intriguing art object by Terry Richardson, titled "Smilen Broadway Eye Glasses," is a testament to the fusion of functional design and artistic expression. Presented as an art object from 2004, this pair of black eyeglasses represents Richardson's distinctive visual style, known for its boldness and directness. The glasses measure approximately 3 x 8 x 3 inches, embodying a sense of style within their compact form. The eyeglasses rest against a backdrop that reads "BROADWAY Collection SMILEN EYEWEAR," suggesting a theme of commercialism intertwined with personal identity. The clear acrylic lenses are set in a classic black frame, a color choice with timeless appeal. These glasses are not just accessories; they are statement pieces that reflect the wearer's personality and the artist's unique perspective on everyday objects. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the glasses carry the specifications "STYLE STEVEN COLOR BLACK SIZE 56-16 TEMPLE 145," denoting their bespoke nature. The art object blurs the lines between practical objects and collector's items, challenging the boundaries of what is typically perceived as art. Richardson's work here invites viewers to contemplate the intersection of visual culture, fashion, and personal expression, making it a compelling addition to any collection that values the innovative integration of art into daily life. Ari Marcopoulos: Justin Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Capturing a moment in contemporary portraiture, "Justin" by Ari Marcopoulos is a 2004 silkscreen creation on acid-free archival paper, measuring 20 x 16 inches. This work is part of a coveted limited edition series, with only 200 pieces, each meticulously signed and numbered by Marcopoulos, ensuring its exclusivity and collectible status. Set against a bold pink background, the portrait of 'Justin' is a compelling study of character and form. The stark contrast between the vivid backdrop and the monochromatic subject allows the figure to emerge with depth and introspection. The subject's neutral expression is rendered with a minimalist aesthetic, capturing a serene yet penetrating gaze that seems to look beyond the paper. This piece was published to mark the "Beautiful Losers" exhibit, a celebration of art that blurs the lines between street culture and high art. It reflects the movement's ethos, encapsulating a raw, unadulterated snapshot of youth and subculture. "Justin" is not just a portrait; it is a statement, a piece that speaks to the collector with an appreciation for the convergence of the art form with the zeitgeist of its time. It is a timeless addition to any collection, offering aesthetic beauty and cultural significance. Ari Marcopoulos: "I Might Be Wrong" Artist Art Book 2005 This image is a striking visual piece from Ari Marcopoulos' art book, "I Might Be Wrong," released as a limited fanzine in 2005 numbered limited edition of 100. This compelling work showcases Marcopoulos' skill in capturing street culture's raw and authentic essence. The photograph, printed in offset for precise, sharp detail, measures 20.32 x 12.7 cm, a size that invites close inspection and personal engagement with the viewer. In this monochrome portrayal, a figure stands before a weathered brick wall, their identity concealed behind what appears to be a boombox with eyes, evoking a sense of urban anonymity and artistic subterfuge. The boombox is a poignant symbol of the music and street scenes of the past decades, suggesting a narrative that intertwines personal expression with cultural artifacts. The backdrop is plastered with flyers, including one prominently featuring an announcement for the Alleged Gallery, providing context and anchoring the image in a specific cultural milieu. This edition numbered and limited to 100 copies, is a collector's item, offering an intimate glimpse into the artist's perspective on urban life and art. Marcopoulos is known for his documentary style that often explores the fringes of mainstream culture, and this image is a testament to his ability to find beauty and meaning in the everyday. Collectors and admirers of contemporary photography and street art will recognize the value of this art book as a touchstone for the dynamic and ever-evolving narrative of street culture. Todd James: Alive with Pleasure Silkscreen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered Introducing "Alive With Pleasure" by Todd James, a remarkable 2005 silkscreen creation on paper that vibrates with the artist's iconic energy and stylistic flair. This piece, measuring 7 x 5 inches, is part of an exclusive numbered edition of 100, making it a rare collectible for contemporary art enthusiasts. In this work, James continues to explore the themes of joy and exuberance that permeate much of his oeuvre. The composition features two figures rendered in a monochromatic pink hue that is striking and playful. The foreground is dominated by a character holding a smoke, her expression of unadulterated happiness, eyes closed, and a wide, toothy smile conveying a sense of contentment and delight. Behind her, a second figure, partially obscured, echoes this sentiment with a hand over her mouth smoking, suggesting laughter or a shared secret. James's line work in "Alive With Pleasure" is fluid and confident, with a cartoonish exaggeration immediately recognizable as his signature style. The characters are adorned with details such as the rainbow motif on the central figure's shirt, which adds a layer of visual interest and could be interpreted as a nod to themes of diversity and inclusion. This silkscreen print is not just a piece of art; it's a snapshot of happiness, a representation of life's simple pleasures, and a celebration of the moments that make us feel truly alive. It's a testament to Todd James's ability to capture the spirit of street pop art and package it in a format that resonates with the viewer on a visceral level. For collectors and admirers of Todd James's work, "Alive With Pleasure" is more than an artwork—it's an infusion of joy and an accurate representation of the artist's enduring appeal. Todd James: BullieJames'screen Print 2005 Signed/Numbered Presenting "Bullies" by the acclaimed artist Todd James, also known in the art circles as REAS, this 2005 silkscreen on paper is a vibrant testament to his renowned style deeply rooted in street culture and animated aesthetics. Measuring 20 x 16 inches, this piece is part of a limited edition of 200, each individually signed and numbered by the artist, ensuring its uniqueness and collectability. The artwork showcases four cartoon-like characters, each rendered with exaggerated expressions and gestures that convey a sense of movement and interaction. With its green complexion and fist raised, the dominant figure symbolizes the 'bully' archetype, a recurring theme in REAS's work, which often explores power dynamics and societal roles through a playful yet critical lens. Released in conjunction with the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, "Bullies" encapsulates the energy and ethos of the street culture movement. The use of bold, primary colors and fluid lines is characteristic of Todd James's approach, where he blends elements of graffiti art with a refined art sensibility. This piece is a visual delight and a significant part of the dialogue between street art and mainstream contemporary art. It resonates with the rebellious spirit of the underground scenes from which Todd James emerged while also holding a mirror to society's broader narratives of confrontation and resilience. "Bullies" is a compelling example of Todd James's impact on the evolution of graffiti and street pop art, making it a coveted piece for collectors and enthusiasts. It embodies the fusion of street savvy and aesthetic finesse, a hallmark of James's artistic journey and a colorful addition to any collection. Wes Humpston: Bulldog Skates Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered Featuring a striking blend of bold imagery and vibrant colors, the 'Bulldog Skates artwork by Wes Humpston is a profound piece that captures the essence of skateboarding culture. Created in 2004, this work is crafted with silkscreen and graphite on paper and stands at 20 x 16 inches. It belongs to a special edition limited to 200 pieces, each meticulously numbered and personally signed by the artist, establishing a direct connection between Humpston and the collector. This artwork was unveiled during the critically acclaimed exhibit "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," which celebrated the rich visual language of street culture and its influence on contemporary art. 'Bulldog Skates' is emblematic of Humpston's distinctive style, incorporating elements of street pop art and graffiti artwork. The central image—a fiery-eyed bulldog encapsulated within vibrant green flames—is not just a logo but an icon representing skateboarders' rebellious spirit and fiery passion. The vertical text that borders the central figure, reminiscent of graffiti tags, bears the name 'Bulldog Skates', reinforcing the brand's identity and roots in street art's gritty, raw energy. Humpston's artwork is a testament to the authenticity and creative freedom that defines the street skating scene, resonating with enthusiasts and art collectors alike. 'Bulldog Skates' is more than a piece of art; it is a cultural artifact that embodies the spirit of an era and a community that thrives on the edge of societal norms. Glen E Friedman: My Rules Silkscreen Print 2004 Signed/Numbered This dynamic silkscreen creation, 'My Rules,' by the acclaimed artist Glen E. Friedman, was produced in 2004. This piece, a bold representation of street culture's impact on visual arts, measures 20 x 16 inches and is part of a limited edition series, with only 200 prints available worldwide. Each piece is individually signed and numbered by Friedman, adding a personal authentication to the collector's item. Crafted with the precision and vibrancy characteristic of silkscreen printing, 'My Rules' serves as a visual manifesto of the punk and skateboarding ethos. The artwork was unveiled as part of the iconic 'Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture' exhibition, which celebrated the crossover of street art into the gallery space. 