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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.

    $29,999.00

  • Rise Above Original Spray Paint Painting by D*Face- Dean Stockton x Shepard Fairey Rise Above Original Spray Paint Painting by D*Face- Dean Stockton x Shepard Fairey

    D*Face- Dean Stockton Rise Above Original Spray Paint Painting by D*Face- Dean Stockton x Shepard Fairey

    Rise Above Original One of a Kind Collage, Spray Paint & Silkscreen Painting Artwork on Fine Art Paper by Graffiti Artist Legends D*Face x Shepard Fairey. 2021 Signed bottom back right by both artists' original collage with archived screenshots and spray paint. Framed in beech-stained black. 21 1/4 x 18 7/8 in 54 x 48 cm Riot D*Face Ruined My Day The Collaborative Essence of D*Face and Shepard Fairey The artwork titled 'Rise Above' is a profound testament to the synergy between two titans of street pop art and graffiti artwork, DFace and Shepard Fairey. This original collage, composed of archived screenprints and spray paint on fine art paper, is a powerful expression of the socio-political commentary that both artists are renowned for. Signed by both DFace and Shepard Fairey in 2021, the piece is framed in beech-stained black, measuring 21 1/4 x 18 7/8 inches (54 x 48 cm), and carries the unmistakable spirit of rebellion and resistance that defines the work of both artists. The collaboration between D*Face and Shepard Fairey for 'Rise Above' is a landmark moment in street art history. Both artists have individually contributed significantly to the evolution of graffiti and street pop art, and their partnership in this piece is a dialogue between two distinct voices that share common thematic interests. The artwork's title, 'Rise Above,' encapsulates the essence of the artists' shared ethos—a call to transcend the status quo and challenge societal norms through art. 'Rise Above' is a masterful blend of techniques, with each layer of collage, spray paint, and silkscreen adding depth and texture to the piece. Archived screenprints are a nod to the artists' past works, creating a sense of continuity and legacy within their oeuvre. The spray paint element introduces a raw, visceral quality reminiscent of their work on the streets, while the silkscreen process adds precision and complexity. This combination of methods results in a piece rich in visual and conceptual density. Iconography and Message in 'Rise Above' The iconography used in 'Rise Above' is laden with meaning. The piece features a portrait characteristic of DFace's style, reminiscent of the comic book aesthetics and skeletal motifs he frequently employs. This figure holds a sign bearing the phrase "DFace Ruined My Day," a self-referential statement that plays with the artist's name and reputation for disrupting the norm. Shepard Fairey's influence is evident in the bold typographic elements and propaganda-style imagery that challenge viewers to question authority and power structures. The socio-political impact of 'Rise Above' is both timely and timeless. By blending their signature styles, D*Face and Shepard Fairey have created a piece that speaks to current socio-political issues while remaining relevant to future generations. The artwork's call to 'Rise Above' is a universal message of empowerment, urging viewers to engage with the world around them critically. The collaboration between these two artists serves as a reminder of the potent role that art can play in provoking thought and inspiring change. The Legacy of 'Rise Above' in Street Art 'Rise Above' contributes to the legacy of street art by showcasing the potential of collaboration within the genre. The partnership between D*Face and Shepard Fairey exemplifies how artists can come together to amplify their message and impact. As both artists have been pivotal in bringing street art into the mainstream consciousness, this piece also reflects the maturation of street art as a recognized form of fine art capable of conveying complex narratives and evoking strong emotional responses. 'Rise Above' is a striking piece of art that embodies the rebellious spirit of street pop art and graffiti artwork. The collaboration between D*Face and Shepard Fairey is a testament to the power of art to communicate, challenge, and inspire. The piece's layered complexity, both in technique and symbolism, offers a rich visual experience and a poignant message that resonates with the core values of street art. As 'Rise Above' continues to be appreciated by art enthusiasts and collectors, it is a significant contribution to contemporary art discourse, reminding us of the transformative power of artistic collaboration.

    $8,331.00

  • Capsule Collection #5 - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    HoxxoH- Douglas Hoekzema Capsule Collection #5 Original Acrylic Painting by HoxxoH- Douglas Hoekzema

    Capsule Collection #5 Original One of a Kind White Acrylic Painting Artwork on Black Mixed Media Paper by Popular Street Graffiti Artist HoxxoH- Douglas Hoekzema. 2021 Signed On Back Capsule Collection #5 From A Unique Hand Painted Series of 25, Each Different. Size 18x24

    $601.00

  • Venus Unique 13 Unique Original Silkscreen by Mr Brainwash- Thierry Guetta x Rubiks

    Mr Brainwash- Thierry Guetta Venus Unique 13 Unique Original Silkscreen by Mr Brainwash- Thierry Guetta x Rubiks