'My Rules' is an emblem of the artist's storied career in documenting the rebellious spirit of youth subcultures. The print is a montage of energetic portraits and live-action shots, centering around a commanding figure vocalizing the title's sentiment. The electric lime-green typography slices through the monochrome backdrop, asserting the defiant tone of the work. This piece is not just an artwork; it is a historical archive that captures the pulse of a movement. It embodies the voice of a generation that challenged norms and lived by their own rules. Owning a piece from this edition is not just an investment in art; it's an acknowledgment of a transformative period in contemporary art, where the streets conversed with the studio, and Glen E. Friedman was there to capture it all. Chris Johanson: Untitled Why Are They So Frantic Silkscreen 2004 Signed/Numbered Untitled Why Are They So Frantic? by Chris Johanson is a compelling silkscreen that speaks volumes through its combination of text and imagery. Created in 2004, this piece is meticulously printed on acid-free archival paper, measuring 20 x 16 inches. It is part of a limited edition series, with only 200, each hand-signed and numbered by Johanson himself. This artwork was conceived for the groundbreaking "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibit that celebrated the influential movements in skate, graffiti, and street art from 2004 to 2009. The piece features an alien figure rendered in a minimalist outline, which serves as a conduit for a message that challenges the viewer to reflect on issues of hysteria and vulnerability within society. The bold, bright green backdrop accentuates the urgency and reflective nature of the text. Johanson's work traveled across various locations as a part of the "Beautiful Losers" exhibition. It was later featured in the "Transfer" shows in Brazil, at Santander Cultural in Porto Alegre and the Brazilian Cultural Pavilion in Ibirapuera Park, Sao Paulo. The influence and reach of the piece are further documented in the "Beautiful Losers" and "Transfer" bibliographies. Originating from the Beautiful Losers Archive, this artwork is a piece of visual culture and a historical snapshot, encapsulating the ethos of a movement that blurs the lines between the gallery and the street. It offers a unique opportunity for collectors and enthusiasts to engage with a pivotal time in contemporary art through Johanson's introspective lens. Chris Johanson: Love Not War Button Badge Set 2004 Numbered Chris Johanson's "Love Not War" is a thought-provoking collection of button badges measuring ten by 17.78 centimeters. This set, presented in a limited edition of 100 copies, reflects Johanson's engagement with contemporary socio-political themes encapsulated within each badge's brief, powerful messages. The badges, set against a vibrant backdrop of yellow with one standout in green, serve as wearable art that invites reflection and discourse. They echo the artist's commitment to peace, support for grassroots entrepreneurship, and critique of consumer culture and war. Each badge is a conversation starter, from advocating for human rights vigilance in global commerce to promoting inner tranquility and love. This numbered collection is a piece of art and a historical commentary, capturing the essence of advocacy and personal expression in miniature manifestos. Johanson's artistry turns wearing a badge into a statement of unique ethos and a call to social consciousness. Mark Gonzales & Harmony Korine: "Adulthood" Artist Art Zine 1995 "Adulthood" is a poignant collaborative art zine from 1995 by Mark Gonzales and Harmony Korine, artists known for their influential work within the skateboarding and film communities, respectively. This fanzine is a physical manifesto of the era's subculture, rendered through the photocopied medium that gives it a raw, authentic aesthetic. Measuring approximately 20.32 x 12.7 cm, the zine is a handheld testament to the DIY ethos that permeated the underground art scenes of the time. The cover features a grainy, high-contrast image of four young men, evoking the style of early 20th-century portraiture yet brimming with the defiant attitude of the 90s. Beneath the image, the names "Mark Gonzales" and "Harmony Korine" boldly declare this collaborative effort, uniting two distinct creative forces in a shared vision. The title "ADULTHOOD" looms above in stark, typewritten letters, juxtaposed with the date "First ish. March 1995," anchoring the piece in a specific moment of cultural production. Limited to 100 copies, this edition is as much a collectible as it is a slice of cultural history, capturing the ethos of a generation poised on the cusp of adulthood yet profoundly entrenched in the subversive youth culture of the time. Each zine serves as a snapshot of the period, a tangible artifact that embodies the spirit of collaboration and creativity that Gonzales and Korine are celebrated for. This work is a must-have for collectors and enthusiasts of 90s skate culture, indie film, and the raw energy of street-inspired art. Mark Gonzales: Limited Edition Krooked Air Freshener Art Object 2004 Embodying the skate culture aesthetic, Mark Gonzales presents the Limited Edition Krooked Air Freshener, a vibrant art object marring functionality with street art flair. Released in 2004 as part of the Beautiful Losers Portfolio, these air fresheners transcend their practical use, standing as collectible pieces reflective of Gonzales's artistic vision. Each air freshener features the distinctive Krooked skateboarding brand's playful and irreverent character, rendered in bold, graphic outlines. Available in two designs, the first flaunts a rich purple hue, embodying the Krooked eyes motif. In contrast, the second design showcases the brand's signature character in a stark white against a striking blue background. These art objects were curated for the seminal "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition, which celebrated the influential DIY spirit in art from 2004 to 2009. The collection taps into the heartbeat of street culture, infusing everyday items with a sense of artistry and rebellion against the mainstream. Originating from Iconoclast Editions and the esteemed Beautiful Losers Archive, the Krooked Air Fresheners holds a special place in the chronicles of contemporary art. They serve as a testament to GGonzales' impact on the skateboarding and art communities and a symbol of the era's diffusion of underground art with everyday life. These limited edition pieces are coveted by collectors and enthusiasts, representing a moment when street culture boldly claimed its space in the world of high art. Phil Frost: Custom Superwide Poster Refillable Marker 2004 Phil Frost presents a unique fusion of utility and artistry with his Superwide Marker and Poster Marker, crafted in 2004. These custom plastic refillable markers are more than mere tools; they are individual art pieces, standing approximately 2 x 5 inches, and are part of a limiwoman'stwomen'siwomen's00 each. The markers are adorned with FFrost's distinctive tribal-esque motifs in black against a vivid orange backdrop. This design is instantly recognizable to those familiar with FFrost'swork, known for its intricate patterns and a keen sense of the priMill's yet contemporary visual language. Sourced from Iconoclast Editions and part of the Beautiful Losers Archiv", these markers embody the ethos" of the "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture" exhibition. This project celebrated the DIY culture and street art that influenced a generation of artists. For MMills'srs, these markers are a tangible slice of the exhibition, encapsulating the essence of street culture's impact on contemporary art. They are a testament to the vision where the everyday object becomes a canvas, blending form and function with the fluidity of street art. These markers are functional items and collectible works that carry the artist's artist's signature style into the hands of creatives and art enthusiasts alike. Mike Mills: The Architecture of Reassurance 1999 Mini Book Mike MMills's" The Architecture of Reassurance" is a captivating softcover artist book that serves as a visual extension of his short film. Released in 1999, this first edition book measures 7 x 4.25 inches and is a rare collectible sourced directly from the Beautiful Losers Archive. Within its pages, the book offers a rich collection of photographs and film stills that capture the essence of a young woman's women's women's journey through the suburban landscapes around Los Angeles. These images are woven together to create a narrative that explores themes of urban isolation, the search for identity, and the comforting yet sometimes sterile uniformity of residential design. Mill's work is renowned for its ability to distill profound socio-cultural observations into minimalist visuals. "the Architecture of Reassurance" is no exception, reflecting thoughtfully on our environments and how they shape our experiences and perceptions. This intimate publication is a book and a portable gallery of MMills's cinematic and photographic talent. For admirers of MMills' work and those interested in the interplay between film, photography, and urban theory, this artist is an invaluable addition to their collection, offering a tactile piece of the late 20th-century zeitgeist. Clare Rojas: Peggy Honeywell Faint Humms Limited Edition CD 2004 This art object is a limited edition CD titled Peggy Honeywell "Faint Humms" by Clare E. Rojas, an artist whose work spans a variety of mediums, often exploring themes of identity and folklore. Released in conjunction with the influential exhibit "Beautiful Losers: Contemporary Art and Street Culture," this CD is not only a vessel of Rojas' auditory art but also a collectible item that represents the intersection of music and visual art within the street culture milieu. The CD is presented in a striking orange case, which underscores Rojas' bold use of color in her visual artworks. The case is enveloped in a foam liner, ensuring the protection of the disc and echoing the care typically given to preserve art objects. The disc, with its reflective surface creating a spectrum of colors, is reminiscent of Rojas' characteristic style, which often employs vibrant, contrasting hues. This piece is a tangible connection to the ethos of the "Beautiful Losers" exhibition, which celebrated the diverse art forms emerging from street culture and its influence on contemporary art. As a limited edition release, this CD is a snapshot of a particular moment in art history, embodying the creative spirit of an era where the lines between different artistic disciplines were blurred to create new forms of expression. Collectors and enthusiasts of Clare E. Rojas' work and those who appreciate the legacy of street culture in art will find this CD a meaningful addition to their collection. Ryan McGinness: Custom Sticker Pack 2005 Signed/Numbered This art piece is a Custom Multiverse Sticker Pack by Ryan McGinness, an artist renowned for graphic representations and organic forms. The pack, released in 2005, is part of a special edition, limited to 100 copies, each meticulously signed and numbered by McGinness, indicating its position as #of 100. The dimensions of the case are 12.7 x 12.7 cm, a compact size that encapsulates the essence of McGinness' design philosophy. Presented in a sleek silver case that shimmers with a metallic sheen, the pack embodies a sense of exclusivity and modernity. The artist's signature on the left side of the envelope certifies the work's originality. At the same time, the iconic crown emblem of the Ryan McGinness Studios logo on the right is a stamp of quality and authenticity. Inside, the case contains an array of stickers, each a fragment of McGinness' vibrant multiverse. These are not mere embellishments; they are adhesive artworks, allowing the bearer to carry a piece of the McGinness aesthetic into the world. The stickers serve as a portable gallery, a democratization of art at the heart of McGinness' ethos. This Multiverse Sticker Pack is a collectible that blurs the boundaries between high art and the accessible art form of stickers. For admirers of Ryan McGinness' work, this pack is a unique opportunity to own a piece of art history that is interactive, playful, and deeply rooted in the visual language of contemporary culture.

    $29,398.99

  • Tripping Devil Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Tripping Devil Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Tripping Devil is an original hand-drawn art drawing on framed, hand-deckled, aged art paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2012 Signed Original One of a Kind Pencil/Graphite Drawing Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x5 Custom Framed & Matted By Artist. The Fusion of Street Pop and Graffiti Art in Naoto Hattori's Work The intersection of street pop art and graffiti represents a vibrant and often rebellious art form that seeks to challenge traditional aesthetics, present social commentary, and engage public spaces as a canvas for expression. Naoto Hattori's "Tripping Devil" is a profound example of this artistic intersection, although it differs from the conventional spray-painted murals on city walls. This 2012 original pencil/graphite drawing is a testament to the diverse techniques and materials employed within the genre, bridging the raw spirit of street art with the meticulous skills of classical drawing. Hattori's piece is delicately framed, sized at 8.5x8.5 inches, with the image measuring 3x5 inches. The artist crafted the custom frame and matting, underscoring the personalized touch and attention to detail that Hattori brings to his work. The art paper is hand-deckled and aged, a choice that lends an additional layer of texture and a sense of historical depth to the piece. This material selection is particularly poignant, as it imbues the artwork with an ancient quality that contrasts sharply with the typically ephemeral nature of street and graffiti art. Naoto Hattori's Unique Aesthetic within Street Pop Art Naoto Hattori's oeuvre is often characterized by dream-like surrealism, where fantastical creatures and morphed figures challenge the viewer's perception of reality. "Tripping Devil" is no exception. The drawing features a creature with a human-like face and a body that transitions into an octopus-like form. This blending of the human and the surreal is a hallmark of Hattori's style and speaks to the transformative potential of street pop art and graffiti artwork. The stark monochromatic palette of graphite focuses on the intricate details and shading that bring the "Tripping Devil" to life. Despite being contained within a frame, the artwork carries the spirit of street pop art, often characterized by a bold defiance of boundaries and an embrace of the unconventional. Hattori's systematic approach to drawing parallels the deliberate and thoughtful techniques used by street artists and graffiti writers to create their pieces, albeit on a different scale and medium. Naoto Hattori and the Collectibility of Street Pop Art Collectors and enthusiasts of street pop art and graffiti artwork are increasingly seeking pieces to be displayed within the home, transitioning from public spectacle to personal treasure. Hattori's "Tripping Devil" exemplifies this trend, offering the art market a one-of-a-kind piece that encapsulates the essence of street art in a form that is both collectible and suited for private exhibition. The artist's signature on the piece is a seal of authenticity and a bridge between the artist and the collector. The originality of the "Tripping Devil" is paramount. In a domain where mass production and replication are commonplace, Hattori's commitment to creating a singular original work elevates the piece's value and appeal. The meticulous nature of the work, combined with its unique presentation on aged art paper, creates a dialogue between the transient nature of street art and the enduring quality of fine art collecting. The Cultural Relevance of Hattori's Artistry In the broader context of street pop art and graffiti artwork, Hattori's "Tripping Devil" stands out as a cultural artifact that embodies the innovative spirit of these art forms. While street pop art often conveys messages about popular culture and societal issues, Hattori's work delves into the psyche, exploring themes of identity, consciousness, and the human condition through a surrealistic lens. This piece, while not displayed in a public space, continues the tradition of street pop art and graffiti artwork with its aim to provoke thought and evoke emotion. The surreal elements invite interpretation and reflection, much like the larger-than-life murals and tags in urban environments. Hattori's "Tripping Devil" is a reminder that the heart of street art lies not only in its location but also in its ability to connect with viewers on a profound level, challenging perceptions and encouraging a deeper engagement with the visual narrative. Naoto Hattori's "Tripping Devil" is an exquisite example of the potential for cross-pollination between street pop art, graffiti artwork, and traditional drawing techniques. It stands as a testament to the artist's skill and the versatility of street-inspired art. As this piece demonstrates, the value of street pop art and graffiti artwork extends beyond the city's walls, finding a place within the collections of art lovers who appreciate the nuanced blend of rebellion, craftsmanship, and narrative depth that these genres offer.