    Venus Unique #13 Unique Original HPM 6-Color Hand-Pulled Silkscreen Print on hand-torn archival paper by Mr. Brainwash- Thierry Guetta x Rubik's Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2021 HPM Signed & Numbered Hand Painted Original Unique One of a Kind Deckled Artwork Size 16x16. Custom Frame & Mat. Each print is signed plus numbered 1/1 by the Artist, with a thumbprint on the back and printed on hand-torn archival paper. Art history gets a Rubik's remix in the latest edition print release from Mr.Brainwash. The Intersection of Classical Imagery and Contemporary Street Pop Art in Mr. Brainwash’s Venus Unique #13 Thierry Guetta, artistically known as Mr. Brainwash, has been a transformative force in modern art, bridging the gap between street art's rebellious energy and pop art's iconic imagery. His work, Venus Unique #13, is a testament to this fusion, embodying the spontaneous creativity of Graffiti Street Artists Modern Pop Art. Released in 2021, this hand-pulled silkscreen print is part of an original series that infuses the classic depiction of Venus with a burst of contemporary life, underscored by the vibrant disruption of a Rubik's cube pattern. Venus Unique #13 is a symbolic piece within Mr. Brainwash's oeuvre. It is a 6-color silkscreen print, underscored by the Artist's hand-painted embellishments on hand-torn archival paper, which gives it an organic and tactile feel. The artwork is encased in a custom frame and mat, enhancing its visual appeal and preserving its condition. This particular print is marked 1/1, signaling its status as a unique work within the series. It is further authenticated by Mr. Brainwash's signature and thumbprint on the reverse, hallmarking its originality. Capturing Art Historical References with a Modern Twist Mr. Brainwash's penchant for juxtaposing classic art historical references with modern elements is evident in Venus Unique #13. The artwork reimagines the Roman goddess Venus, an enduring symbol of beauty and love, through the lens of modern-day iconography and urban artistry. By overlaying the serene and timeless figure of Venus with the chaotic, colorful patterns of a Rubik's cube, Mr. Brainwash creates a dialogue between the past and the present, between enduring ideals and contemporary challenges. The use of the Rubik's cube is remarkably evocative, as it is a pop culture icon and a metaphor for complexity and the human endeavor to solve puzzles. It suggests that the interpretation of beauty and art is itself a complex puzzle, a challenge that evolves with time and perspective. Mr. Brainwash cleverly employs the cube's colors and forms to fracture and reinterpret the classical imagery, giving it a new context and relevance in today's visual language of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. The Signature Style and Cultural Commentary of Mr. Brainwash Mr. Brainwash's signature style is characterized by his bold use of color, eclectic iconography, and seamless blending of various artistic techniques. Venus Unique #13 is imbued with this signature approach, showcasing a harmonious blend of spray-painted graffiti with refined silkscreen printing. The piece is as much a celebration of the Artist's technical skill as it is of his conceptual ingenuity. By integrating elements like comic strips, street signs, and pop culture ephemera into the backdrop of Venus, Mr. Brainwash comments on the inundation of media and advertising in our daily lives. His artwork becomes a canvas where modern-day consumerism and the timeless quest for meaning and beauty intersect. Including such diverse and seemingly disparate elements is a nod to the complex visual landscapes we navigate, suggesting that art and beauty can be found in the most unexpected places. Collectability and Influence in Contemporary Art The collectability of Mr. Brainwash's work, particularly pieces like Venus Unique #13, is significant. As a unique, one-of-a-kind piece with the Artist's direct involvement, it holds aesthetic value and a high degree of collectible appeal. The artwork's size, 16x16 inches, makes it a versatile piece for collectors, suitable for various spaces and settings. These qualities make Mr. Brainwash's work highly sought after by enthusiasts of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Venus Unique #13 is more than just a visual statement; it reflects the current era where art history receives a contemporary remix. Mr. Brainwash's approach to art challenges viewers to see beyond the surface and appreciate each piece's layers of meaning and craftsmanship. In doing so, he has cemented his place within the modern art movement, inspiring both admiration and critical thought about the role and interpretation of art in contemporary society.

    $15,000.00

  • L From Alphabet Series Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by Risk Rock

    Risk Rock L From Alphabet Series Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by Risk Rock

    L From Alphabet Series Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by Risk Rock One of a Kind Artwork on Framed Wood by Street Art Pop Artist. 2011 Signed Spray Paint & Acrylic Original Painting on Wood Size Framed 48.5x48.5 L, from Alphabet series, c. 2011 Acrylic and spray paint on wood 48-1/2 x 48-1/2 inches (123.2 x 123.2 cm) Stencil to front. Framed without glass. Framed Dimensions 56 X 56 Inches.

    $8,165.00

  • Generative Mask Pink Original Acrylic Painting by Mysterious Al

    Mysterious Al Generative Mask Pink Original Acrylic Painting by Mysterious Al

    Generative Mask Pink Original Acrylic Painting by Mysterious Al One of a Kind Artwork on Stretched Canvas Ready to Hang by Street Art Pop Artist. 2023 Signed Acrylic Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting Original Artwork Size 36x36. Mysterious Al used a AI to select the colors, the hand painted the artwork. "These two paintings were done together with me using an algorithm to choose the colours! It's the first time I've done this and it really worked." -Mysterious Al Exploring the Fusion of AI and Street Pop Art in Mysterious Al's Acrylic Paintings In the dynamic world of Street Pop Art, innovation is the pulsing heartbeat that keeps the genre thriving and expanding. Mysterious Al, a contemporary artist who has carved out a unique niche within this field, demonstrates this through his creative synergy of technology and traditional artistry. The artist's latest contribution to Street Pop Art is a striking acrylic painting titled "Generative Mask Pink," which stands out as a significant milestone in his artistic journey. Born in Australia, Mysterious Al has become synonymous with vibrant street art and is currently active, continually contributing to the evolving landscape of modern art. The Creative Process Behind "Generative Mask Pink" The creation of "Generative Mask Pink" marks a fascinating moment in the intersection of digital technology and human creativity. Mysterious Al has taken a novel approach by employing an algorithm to decide the palette for his artwork. The use of AI in art is not new; however, integrating AI in the color selection process while maintaining the manual craft of painting by hand introduces a compelling collaboration between artist and machine. This 2023 original artwork is a testament to the innovative spirit of Street Pop Art, where boundaries are pushed and new territories are explored. It features a one-of-a-kind canvas, measuring 36x36 inches, ready to adorn the walls of those who appreciate the blend of graffiti culture and technological advancement. The use of AI to select colors is more than a mere gimmick; it is a thoughtful strategy to incorporate a machine's impartial, sometimes unpredictable, choices into the inherently subjective process of art-making. This allows for a fresh perspective, one that is untainted by the artist's conscious and subconscious preferences. The result is a bold, unexpected composition that still bears the distinct touch of Mysterious Al's hand. The brushstrokes, the application of paint, and the final touches - are all human elements that bring warmth and life to the calculated coolness of an algorithm's decision. "Generative Mask Pink" is a Hallmark of Street Pop Art The "Generative Mask Pink" piece reflects the core attributes of Street Pop Art. This genre is characterized by its ability to take the pulse of contemporary culture, often bringing together high and low art forms in a democratic expression of creativity. Mysterious Al's work embodies this spirit through its accessibility and appeal. Street Pop Art is as much about the message and the medium as it is about the final image, and in this artwork, the process becomes a part of the narrative. In Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork, there is a profound appreciation for the raw, the spontaneous, and the gritty. Mysterious Al's painting, with its vibrant colors and abstract form, nods to these elements. The artwork does not strive for a pristine, polished look; instead, it celebrates the beauty in imperfection, the charm in asymmetry, and the power of intuition. It is a visual feast that pulls the observer into its depths, inviting them to decipher its story, origins, and meaning. To observe "Generative Mask Pink" is to experience a dialogue between the calculated and the instinctual. The shapes and patterns that emerge from the canvas are intentional and serendipitous, a manifestation of controlled randomness that only this collaboration between Mysterious Al and AI could achieve. The art stands not just as an object of aesthetic admiration but as a statement on the evolution of the creative process in the digital age. In a landscape where Street Pop Art continues to push against the traditional boundaries of what art can be, Mysterious Al's "Generative Mask Pink" is a vibrant example of this relentless drive for innovation. The artwork, with its roots in street culture and branches reaching into the digital heavens, symbolizes what happens when the past and the future converge in the hands of a skilled artist. It is, above all, a celebration of possibility – a showcase of what can happen when the barriers between technology and human creativity are not just crossed but dismantled entirely. In this piece, Mysterious Al reminds us that street pop art is not static; it is constantly in flux and influenced by the rhythms of our digital world. "Generative Mask Pink" is a snapshot of this moment in time, where algorithms can influence art, and artists can interpret algorithms. It is a compelling narrative, not only of color and form but of an era where the boundaries between the creator and the tool are forever blurred.

    $3,000.00

  • Gustav Original Drawing by Nicole Gustafsson

    Nicole Gustafsson Gustav Original Drawing by Nicole Gustafsson

    Gustav Original Ink Hand Mini Drawing on Fine Art Paper by modern trending street art artist Nicole Gustafsson. 2013 Signed Original Drawing 5x5

    $283.00

  • Sheer Art Attack Original Ink Drawing by Derek Hess

    Derek Hess Sheer Art Attack Original Ink Drawing by Derek Hess

    Sheer Art Attack Ink Drawing on Fine Art Paper by Derek Hess graffiti street artist modern original art. 2014 Signed Framed Original Ink Drawing Artwork Size 15x17 "My first batch was done in 2010/2011 and showed during the World's Largest Crappie Festival in Water Valley Mississippi, that was awesome. All are were made using pen, ink, and acrylic. My father was a B-26 pilot and my dad helped instill the interest in the subject. Two of the pieces feature a rock bass morphed with a B-26. These are completely different from what I normally do, whatever 'normal' means. Anyway, these were just a lot of fun to do. Whereas some of the intense pieces that I do I feel I have to do, as to purge it from my system, which works half the time (I tend to carry that stuff with me). I wanted to do these for fun and are a great distraction." - Derek Hess

    $1,134.00

  • Joker Brand- Green Pink Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost Joker Brand- Green Pink Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Ben Frost Joker Brand- Green Pink Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Joker Brand- Green Pink Original One of a Kind Mixed Media Acrylic & Spray Paint Painting Artwork on Cradled Wood by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Ben Frost. 2022 ‘Joker Brand’ - Acrylic and spray paint on board - Green/Pink variant 60cm x 60cm (23.5 x 23.5 inches) Signed, titled and dated on the reverse

    $6,242.00

  • 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

    $3,919.00

  • A Night On The Town Original Acrylic Painting by Aaron Craig- Pop Mash

    Aaron Craig- Pop Mash A Night On The Town Original Acrylic Painting by Aaron Craig- Pop Mash

    A Night On The Town Original One of a Kind Acrylic Painting Artwork on 270gsm Acrylic Canvas Stock by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Aaron Craig- Pop Mash. 2021 Signed Original Acrylic Painting Artwork Size 21x29 Artwork Specifications Artwork dimensions: 54cm x 74cm (21” x 29”) Medium: Acrylic paint on 270gsm acrylic canvas stock Signed and blind stamped by Aaron Craig

    $925.00

  • On a Heartbeat Original Street Sign Painting by Chris RWK On a Heartbeat Original Street Sign Painting by Chris RWK

    Chris RWK- Robots Will Kill On a Heartbeat Original Street Sign Painting by Chris RWK

    On a Heartbeat Original Mixed Media Painting Graffiti Artist Modern Pop Art on Real Metal Street Sign by Chris RWK. 2022 Signed Original Mixed Media Acrylic & Spray Paint on Real 30x30 Street Stop Sign Immersed in various mediums, Chris began to store the images brought forward though these everyday experiences in what he refers to as a “mental journal”. This journal was a haven of his thoughts that he could refer back to whenever necessary.