    $755.99

  • Praying Frog Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Praying Frog Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Praying Frog Original Hand Drawn Art Drawing on Framed Hand Deckled Aged Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2012 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Pencil/Graphite Drawing Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x5 Custom Framed & Matted By Artist. Naoto Hattori's Praying Frog: A Fusion of Surrealism and Street Aesthetics The 'Praying Frog' original hand-drawn art drawing is a compelling illustration of Naoto Hattori's capacity to intertwine the whimsical aspects of surrealism with the grounded, accessible elements characteristic of street pop art and graffiti artwork. This piece, brought to life in 2012, is a one-of-a-kind pencil/graphite drawing that has been carefully framed and matted by the artist, underscoring Hattori's personal involvement and artistic dedication to his work. Set in a square frame measuring 8.5x8.5 inches, the artwork occupies a 3x5 inch space on hand-deckled aged art paper, chosen for its textured quality and how it contributes to the overall aesthetic of the piece. The 'Praying Frog' stands out in its simplicity and the depth of its expression. The choice of subject, a frog caught in a moment of anthropomorphic posture, implies a narrative that goes beyond the visual, prompting reflection and inviting personal interpretation. This is a common thread in street pop art, where the imagery often serves as a portal to deeper contemplation, engaging the viewer in a dialogue that transcends the artwork itself. Hattori's decision to custom frame and mat the piece enhances its intimacy, suggesting that this small window into a surreal world is a complete universe in and of itself. The Intimacy of Hattori's Art in the Public Domain of Street Art The realm of street pop art and graffiti artwork is typically associated with large-scale works that command public spaces; however, Hattori's 'Praying Frog' challenges this notion by presenting a world contained within the modest dimensions of a small-scale drawing. The piece's intimacy reflects the ethos of street art, which is often about making personal statements in the public sphere. Hattori's work brings this sensibility into the private domain, allowing for a one-on-one interaction between the art and the viewer. The detailed graphite work, combined with the hand-deckled edges of the aged paper, creates a tactile experience that invites the viewer to lean in and engage with the subtle textures and shades that define the drawing. The artwork's presentation, with slight signs of handling and the artist's touch in its framing, resonates with the authenticity sought in street art. While serving to protect and showcase the drawing, the frame also bears witness to the passage of time, evidenced by the gentle marks and scuffs that tell of the artwork's journey from creation to curation. These marks of age and handling imbue the 'Praying Frog' with a history and presence often found in the patinated surfaces of urban street art. Transcending Boundaries: The 'Praying Frog' in the Context of Street Pop Art Naoto Hattori's 'Praying Frog' is a profound example of how the boundaries between different art forms can be transcended, creating a space where the surreal can coexist with the urban aesthetic of street pop art and graffiti artwork. Though confined to a small scale, the drawing is expansive in its emotional and imaginative reach. It captures the viewer's attention in much the same way that a mural might seize the gaze of passersby on a bustling street, proving that impact is not limited by size. The artwork's meticulous attention to detail and the thoughtful selection of aged paper demonstrate Hattori's reverence for materials with inherent stories within their fibers. This parallels how street art often incorporates the character of the urban landscape into its narrative, allowing the environment to become part of the artwork itself. Though removed from the city's walls, the' Praying Frog' carries the spirit of street art in its essence, bridging the gap between the gallery and the alleyway. 'Praying Frog' is a microcosm of Hattori's artistic philosophy, blending the dreamlike qualities of his surrealism with the grounded, emotive pull of street pop art. This piece not only represents a visual exploration of thematic depth but also serves as a physical artifact of Hattori's journey as an artist—a journey marked by the convergence of imagination and the tactile, textured world in which we live.

    $755.99

  • Gojira Original Mixed Media Watercolor Painting by Aelhra

    Aelhra Gojira Original Mixed Media Watercolor Painting by Aelhra

    Gojira Original Painting Spray Paint Watercolor Mixed Media on Art Paper by Aelhra Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2014 Signed Original Mixed Media Spray Paint Watercolor Artwork Size 15x22

    $478.99

  • Astro Boy Original Watercolor Painting by Adam Lister

    Adam Lister Astro Boy Original Watercolor Painting by Adam Lister

    Astro Boy Original Watercolor Painting by Adam Lister One of a Kind Artwork on 140lb Cold-Press Watercolor Fine Art Paper by Street Art Pop Artist. 2023 Signed Date & Title on Back Watercolor Original Painting Size 8x10 Astro Boy Kaws Tribute by Adam Lister. Discover the unique and mesmerizing world of Adam Lister, an exceptional contemporary artist renowned for his original acrylic paintings. Lister skillfully combines geometric shapes, bold colors, and intricate compositions to create a visual experience that transcends the ordinary. His art is a harmonious blend of abstraction and representation, inviting viewers to engage with familiar subjects in a fresh, innovative way. Lister's work is celebrated internationally, with collectors and enthusiasts praising his ability to reinvent classic themes and cultural icons through a modern lens. Immerse yourself in the captivating universe of Adam Lister and explore the profound impact his acrylic paintings have on the art world. This is an artistic journey you don't want to miss.

    $3,688.99

  • Fish Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Fish Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Fish Original Hand Drawn Art Drawing on Framed Hand Deckled Aged Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2012 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Pencil/Graphite Drawing Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x5 Custom Framed & Matted By Artist, Slight Scuffing To Frame Consistent to Age. The Artistic Journey of Naoto Hattori's Fish Original Drawing Naoto Hattori's unique contribution to the art world often finds a comfortable residence at the intersection of surrealism and street art. The 'Fish Original' hand-drawn art piece on framed hand-deckled aged art paper is a distinct representation of this artistic blend. Crafted in 2012, this original pencil/graphite drawing is a testament to Hattori's intricate style and ability to create depth and narrative within the confines of minimalist subject matter. The artwork, housed within a custom 8.5x8.5 inch frame, showcases an image size of 3x5 inches, offering a glimpse into the artist's surreal perspective through the lens of street pop art and graffiti artwork. This singular piece by Hattori is a signed, original, one-of-a-kind drawing showcasing monochromatic art's subtle yet powerful impact. The decision to create this work on hand-deckled aged art paper indicates Hattori's reverence for the textural qualities that the paper brings to the artwork. The deckled edges add an element of antiquity and an organic feel to the piece, enhancing the visual experience and complementing the simplicity of the subject—a single fish. The drawing, while straightforward in its representation, is imbued with a sense of motion and life, capturing the subject's essence with a delicate realism often associated with Hattori's work. Exploring the Nuances of Hattori's Surrealism in a Street Art Context The 'Fish Original' piece by Naoto Hattori is a subtle nod to the fluidity of street pop art and the evocative nature of graffiti artwork. While Hattori's work is primarily rooted in surrealism, the influences of street art are evident in the way he approaches his subjects. This drawing has a certain rawness and directness, qualities frequently celebrated in street art. The pencil work is precise, yet there is an undercurrent of freedom and spontaneity that aligns with the spirit of graffiti art. Custom framed and matted by the artist, the 'Fish Original' drawing reflects Hattori's hands-on approach to his art from inception to presentation. The slight scuffing on the frame, consistent with its age, adds character to the piece, suggesting a history beyond its visual content. This kind of patina often draws admirers of street art to such pieces, as it provides a rich and personal narrative. The scuffs are not flaws but marks of a journey, much like the weathered walls that serve as canvases in street art.  Street Pop Art, Graffiti Artwork, and the Intimacy of Small-Scale Works The world of street pop art and graffiti artwork is known for its boldness and large-scale visibility. However, pieces like Hattori's 'Fish Original' challenge this convention by bringing the intimacy of small-scale artwork into focus. Through this drawing, Hattori communicates that the essence of street pop art is not confined to size but is found in the authenticity and expressive power of the piece. Hattori's choice of framing and matting further personalizes the artwork, making it a complete piece that offers a narrative, much like street art, which often tells stories in the public domain. The 'Fish Original' by Naoto Hattori bridges the often disparate worlds of fine art and street art, marrying the intricacy of pencil drawing with the accessible, emotive drawing of street pop art. It exemplifies how art can transcend boundaries and speak to a diverse audience. This drawing, with its meticulous craftsmanship and the textured backdrop of aged paper, is a cherished piece in contemporary art, offering a moment of contemplation and connection in the bustling dialogue of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It stands as a beacon of the potential that lies in the fusion of different artistic disciplines, as seen through the visionary eyes of Naoto Hattori.