    $4,165.00

  • Woody Original Marker Drawing by Ronnie Cutrone Woody Original Marker Drawing by Ronnie Cutrone

    Ronnie Cutrone Woody Original Marker Drawing by Ronnie Cutrone

    Woody Original Magic Marker Drawing by Ronnie Cutrone on Card Stock Paper Modern Street Pop Artwork. 1988 Signed Dated Original Magic Marker Drawing Size 5x7 Woody Woodpecker Original Hand Drawing by Ronnie Cutrone. Comes With COA. Ronnie Cutrone, a prominent figure in the contemporary art movement, notably gifted the world with his renditions of popular culture icons. Among these masterpieces is his 1988 original magic marker drawing of Woody Woodpecker, a character synonymous with animated brilliance. Crafted meticulously on card stock paper, this piece vividly captures the essence of Woody with the distinctive style that Cutrone was celebrated for. What makes this drawing exceptionally unique is its origin in the heart of the modern street and pop art scene, where Cutrone's reputation was firmly rooted. Woody Woodpecker, with his iconic laughter and mischievous antics, becomes a perfect muse for Cutrone's exploration into the intersection of popular culture and street art. Measuring at an intimate size of 5x7, every stroke and shade of the marker reflects Cutrone's dedication to detailing and his mastery of expressing dynamism through minimalism. The bold contrasts, the playful aura, and the unmissable signature of Cutrone, dated '88, mark this piece as a testament to the era's artistic evolution. For collectors and art enthusiasts, the inclusion of a Certificate of Authenticity (COA) further elevates the drawing's significance, ensuring its authenticity and value. It's a stark reminder of when pop culture permeated street walls, galleries, and the hearts of many, through the hands of artists like Ronnie Cutrone. This piece, both in its subject and execution, stands as an embodiment of an era where animated characters were not just for entertainment but also a powerful medium of artistic expression.

    $1,282.00

  • Wolverine Sketch Original Drawing by Rich Pellegrino

    Rich Pellegrino Wolverine Sketch Original Drawing by Rich Pellegrino

    Wolverine Sketch Original Marker Drawing Art on Fine Art Paper by graffiti street artist modern pop art Rich Pellegrino. 2013 Signed Original Marker Drawing by Rich Pellegrino Artwork Size 9x12

    $283.00

  • 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.

    $771.00

  • Sexphyllum Classicum #14 - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Canlove Sexphyllum Classicum #14 Original Recycled Spray Paint Can Sculpture by Canlove

    Sexphyllum Classicum #14 Original 100% Recycled, Hand Cut Iron Lak Aerosol Paint Can Sculpture Artwork by graffiti street artist modern pop artist Canlove. 2015 Signed Original Mixed Media Spray Paint Can Paint Displayed With Custom Box Sculpture Artwork Size 8x8 Ready To Hang on Wall  "We dubbed these flower creations Metaliflora and we’ve been experimenting with different shapes and forms for a few years. We challenged ourselves to create the greatest and most efficient use of one recycled spray paint can. The flower bloomed naturally. This series is partially about us returning to our roots. When we started cutting these flowers we wouldn’t paint them as we often do now. We’ve been venturing into this raw approach with some of our other work. It feels right to introduce it with this series as well.The can popping process always produces a unique pattern inside the can because as the marble moves around inside it leaves its tracks on the wet paint. Each flower is cut by hand and no two flowers are exactly alike. Each one is completely unique. And every box we shipped had a custom paint job." - Canlove

    $194.00

  • Thoughtcrime Ant HPM Stencil by Bask

    Bask Thoughtcrime Ant HPM Stencil by Bask

    Thoughtcrime Ant Limited Edition Hand-Painted Embellished Paint, Stencil, Acrylic on Wood by Bask Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. "These pieces are a continuation of my Thoughtcrime series. The Ant image is painted on a series of weathered panels. This set was completed within the past month. It’s hard to say how long they took to create because salvaging the panels from a variety of places over a long time is just as much of a part the art as laying down the paint on top of them. Each piece has it’s own history embedded onto itself.Each piece is hand crafted and each panel has been painted and processed by me. I like the idea of small production works that let people get a original piece of art for the cost of some prints these days.I have been saving these panels for a while and finally it was time to cut them down and make some art out of them. Paintings of the same stenciled image but each looking 100% original to itself. Each piece has it’s own distinct character and personality while keeping the repetition of the Thoughtcrime." - BASK

    $406.00

  • Bubbles PNB RAW 8670 Original Graffiti Painting by Seen UA

    Seen UA Bubbles PNB RAW 8670 Original Graffiti Painting by Seen UA

    Bubbles PNB RAW 8670 White Original Graffiti Painting by Seen UA, One-of-a-kind Spray Paint and Acrylic Painting Artwork on Unstretched Canvas. 2023 Signed Original White Bubbles PNB RAW Post No Bills Series Acrylic & Spray Paint Painting Size 26x30 Original canvas from SEEN, Bubbles PNB RAW Series, 2023. Actual painting size is 30" x 34" (76,2 x 86,3 cm) with an added 2" border (5 cm) around all four sides for stretching on wood. Stretched size is 26" x 30" (66 x 76,2 cm) // UN- stretched size is 30" x 34" (76,2 x 86,3 cm). SIGNED ON THE BACK. Bubbles PNB RAW 8670 is an original graffiti painting by renowned graffiti artist Seen UA, whose real name is Richard Mirando. UA is widely considered one of the pioneers of modern graffiti art, with a career spanning over four decades. Born in the Bronx, New York, in 1961, Seen UA started as a subway graffiti artist in the 1970s and soon gained recognition for his distinctive style and bold, colorful designs. The "Bubbles PNB RAW" is a collection of works that showcase the artist's signature lettering and bills stencil, blending street art with traditional fine art. In Bubbles PNB RAW 8670, Seen UA masterfully incorporates bright colors, intricate patterns, and diverse typography to create a striking and vibrant visual experience. As with other pieces in the series, Multi Tags Series 8579 emphasizes the power of artistic expression and its impact on urban landscapes while simultaneously serving as a testament to Seen UA's skill and creativity. The painting would make a significant addition to any contemporary art collection, particularly for fans of street art and graffiti.