    $755.99

  • Sale -30% Tanuki Fighter Original Acrylic Painting by Nicole Gustafsson

    Nicole Gustafsson Tanuki Fighter Original Acrylic Painting by Nicole Gustafsson

    Tanuki Fighter Original One of a Kind Acrylic Painting Artwork on Fine Art Paper by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Nicole Gustafsson. 2014 Custom Framed & Matted Signed Original Image 3x3 Frame 8.5x8.5 Nicole Gustafsson's Artistic Vision Gustafsson's work, including "Tanuki Fighter," is often marked by an infusion of vibrant colors and imaginative elements that speak to the innocence of childhood fantasies and the complex narratives in urban street art. Her technique involves using acrylics—a medium known for its bright, opaque colors and quick drying times—allowing for the dynamic and layered compositions that have become her signature. The "Tanuki Fighter" is a testament to her skill in manipulating this medium, resulting in a visual spectacle that is as much a fine art piece as an emblem of pop culture. The "Tanuki Fighter" is an original acrylic painting on fine art paper by Nicole Gustafsson, whose work has significantly influenced street pop art and graffiti artwork. This particular piece, created in 2014, is a quintessential example of Gustafsson's unique aesthetic, which merges the whimsy of pop art with the raw edge of street art, creating a distinctive and recognizable oeuvre that has captivated a global audience. Depiction and Symbolism The painting depicts a tanuki, a creature often found in Japanese folklore, known for its mischievous spirit and shapeshifting abilities. Gustafsson has given this mythical creature a contemporary twist, portraying it as a fighter with a determined expression and a fighting stance. The choice of a tanuki as the subject matter is a nod to the playful and often fantastical themes prevalent in street pop art while also embodying graffiti artwork's transformative and rebellious spirit. The tanuki is presented in a simplistic yet expressive style, with attention to the textural details that give the character a lifelike presence. Its pose and attire are reminiscent of a sumo wrestler, adding a layer of cultural reference and humor to the piece. Using a monochromatic color scheme for the tanuki against a contrasting vibrant green background emphasizes the figure, drawing the viewer's eye directly to the subject. Composition and Framing "Tanuki Fighter" is not just notable for its subject and style but also for its presentation. The original image, measuring 3x3 inches, is custom framed and matted to an overall size of 8.5x8.5 inches. This deliberate framing choice highlights the artwork's intimacy and intricacy. The piece's scale, when paired with the boldness of its content, plays with the viewer's perception, demanding a closer look and personal engagement with the work. The framing choice also speaks to Gustafsson's understanding of her artwork's role as standalone pieces and as part of a larger narrative in someone's living space. A framed piece of art carries a different weight and presence compared to unframed street art, and "Tanuki Fighter" bridges these two worlds, bringing the raw energy of street art into the curated environment of home galleries. Cultural Impact and Collectibility As an original piece by a famous street graffiti artist, "Tanuki Fighter" holds significant value for collectors and enthusiasts of street pop art. Original works represent a tangible connection to the artist's vision and narrative, offering an authentic slice of the culture and era that produced it. Moreover, the piece's status as a one-of-a-kind artwork elevates its desirability, making it a sought-after item for those looking to own a piece of contemporary art history. The work's uniqueness is further solidified by Gustafsson's hand in its creation, with the artist signing the piece. This assures its authenticity and marks it as an integral part of Gustafsson's artistic journey. Collectors of such pieces often view them as investments, not just in financial terms but also as cultural artifacts that capture the essence of a particular artistic movement or style. In summary, Nicole Gustafsson's "Tanuki Fighter" embodies the playful spirit and cultural blending that defines street pop art and graffiti artwork. Its clever use of folklore, combined with a modern aesthetic and presentation, makes it a standout piece that captures the imagination and reflects the evolving nature of contemporary art. As an original, signed, custom-framed piece, it holds a special place within Gustafsson's body of work and the broader context of street-inspired art.

    $322.00$225.00

  • Someday Baby 04 Original Silkscreen Painting by Greg Gossel

    Greg Gossel Someday Baby 04 Original Silkscreen Painting by Greg Gossel

    Someday Baby- 04 Original Painting Mixed-Media Silkscreen Ink, Acrylic, Spray Paint & Collage on 250gsm Fine Art Paper by Greg Gossel Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Someday Baby 04 Original Silkscreen Painting by Greg Gossel "This series is inspired by a recent trip to Kyoto, Japan. Throughout my time in Japan, I visited a number of vintage book shops and second-hand stores, collecting a variety of graphic novels, songbooks, magazines, old newspapers, and maps. Upon returning to my studio I used these materials as not only image and type references for this new body of work, but also physical collage elements incorporated into each piece. The heavily layered imagery and vibrant color palette of this hand-printed series reflects the rich tradition and lively culture I experienced during my stay in Japan." - Greg Gossel

    $1,075.99

  • Goonie 030 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 030 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 030 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3 Custom Framed & Matted By Artist. The Singular Essence of Naoto Hattori's Goonie 030 In the vast landscape of contemporary art, there lies a particular niche where the surreal and the concrete converge. Here, the creations of Naoto Hattori resonate with a peculiar vibrancy, a kind of street pop art that blurs the lines between the urban graffiti art movement and the fantastical realms of the imagination. The 'Goonie 030' original watercolor art painting is a quintessential embodiment of this confluence. The work, created in 2013, is an original signed piece by Hattori, celebrated for its one-of-a-kind presence in the art community. The 'Goonie 030' piece explores the intimate interplay between the medium of watercolor and the surreal artistic impulses that characterize Hattori's oeuvre. The framed artwork, with an image size of 3x3 inches, is a window into a world that defies the ordinary, encapsulating a moment of creative genius in a compact space. The frame size of 8.5x8.5 inches houses the art in a manner that draws the eye inward, focusing the viewer's attention on the intricate details of the painting. Custom framed and matted by the artist himself, 'Goonie 030' is presented in a way that enhances its visual impact. The choice to personally frame the work suggests a level of intimacy and care that Hattori imparts to his pieces. This act of framing is not merely a practical measure but a continuation of the creative process, ensuring that the presentation complements the artwork's thematic content and aesthetic value. Naoto Hattori's Vision in Watercolor Naoto Hattori's work often transcends the conventional boundaries of street pop art and graffiti artwork, and 'Goonie 030' is no exception. The watercolor medium allows fluidity and softness that contrasts with graffiti art's often bold and stark lines. Yet, this very dichotomy elevates the piece, allowing it to speak the language of street art through a whisper rather than a shout. The subtle tonal gradations and the gentle pooling of hues in 'Goonie 030' demonstrate Hattori's deft hand and ability to convey depth and emotion within a confined space. While distinctively surreal, the subject of 'Goonie 030' maintains a passionate connection with the viewer that is frequently sought after in street pop art. The character depicted in the painting, with its endearing yet enigmatic features, serves as a conduit for personal interpretation, much like the transient and often interpretative nature of graffiti art murals adoring city walls. This piece, therefore, becomes a kind of visual poetry, a small stanza in the larger narrative of Hattori's artistic expression. Street Pop Art and the Intimate Scale The trend within street pop art and graffiti artwork has often leaned towards grandiosity in scale, with large murals and installations dominating the scene. However, 'Goonie 030' challenges this trend through its diminutive size, proving that impactful art is open to more than large canvases. In its compact form, this original watercolor painting invites a closer, more personal interaction, akin to reading a novel as opposed to viewing a billboard. In this intimate engagement, the viewer can truly appreciate the meticulous skill and delicate nuances that Hattori has woven into the work. The framing and matting performed by the artist serve to honor the personal scale of the piece, creating a boundary that distinguishes the artwork from the vastness of its surroundings. In a way, this echoes the ethos of street art, which often seeks to carve out a space for individual expression within the public sphere. 'Goonie 030', though housed within the private confines of a collector's domain, carries the spirit of street art in its very essence. The creation of 'Goonie 030' is a testament to Naoto Hattori's versatility as an artist capable of easily traversing the realms of street pop art, graffiti artwork, and surrealism. Through thl watercolor painting, Hattori invites viewers to reflect on the potential of small spaces to hold vast worlds within them. The work stands as a singular statement in the canon of contemporary art. This piece encapsulates the beauty and complexity of Hattori's vision, rendered with the grace and precision that only watercolor can afford.