    $1,658.00

  • Sidewalk Closed Original Mixed Media Street Sign Painting by Sonic Bad

    Sonic Bad Sidewalk Closed Original Mixed Media Street Sign Painting by Sonic Bad

    Sidewalk Closed Original Mixed Media Graffiti Artist Modern Pop Art on Real Metal Street Sign by Sonic Bad. 2012 Signed Original Spray Paint & Metal Street Sign Artwork Size 24x18 Depicting 2 1970s-80s Stylized Beat Boys, NYC Graffiti Tags & Bubble Letters on Street Closed Sign Sonic Bad's Ode to the Streets: The 'Sidewalk Closed' Series The 'Sidewalk Closed' artwork by Sonic Bad, an original piece created in 2012, infuses the rebellious spirit of 1970s and 80s street culture into a medium that is emblematic of urban restriction: a real metal street sign. This mixed media work, signed by the artist, is a striking example of how street pop art and graffiti can repurpose public regulatory objects into canvases that challenge and reinterpret their original intent. Reclaiming Urban Symbols in Street Art Sonic Bad's choice of canvas—a metal street sign—turns an everyday symbol of control into a representation of creative liberation. The artwork, sized at 24x18 inches, is vibrant with color and life, presenting a stark contrast to the sign's mundane purpose of demarcating boundaries. By painting over it, Sonic Bad claims the object for art, much like graffiti artists claim walls for their tags and murals. The piece itself is a dynamic collage of NYC graffiti tags and bubble letters, styles deeply rooted in the history of street art. It showcases two stylized beat boys, figures that resonate with the hip-hop culture that was burgeoning on the streets of New York City during the 70s and 80s. These characters are not only representations of a specific era but also symbols of the energy and rhythm of street life. The Visual Language of Graffiti and Its Evolution Sonic Bad's work serves as a visual lexicon of graffiti's evolution, encapsulating the transition from tagging—often a raw, text-based expression of identity—to more complex and stylized works. The 'Sidewalk Closed' series is particularly evocative of this shift, highlighting the movement from simple letterforms to elaborate and colorful representations that are as much about the artistry of the line as they are about the message. The aerosol paint, a medium synonymous with graffiti, brings authenticity to the piece, its drips and opacity echoing the textures of street art seen in the wild. The metal sign, once reflective and directive, becomes muted and textured under layers of paint, a metaphor for the way street art can change the nature and conversation around public spaces and objects. Sonic Bad and the Living History of Street Art Sonic Bad's 'Sidewalk Closed' is more than a singular work; it is part of the living history of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It reflects a time when street culture began to permeate every aspect of urban life, from the music that played out of boomboxes to the art that adorned the walls and sidewalks of the city. This piece is a celebration of that era, a nod to the roots of street art, and a statement on its enduring influence. The artist, by merging nostalgia with contemporary expression, invites onlookers to explore the depth and breadth of street art. Through this work, Sonic Bad not only pays homage to the pioneers of the genre but also places himself within the continuum of artists who have utilized the street as their gallery. His legacy lies in his ability to transform the ordinary into the extraordinary, ensuring that the spirit of the streets remains vibrant and visible.

    $2,000.00

  • Blackbook Untitled Original Graffiti Drawing by Sen2 Blackbook Untitled Original Graffiti Drawing by Sen2

    Sen2 Blackbook Untitled Original Graffiti Drawing by Sen2

    Blackbook Untitled Drawing Original Mixed Media Painting Art on Art Paper by Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Artist Sen2. 2005 Signed Sen2 "Untitled" Blackbook Drawing Framed Ink Marker Pencil Graffiti Framed Artwork Size 25.5x19

    $1,060.00

  • Peoples Power Original Stencil Spray Paint Wood Panel Painting by Icy & Sot

    Icy & Sot Peoples Power Original Stencil Spray Paint Wood Panel Painting by Icy & Sot