    $637.99

  • Goonie 034 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 034 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 034 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3. Custom Framed & Matted By Artist Navigating the Surreal and Street Pop Art in Goonie 034 by Naoto Hattori Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 034" emerges as a significant piece in Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork despite its roots in the more traditional practice of watercolor painting. The 2013 original creation is a testament to Hattori's distinctive vision, blending the boundaries between the precise technique of watercolor and the often spontaneous, expressive nature of street art. This artwork, enshrined within a custom 8.5x8.5-inch frame, brings forward a 3x3-inch image that captivates with its surrealist depiction, inviting a streetwise dialogue on a fine art platform. The artwork, signed and singular in its existence, reflects the artist's deep engagement with the piece, from the stroke of the brush to the careful selection of the frame and matte. Hattori's involvement in each step of the creation and presentation process aligns with the ethos of street artists, who often see their art from inception through to its final public display. This dedication to the craft and the artwork's journey from studio to viewer shares the spirit of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork, where the artist's hand is evident in every aspect. Hattori's "Goonie 034" might not explicitly adopt the visual lexicon of graffiti; however, the piece exudes a rebellious aura akin to the impactful visuals of graffiti art. The watercolor medium, often seen as delicate and reserved for fine art, is pushed to new limits in Hattori's hands, presenting a piece that challenges the viewer's expectations and traditional art norms. This subversion is a core element of street and pop art, making "Goonie 034" a bridge between disciplines and inviting fine art enthusiasts to explore street-inspired artwork's vivid and raw territories. The Influence of Naoto Hattori and the Interplay with Urban Art Forms Naoto Hattori's influence in the artistic community extends beyond his surreal imagery. His artwork "Goonie 034" is pivotal in the conversation about the interplay between different art forms. The small scale of the watercolor painting demands close inspection, much like the intricate details found in stencil graffiti or the hidden messages in urban murals. It's a dialogue of the intimate versus the expansive, the personal versus the public, a dynamic often explored in Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork. The enigmatic quality of Hattori's work embodies street art's unpredictability and layered meanings. While his canvas is paper and his tools are brushes and pigments, the sentiment conveyed is as powerful and engaging as any piece found on the concrete canvases of cityscapes. "Goonie 034" is a cultural artifact that transcends the conventional gallery space and resonates with the authenticity and vibrancy of street art. Exploring "Goonie 034" in the context of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork underscores the fluidity of art and howhich it can occupy multiple spaces and cater to diverse audiences. Hattori's piece serves as a reminder of the limitless possibilities that arise when artists draw inspiration from various sources and blur the lines between established art categories. The artwork is a testament to the evolving narrative of street and pop art, which continues redefining itself and its relevance in the ever-changing landscape of contemporary art.

    $637.99

  • Goonie 041 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 041 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 041 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Mini Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3. Custom Framed & Matted By Artist Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 041" and the Essence of Surrealism in Art "Goonie 041," an original watercolor painting by the surreal artist Naoto Hattori, stands as an embodiment of the delicate balance between realism and fantasy that defines surrealism. This one-of-a-kind piece, completed in 2013, is a masterful display of Hattori's ability to draw the viewer into a world that defies conventional boundaries. The artwork, measuring 3x3 inches within an 8.5x8.5-inch custom frame, is meticulously signed by the artist. Hattori's choice to mat and frame the piece himself adds an intimate touch, further personalizing the viewing experience. While typically not categorized within the traditional definitions of street pop art and graffiti artwork, "Goonie 041" resonates with the same spirit of freedom and expression that characterizes these art forms. Hattori's work often explores the subconscious, merging elements of the dream world with reality. The framed watercolor painting presents an image that, while small in size, is expansive in imagination, inviting the observer into a realm where the rules of the physical world are bent and reshaped by the artist's vision. Artistic Significance of "Goonie 041" Within Contemporary Art The significance of "Goonie 041" within the contemporary art scene lies in its juxtaposition of the meticulous technique of watercolor with the unpredictable nature of surreal subject matter. Hattori's skillful brushwork brings to life the textures and nuances of the figure, providing a stark contrast to the surreal elements that make his work distinctive. The composition of the piece, centered within the square frame, draws focus to the surreal figure, compelling the viewer to contemplate the story behind the image. Hattori's work, including "Goonie 041," contributes to a larger conversation about the intersection of various art forms and the ways in which artists can communicate complex ideas through diverse mediums. The painting's existence within a traditionally framed context does not diminish its connection to the more transient and public expressions found in street art. Instead, it highlights the versatility of surrealist art to find a home across a spectrum of settings and formats. In conclusion, Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 041" is a fine example of contemporary surrealism that shares an undercurrent with street pop art and graffiti artwork. The piece encapsulates the artist's profound connection to a deeper artistic narrative, one that delves into the realms of the surreal and the subconscious. Through "Goonie 041," Hattori invites us to explore the boundless possibilities of imagination, challenging our perceptions and encouraging us to see beyond the visible world.

    $637.99

  • Goonie 032 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 032 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 032 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3 Custom Framed & Matted By Artist. Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 032" and the Essence of Street Pop Art In the dynamic world of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork, the term 'original' carries significant weight. Originality is the lifeblood of an art form that prides itself on its unique voice and resistance to the mainstream. Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 032," a 2013 watercolor painting, embodies this spirit of originality and is a fascinating piece within the broader context of pop and street art. The work, a one-of-a-kind watercolor painting, presents itself not only as an artifact of Hattori's vivid imagination but also as a reflection of the artist's ability to converge the ethos of street pop art with the subtleties of watercolor techniques. Presented on fine art paper, the painting measures 3x3 inches and is housed in a custom frame and matting at 8.5x8.5 inches. It was designed and executed by Hattori himself. This hands-on approach to the artwork's presentation speaks volumes about the artist's commitment to the totality of his craft. From the creation of the painting to its framing, every step is imbued with a personal touch that aligns with the DIY ethos prevalent in street art culture. Interpreting the Surrealism in Hattori's Street Pop Art "Goonie 032" showcases a subject that is quintessentially Hattori – a surreal figure with an almost otherworldly demeanor. The character's facial expression is a contemplative mystery set against an undefined backdrop, allowing the subject to command the viewer's full attention. The use of watercolors adds a dream-like quality to the work, with colors blending into one another, suggesting a fluidity often associated with street art's ever-changing and dynamic nature. The small size of the image within the substantial frame draws a viewer in, demanding close inspection and personal engagement, much like the intimate experience of encountering small yet striking pieces of graffiti or street pop art in unexpected urban nooks. The artistry lies not only in the painting itself but also in the juxtaposition of the scale against the bold statement made by the solid, dark frame that borders it. The Collectibility and Impact of Hattori's Watercolor Works The market for Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork values rarity and the hand of the artist, and Hattori's "Goonie 032" is exemplary in this regard. As a signed original, the painting directly connects to the artist's hand, amplifying its desirability among collectors. The watercolor medium, though not traditionally associated with the often bold and brash medium of street art, is employed by Hattori in such a way that it reflects the nuanced possibilities of street-inspired artwork. This piece asserts that the vibrancy of street art can be conveyed through the subtlety of watercolors, a notion that broadens the definition and reach of street pop art. The act of framing and matting the piece also contributes to its collectibility. By customizing the presentation, Hattori ensures that "Goonie 032" is not just a piece of art but an entire aesthetic experience. This attention to framing is similar to the way street artists often have to work within and around the confines of the spaces they choose to tag or moralize, turning limitations into a part of the creative process. Cultural Significance of "Goonie 032" in Contemporary Art Naoto Hattori's artwork transcends the traditional boundaries of pop art and graffiti, venturing into the realm of the personal and the fantastical. "Goonie 032" manifests how street art's influence has permeated various levels of art production, leading to innovative expressions that maintain a dialogue with viewers akin to the conversations sparked by outdoor murals and illicit tags. In "Goonie 032," the dialogue is intimate, prompting an inward journey reflective of the painting's introspective subject. The cultural relevance of Hattori's work is rooted in its ability to resonate with the ethos of street art – the expression of identity, the challenge to societal norms, and the breaking of artistic conventions. "Goonie 032," with its originality, craftsmanship, and surrealistic vision, is a vibrant example of how the principles of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork can be applied across different mediums and contexts, maintaining the spirit of the street in the serenity of the gallery wall.

    $637.99

  • Goonie 040 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 040 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 040 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3. Custom Framed & Matted By Artist Naoto Hattori's Miniature Mastery in "Goonie 040" Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 040" is a singular gem in surreal art, a miniature watercolor painting that captures a vast imagination within a diminutive space. Signed and crafted in 2013 by Hattori, this original one-of-a-kind piece is framed and matted personally by the artist, underscoring the intimate connection between the creator and his creation. The artwork, measuring just 3x3 inches and encased in an 8.5x8.5-inch frame, is an exquisite example of Hattori's meticulous technique and fascination with the surreal. While Hattori's art diverges from the typical urban sprawl of street pop art and graffiti artwork, it shares a kindred spirit with the transformative power of these art forms. "Goonie 040" conveys a deep sense of introspection and wonder, inviting the viewer to delve into a realm where the boundaries of reality are fluid and subjective. Like much of Hattori's work, this piece suggests a world where the fantastical becomes possible and the lines between the conscious and subconscious are blurred.  The Deep Symbolism in "Goonie 040" In "Goonie 040," the depicted subject is more than a mere figment of fantasy. It is a vessel for the exploration of deeper psychological and existential themes. Hattori's choice to present this watercolor painting within a custom frame speaks to the artwork's preciousness, akin to a relic or artifact meant to be pondered and treasured. The image's size draws the viewer closer, demanding a personal engagement that more significant works might not command. The framing and matting by the artist himself further exemplify the craftsmanship and care that goes into each of Hattori's pieces. In the broader art world context, "Goonie 040" is a testament to the enduring appeal of handcrafted art in an age increasingly dominated by digital creation and mass production. It is a beacon of individuality and the unique touch of the human hand. Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 040" is a masterful intersection of technical skill and boundless creativity, an artwork that holds its own in the discourse of contemporary surrealism and beyond. It showcases a small-scale piece's profound impact, inviting viewers to engage with art on a personal level and find meaning within the layers of paint and paper. Through works like "Goonie 040," Hattori continues to enchant and engage audiences, contributing to the rich tapestry of modern art.

    $637.99

  • Catalyst Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Catalyst Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Naoto Hattori

    Catalyst Original Hand Drawn Art Drawing on Framed Hand Deckled Aged Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2012 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Pencil/Graphite Drawing Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x5. Custom Framed & Matted By Artist Naoto Hattori's "Catalyst": A Surreal Intersection of Imagery and Emotion "Catalyst," an original hand-drawn art piece by the surreal artist Naoto Hattori, represents a unique convergence of delicate pencil work and emotive surrealism captured on hand-deckled aged art paper. This 2012 one-of-a-kind pencil/graphite drawing is a testament to Hattori's skill in portraying complex, dream-like visions within a compact space. The framed artwork, with an image size of 3x5 inches and a frame size of 8.5x8.5 inches, has been custom framed and matted by the artist, adding a personal touch that complements the intimate scale of the work. This drawing stands apart from conventional urban art's execution and presentation. While street pop art and graffiti artwork are typically associated with large-scale, public displays, Hattori's "Catalyst" invites a more personal interaction. The piece is imbued with the intricacies of fine art while resonating with the accessibility and visceral impact often found in street art. Hattori's work does not scream from the walls; instead, it whispers, drawing the viewer into a one-on-one dialogue with the art. Exploring the Artistic Detail in "Catalyst" The meticulous detail in "Catalyst" showcases Hattori's masterful control of pencil and graphite, revealing an otherworldly creature that seems to emerge from the very fibers of the aged paper. The hand-decked paper highlights the artist's appreciation for the tactile qualities of his materials and his intent to merge the traditional with the surreal. Each stroke and shadow in the drawing contributes to an overall sense of depth and dimension, breathing life into the fantastical subject. The creature depicted combines familiar elements with the enigmatic, challenging the viewer's perception of reality. The intimate size of the image, contrasting with the more substantial frame, emphasizes the artwork's precious nature, akin to a relic or a talisman. This sense of preciousness is often sought in street pop art and graffiti artwork, where the transient nature of the medium contrasts sharply with the desire to create something lasting and impactful. Hattori's "Catalyst," while not a typical street art piece, captures the essence of what many street artists strive for—an enduring connection with the audience. Naoto Hattori's "Catalyst" is a profound piece of art that transcends the boundaries between the various disciplines of pop art, street art, and surrealism. It encapsulates the ethereal, tangible, imagined, and accurate, inviting viewers to ponder the unknown depths of their psyche. The meticulous craftsmanship, coupled with the unique presentation, makes "Catalyst" a valuable addition to contemporary art discourse, highlighting the breadth and diversity within the realm of artistic expression.

    $755.99

  • Goonie 038 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 038 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 038 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3. Custom Framed & Matted By Artist Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 038": A Vision of Surreal Introspection "Goonie 038" by Naoto Hattori is a profound statement of surreal introspection, a masterpiece that seamlessly blends the essence of watercolor finesse with the depth of surrealistic imagination. Signed and completed in 2013, this original, one-of-a-kind painting is a testament to Hattori's commitment to the craft and his ability to evoke emotion through his art. The framed artwork, confined within an 8.5x8.5-inch boundary and showcasing a 3x3-inch image, is a microcosm of Hattori's vast artistic universe, thoughtfully custom framed and matted by the artist. The work diverges from street pop art and graffiti artwork in form and presentation yet shares an intrinsic connection with these genres through its capacity to captivate and communicate profound messages. "Goonie 038" may not adorn a public wall or shout its existence through sprawling murals, but it commands attention through its intimate scale and the powerful presence of its subject matter. Unraveling the Symbolism in "Goonie 038" In "Goonie 038," Hattori presents a creature that defies ordinary classification—a being at the intersection of human-like emotion and unbelievable features. This hybrid form is a hallmark of Hattori's style, where familiar traits are interwoven with extraordinary elements. The intricate watercolor work accentuates the textures and contours of the subject, drawing the viewer's gaze into the complexities of its expression. The creature's eyes hold a world-weariness that belies its otherworldly appearance, prompting reflection on the shared experiences that transcend the boundaries of reality. Hattori's custom framing and matting are not merely protective measures but integral components of the artwork's overall impact. The decision to frame the piece underscores the importance of context in presenting art. For Hattori, the frame is a gateway, inviting the viewer into the surreal world he has created on paper. It symbolizes the transition from the artist's mind to the viewer's world, allowing "Goonie 038" to reside within a space that honors its unique character. Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 038" is a small yet mighty representation of the artist's surreal vision, offering a window into a world that challenges and expands the viewer's perception. While it may occupy a different space than traditional street pop art and graffiti artwork, it shares the same spirit of rebellion against the ordinary and a desire to disrupt and enchant. Through "Goonie 038," Hattori has created a piece that stands as a compelling contribution to the world of surreal art, which holds the power to mesmerize and provoke thought in equal measure.