    Peoples Power Original Painting Mixed Media Stencil & Spray Paint on Cut Out Wood Panel by Icy & Sot Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2015 Signed Original Spray Paint & Stencil Painting on Cut-Out Wood Artwork Size 21x46 "Life Size" "American Dream is inspired by the homeless guy holding ag Starbucks cup and asking for money. There are a lot of homeless people in New York, but they are invisible in between skyscrapers. We painted him bigger than the Empire State Building so he can be noticed more." - Icy &. Sot Decoding the Visual Language of 'People's Power' The artwork titled 'People's Power' by the street artist duo Icy & Sot is a striking example of modern pop art that interweaves the raw intensity of graffiti with the engaging allure of stencil work. Created in 2015, this original piece was meticulously crafted using mixed media, predominantly stencil and spray paint, on a cut-out wood panel. The artists' choice of materials and their technique tell of their deep roots in the traditions of street pop art and graffiti artwork, where the use of spray paint is iconic, and stencils allow for sharp, repeatable imagery that can be rapidly executed in the often tricky environments of public spaces. Artistic Expression on Social Realities 'People's Power' resonates with the ethos of street art by boldly tackling socio-political themes. Icy & Sot's work often reflects a keen awareness of contemporary issues; this piece is no exception. The narrative behind the 'American Dream' — the inspiration for 'People's Power' — stems from the artist's observation of a homeless individual in New York City, cradling a Starbucks cup while begging for money. This poignant scene, set against the backdrop of towering skyscrapers, sparked the creation of an artwork that seeks to amplify the presence of the often overlooked and marginalized figures in urban landscapes. The Symbolic Imagery of 'People's Power' In 'People's Power,' the central figure is depicted as larger than life, overshadowing the iconic Empire State Building. This artistic choice elevates the subject, literally and figuratively, granting him a visibility that is usually denied in real life. The mixed crowd surrounding the central figure appears to be in solidarity, suggesting a collective uprising or a unified stand against societal issues. The vibrant colors splashed across the face of the central figure add a sense of vitality and perhaps a glimmer of hope amidst the stark black and white of the crowd. Technique and Form in Icy & Sot's Creative Process The technical prowess of Icy & Sot is evident in the stencil work's precision and the spray paint's controlled chaos. By opting for a wood panel as the substrate, the artists step away from the transient nature of street walls, allowing 'People's Power' to exist as a portable manifesto of their artistic and ideological stance. The cut-out form of the artwork disrupts the conventional rectangular canvas, giving the piece an almost sculptural presence that echoes the three-dimensional experience of encountering street art in the wild. Contextualizing 'People's Power' Within Street Pop Art 'People's Power' is more than a visually captivating piece; it is a cultural artifact that encapsulates the spirit of street pop art. Icy & Sot have successfully harnessed the expressive potential of graffiti artwork to communicate with a broad audience, transcending linguistic and cultural barriers. The artwork's accessibility is crucial to its impact, following the tradition of street art that speaks directly to the public, unfiltered by the gatekeeping norms of traditional galleries and museums. Impact and Legacy of 'People's Power' The legacy of 'People's Power' lies in its ability to confront and converse with its audience about uncomfortable truths. As with many seminal works in the street pop art genre, this piece's value is amplified by its relevance to contemporary societal discourses. Icy & Sot's commitment to addressing the uncomfortable facets of modernity is what positions 'People's Power' as not only an object of aesthetic admiration but also as a beacon of social consciousness in the realm of modern art.

    $5,175.00

  • Lagos Original Street Sign Spray Painting by Atomik

    Atomik Lagos Original Street Sign Spray Painting by Atomik

    Lagos Original Street Sign Spray Painting by Atomik Mixed Media Modern Graffiti Paint Pop Art on Real Metal Ready To Hang. 2023 Signed Original Painting on Reclaimed Metal City Road Construction Sign Artwork Size 36x36 of Spray Painted Smiling Atomik Orange In the vibrant world of modern graffiti and pop art, Atomik emerges as a unique voice, creating pieces that resonate deeply with art aficionados and street art enthusiasts alike. His 2023 artwork, titled "Lagos," is a prime example of his genius. Made on a reclaimed metal city road construction sign, this piece is not just a painting but a marriage of art and urban elements. Measuring 36x36 inches, "Lagos" is an ode to the urban environment from which Atomik draws inspiration. The centerpiece, the spray-painted smiling Atomik Orange, is instantly recognizable and evokes a sense of familiarity, bridging the gap between the street and the art gallery. The backdrop, a real metal city road construction sign, adds layers of authenticity and rawness to the piece. Its weathered appearance, marked with signs of wear and age, tells a story of its own, setting a contrasting stage for the vibrant and playful Atomik Orange. This painting does more than just showcase Atomik's technical prowess with a spray can. It challenges the boundaries of traditional art forms, blurring the lines between graffiti, pop art, and found object art. By choosing a reclaimed metal sign as his canvas, Atomik comments on the transient nature of urban life and the ever-evolving face of cities. For those who appreciate art that speaks to contemporary issues while staying rooted in traditional techniques, "Lagos" is a testament to Atomik's ability to capture the zeitgeist of modern urban culture. It's not just a piece of art; it's a conversation starter, a narrative, and a reflection of the times we live in.

    $1,383.00

  • Space Is Only Noise That You Can See Original Mixed Media Painting by Ellen Rutt

    Ellen Rutt Space Is Only Noise That You Can See Original Mixed Media Painting by Ellen Rutt

    Space Is Only Noise That You Can See Original Painting Mixed Media on Wood by Ellen Rutt Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. "Small Victories is a collection of moments. Those times, in young adult life in particular, when seemingly insignificant actions feel like big accomplishments that only you can truly appreciate-- Eating spinach twice in one day; remembering to floss; driving home sober; getting up on time for work after only two hours of sleep. The experienced simultaneity of the mundane and the meaningful, the trivial and the triumphant.These mixed media collage works are a brief exploration of those experiences through color, texture, and pattern. Behind the often abstract geometric compositions, there is always an underlying intimacy. Through a combination of digital and physical art-making techniques, my work continues to explore the relationship between art and design, as well as the influence that computers have on both what I make and how I think." - Ellen Rutt

    $771.00

  • Pink Party Original Acrylic Painting by Serge Gay Jr Pink Party Original Acrylic Painting by Serge Gay Jr