    $637.99

  • Goonie 031 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Naoto Hattori Goonie 031 Original Watercolor Painting by Naoto Hattori

    Goonie 031 Original Watercolor Art Painting on Framed Fine Art Paper by Surreal Artist Naoto Hattori. 2013 Signed Original One-of-a-Kind Watercolor Painting Framed Artwork Frame Size 8.5x8.5 Image Size 3x3 Custom Framed & Matted By Artist. Naoto Hattori's Integration of Surrealism into Street Pop Art The art world continually evolves, especially within the domains of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork, where each piece serves as a pulse to the vibrant lifeblood of contemporary visual culture. Naoto Hattori's "Goonie 031" is a striking manifestation of this evolution, a piece that interweaves the ethereal aspects of surrealism with the grounded, accessible nature of street art. This 2013 original watercolor painting captures the viewer's imagination, much like a piece of graffiti captures the eye of a passerby. At the heart of "Goonie 031" is Hattori's signature style, a merger of the fantastical and the real, encapsulated in the 3x3-inch painting space. The painting is set within a custom 8.5x8.5 inch frame, a choice that reflects the artist's dedication to the craft. Every aspect of this work, from the fine art paper to the watercolor technique, has been carefully considered and executed by Hattori, highlighting the meticulous nature often found in the creation of graffiti art. Reflecting the Street Art Ethos in Watercolor Medium With its inherent fluidity and capacity for subtle gradations of tone, the watercolor medium might seem at odds with the often bold and aggressive style of street art. However, in "Goonie 031," Hattori uses this medium to channel a soft yet poignant voice that speaks the language of street art through a different dialect. The painting's subject, an enigmatic figure with an expressive gaze, carries an urban tale within its contours, a narrative that resonates with the viewer on an intimate level. Like the unexpected discovery of street art in an urban landscape, the small size of "Goonie 031" invites surprise and discovery. It compels the viewer to step closer and engage with the artwork on a personal level, much like how one might stumble upon a hidden mural in an alleyway. The painting's custom frame acts as a border, creating a window into Hattori's world, just as a building's wall frames a piece of graffiti, offering a glimpse into the street artist's mind. The Collectible Nature of Hattori's Original Artwork In collectible art, especially pieces rooted in the tradition of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork, originality and authenticity are paramount. "Goonie 031," a signed and framed original work by Hattori, possesses a high degree of collectibility, much coveted by fans and collectors. The personalized touch of the artist's hand, evident in every brushstroke and the careful selection of framing materials, ensures that the artwork is a visual expression and a tangible piece of Hattori's artistic journey. This collectibility is further enhanced by the artwork's unique positioning within street pop and fine art crossover. Although delicate, Hattori uses the watercolor medium to challenge the normative expectations of street art, thereby expanding the definition of what street-inspired artwork can embody. "Goonie 031" thus is an intriguing piece for collectors who value the intersection of diverse artistic practices and the innovative use of traditional mediums in contemporary art. Cultural Dialogue Through Hattori's Artistic Expression "Goonie 031" is a cultural artifact that captures the conversation between the street and the individual, between the public space and the personal experience. While firmly rooted in the conceptual frameworks of surrealism, Hattori's work engages with the cultural and social dialogues typically associated with street pop art. Though silent in its stationary frame, the watercolor painting speaks volumes through its expressive subject and the emotional resonance of its colors. In a broader cultural context, Hattori's "Goonie 031" contributes to the narrative of street art's influence on the fine arts and vice versa. It exemplifies how street pop art and graffiti's authenticity, rawness, and immediacy can be translated into a more traditional art form while maintaining its connection to the viewer. Hattori's work encourages a contemplative interaction reminiscent of the reflective nature of the best street art, which often prompts passersby to pause and consider the message conveyed through the visual medium. In sum, "Goonie 031" is a testament to Naoto Hattori's talent and ability to transcend traditional art boundaries. It invites viewers to reevaluate their perceptions of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork, offering a watercolor narrative that holds as much power and presence as any large-scale mural found on the bustling streets of a city.

    $637.99

Original Artwork

The Essence of Original Artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork

Original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork represents a powerful personal and cultural expression. This art form has evolved from its origins on city walls and public spaces to a significant part of the contemporary art landscape. Originality in this context is characterized by the artist's unique vision, style, and message conveyed through various mediums, including spray paint, stencils, and posters. These artists often work under pseudonyms, creating pieces that are not only visually striking but also often laden with social, political, or personal commentary.

Evolution and Significance of Original Artwork in Urban Art Forms

The evolution of original artwork within Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork is marked by its transition from underground subculture to mainstream acceptance. Early graffiti artists, starting in the 1960s and 1970s in cities like New York and Philadelphia, used their art as a form of rebellion and self-expression. This was when graffiti was not yet recognized as a legitimate art form but rather as an act of vandalism. However, as artists began to develop distinct styles and messages, the artistic value of their work gained recognition. By the late 20th century, street art and graffiti began to be celebrated in galleries and art institutions, marking a significant shift in how original artwork in this genre was perceived and valued.

Characteristics and Techniques of Original Art in Street and Pop Art

Original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork is distinguished by its bold use of color, innovative use of space, and often provocative subject matter. Artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, and Banksy have become iconic figures known for their unique styles and the powerful messages conveyed through their art. The techniques employed in this genre vary, ranging from freehand spray painting to elaborate stenciling and mixed media. The temporary nature of street art – where a piece may be painted over or removed at any time – adds to the uniqueness and significance of each work. This transient aspect highlights the originality and authenticity central to this art form.

Impact and Future Trajectory of Original Artwork in Urban Settings

The impact of original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork extends beyond the visual realm. It has become a tool for artists to engage with the community, comment on societal issues, and challenge the status quo. The public nature of this art form makes it accessible to a broad audience, allowing for diverse interpretations and discussions. Technology and new media will likely play an increasing role in how this art is created and experienced. However, the essence of originality, rooted in the artist's vision and commentary on the world around them, will continue to be the driving force behind this dynamic and ever-evolving art form.

The Enduring Legacy of Original Artwork in Contemporary Art Movements

The enduring legacy of original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork is its ability to challenge perceptions, inspire change, and give voice to the voiceless. These art forms have democratized the art world, allowing artists from diverse backgrounds to share their stories and perspectives. As original artwork in these genres continues to evolve and gain recognition, it reaffirms the importance of art as a reflection of society, an agent of change, and a profound medium for personal expression. The ongoing journey of street and pop art signifies a vibrant chapter in contemporary art history, one that continues to influence and inspire artists and art enthusiasts around the globe.

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