    Serge Gay Jr Pink Party Original Acrylic Painting by Serge Gay Jr

    Pink Party Original One of a Kind Acrylic Painting Artwork on Stretched Canvas by Popular Art Pop Culture Artist Serge Gay Jr. 2011 Signed Original Acrylic Painting Size 40x30 Ready To Hang On Stretched Canvas Serge Gay Jr.'s "Pink Party": A Vibrant Fusion of Pop Culture and Fine Art "Pink Party," an original acrylic painting on stretched canvas by the acclaimed pop culture artist Serge Gay Jr., is a striking embodiment of the fusion between the worlds of high art and popular culture. This 2011 signed original artwork, measuring 40x30 inches, exemplifies Gay's ability to capture the zeitgeist of his era through a vibrant tableau that is at once playful, provocative, and poignant. The painting, ready to hang and enjoy, offers a window into the artist's vision where the lines between street art, pop art, and graffiti blur, creating a narrative that resonates on both an aesthetic and conceptual level. The artwork's visual lexicon is rich with symbolism and iconography, characteristic of Gay's style, which often weaves together elements of street pop art and graffiti artwork. "Pink Party" is no exception, with its bold colors, dynamic composition, and juxtaposition of imagery that speaks to the societal narratives and pop culture references. The painting's scene is a carnival of motifs that engage with themes of identity, celebration, and the undercurrents of social commentary, inviting viewers into a dialogue with the piece that goes beyond its surface beauty. Exploring the Layers in Serge Gay Jr.'s Artistic Expression The layers of meaning in Serge Gay Jr.'s "Pink Party" are a testament to the depth of his artistic expression. Each element within the canvas works in concert with the others to create a cohesive narrative that is both deeply personal and universally relevant. Gay's work often touches on the intersectionality of identity, culture, and the vibrant energy of urban life, and this painting is a celebration of those themes, presented with the flair and finesse that only a master of his craft can achieve. Gay's approach to pop culture is nuanced and layered, often reflecting on the past while commenting on the present. The imagery in "Pink Party" draws from a broad palette of cultural references, from music and fashion to social movements and everyday life. His ability to distill these elements into a single, harmonious composition is a hallmark of his work, making each piece a complex conversation starter. The use of acrylic paint adds a tangible texture to the work, emphasizing the physicality of the street art influence in his practice. The Cultural Relevance of "Pink Party" in the Artistic Landscape "Pink Party" holds a place of cultural relevance in the contemporary artistic landscape. It is reflective of a time when the boundaries between different art forms are increasingly porous, and the influence of pop culture on traditional art practices is undeniable. Serge Gay Jr.'s work is situated at the heart of this cultural shift, using the canvas to explore and explode the conventions of what fine art can be. This original piece by Gay not only exemplifies his skill as a painter but also his insight as a cultural commentator. Through his art, Gay captures the spirit of the times, embodying the energy, challenges, and triumphs of modern society. "Pink Party," with its captivating visual narrative and layered meanings, continues to resonate with audiences, securing its place as a significant work in the canon of 21st-century pop art. In the broader context of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork, "Pink Party" represents the evolving nature of these genres, showcasing how they can transition from the walls of the city to the walls of a gallery without losing their impact or authenticity. The painting is a celebration of the street art ethos — accessible, engaging, and unapologetically bold. Serge Gay Jr.'s ability to bridge the gap between these worlds with such fluency is a testament to his role as a leading figure in the contemporary art scene. As a unique art object, "Pink Party" is not only a visual feast but also a piece of history, capturing the essence of an era where art is increasingly becoming a vehicle for social change and personal expression. It stands as a beacon of the creative possibilities that arise when the street meets the studio, and the result is a work that is as thought-provoking as it is beautiful.

    $900.00

  • Non-Volley Zone II Original Acrylic Painting by Dave Pollot Non-Volley Zone II Original Acrylic Painting by Dave Pollot

    Dave Pollot Non-Volley Zone II Original Acrylic Painting by Dave Pollot

    Non-Volley Zone II Original Acrylic Painting by Dave Pollot One-of-a-kind Artwork on Vintage Canvas Framed by Street Art Pop Artist. 2022 Signed Acrylic on Original Pickleball Paddle Reclaimed Vintage Painting Size 23x18 Including Frame. Framed Ready To Hang In a unique blend of classical artistry and contemporary wit, "Non-Volley Zone II" emerges as a prime example of Dave Pollot's vision, where vintage aesthetics meet modern narratives. This original acrylic painting showcases Pollot's signature style of repurposing thrift art, introducing unexpected modern elements to otherwise traditional canvases. Created in 2022, this work features a charming still life that has been playfully disrupted by the addition of a pickleball paddle, a modern sports reference that Pollot has cleverly incorporated into the scene. At the heart of this piece is Pollot's mastery in combining two seemingly disparate worlds. The artist breathes new life into a reclaimed vintage painting by juxtaposing the timeless beauty of a floral arrangement with the unexpected intrusion of a pickleball paddle lying at the forefront, symbolizing perhaps the collision of past and present or the intrusion of the contemporary into the serene stillness of history. The playful inclusion of the paddle is a nod to his keen eye for pop culture references, making the artwork resonate with a sense of humor and relevance. The canvas size, at a notable 23x18 inches framed, allows viewers to immerse themselves in the textural contrasts and vivid colors that Pollot masterfully preserves and enhances. His work is not merely about altering the old. Still, it is a dialogue between the original artist and himself, creating a layered narrative where every brushstroke is a word in a story that spans generations. "Non-Volley Zone II" is more than just an acrylic painting; it is a one-of-a-kind artwork that showcases Pollot's ability to transform forgotten pieces of art into contemporary conversations. This framed piece, ready to hang, carries the hallmark of Pollot's ingenuity and serves as a testament to the evolving nature of art. Through such pieces, Pollot establishes himself not just within the realm of street and pop art but also as a custodian of the past, repurposing it to speak to the present.

    $2,306.00

  • Ledger Joker Construction Street Sign Painting by RD-357 Real Deal

    RD-357 Real Deal Ledger Joker Construction Street Sign Painting by RD-357 Real Deal

    Heath Ledger Joker Construction Zone Original Street Sign Painting by RD-357 Real Deal One of a Kind Artwork on Real Metal NYC New York Construction Zone No Trespassing Street Sign by Graffiti Art Pop Artist. 2012 Signed Mixed Media Acrylic & Spray Paint on Reclaimed NYC New York Construction Zone No Trespassing Sign Painting Original Artwork Size 24x24 Batman Villian Played by Heath Ledger in the Movie as Joker Looking at the Viewer. RD Tag in Rust Red. RD-357's Heath Ledger Joker: A Fusion of Street Pop Art and Iconography The Heath Ledger Joker Construction Zone original street sign painting by RD-357, also known as Real Deal, encapsulates the essence of street pop art through its provocative use of public signage repurposed for artistic expression. Created in 2012, this mixed media acrylic and spray paint artwork transforms a New York City construction zone 'No Trespassing' sign into a canvas, depicting the iconic Batman villain played by Heath Ledger in a way that both challenges and captivates the viewer. Contextualizing RD-357's Artistic Approach RD-357, an artist whose real name remains elusive in the true spirit of street art anonymity, is known for his gritty interpretations of pop culture figures on unconventional canvases. This particular artwork measures 24x24 inches and is a testament to street art's versatility, pushing beyond traditional boundaries. RD-357 draws upon the anarchic spirit of the Joker, using a symbol of law and order – a construction sign – to present an image of chaos and rebellion. The irony is palpable; the sign, which once stood as a warning against unauthorized entry, now invites viewers to engage with the art in a personal, almost aggressive manner. Symbolism and Impact in RD-357's Joker Artwork This piece is not just a portrait; it is a statement. By choosing Heath Ledger's Joker, RD-357 taps into the collective consciousness of a society fascinated by the anti-hero archetype. Ledger's portrayal of the Joker was posthumously celebrated, and his death in 2008 left a cultural imprint that RD-357 leverages in this artwork. The juxtaposition of the Joker’s figure against the backdrop of a New York construction sign speaks volumes about the chaotic undercurrents within the perceived order of urban life. The use of mixed media, with acrylic and spray paint, highlights street art's raw, visceral nature, while also paying homage to the vibrancy of pop art. The viewer is confronted with the Joker's gaze, which, coupled with the bright warning colors of the construction sign, creates an unsettling yet magnetic presence. This interaction compels the audience to contemplate the layers of meaning behind the piece – from transforming public property into a medium for personal expression to the dialogue between art and spectator that challenges societal norms and the very definition of public space. In conclusion, RD-357's Heath Ledger Joker on a New York City construction sign is an outstanding example of how street pop art can merge cultural iconography with subversive messaging. Through this piece, the artist immortalizes a beloved film character and raises questions about authority, ownership, and the role of art in public discourse. The artwork remains a one-of-a-kind testament to the power of graffiti art to redefine spaces and provoke thought long after the paint has dried.

    $3,000.00

  • The Robot With A Rose Drawing AP by Flying Fortress

    Flying Fortress The Robot With A Rose Drawing AP by Flying Fortress

    The Robot With A Rose Original Urban Street Art Marker Drawing on Fine Art Paper by Graffiti Artist Flying Fortress. 2021 Signed Hand Drawn Original One of a Kind Marker Drawing Artwork Size 6.75x9.5 Marked With AP. Flying Förtress (20th Century) The Robot With A Rose, 2021 Marker on paper 9-1/2 x 6-3/4 inches (24.1 x 17.1 cm) (sheet) A.P. Signed and edition on corners

    $633.00

  • Spray Can Krylon Pink I Original Cardboard Sculpture by Bill Barminski

    Bill Barminski Spray Can Krylon Pink I Original Cardboard Sculpture by Bill Barminski

    Spray Can- Krylon- Pink I Original Mixed-Media Spray Paint Acrylic on Cardboard Sculpture Artwork by graffiti street artist modern pop artist Bill Barminski. 2020 Signed Dupont Spray Paint Can Made of Cardboard and Hand Painted Original. "Please enjoy this set of artworks created during the lockdown. Even the Cyclops are wearing a mask these days. Since I work in my home studio my day-to-day is very much the same - except for the overarching sense of doom we all feel. But that’s why I make art - to escape that. I always feel better when I’m making things. Enjoy." -Bill Barminski

    $613.00

  • 2 7 Avenue Line OTboys Silver Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo 2 7 Avenue Line OTboys Silver Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    2 7 Avenue Line OTboys- Silver Sign Art Mixed Media on MTA Signage Painting Artwork by street pop culture artist Cope2. Born in 1968 as Fernando Carlo, Jr. in New York City. Cope 2’s paintings have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums throughout the United States and internationally. He is a self-taught artist who is a celebrated legend contributing over 30 years to the graffiti street-art culture. One of New York City’s most prolific graffiti artists, he began tagging his name in the South Bronx in 1978. He developed his style in the subways and streets of the Bronx creating graffiti productions throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s achieving international recognition for his distinctive style. Fernando Carlo a.k.a COPE2 is an American artist, active in the graffiti scene of New York. Cope2’s involvement in the street art scene of the 80s and 90s progressively made his reputation grow, making him one of the most well-known writers in the US. Controversial, yet iconic, the artist’s story and his involvement in graffiti since the last decades of the 20th century shed light on the history of graffiti itself and its evolution over the years.

    $5,879.00

  • Video Surveillance 12x18 II Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Video Surveillance 12x18 II Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Video Surveillance 12x18- II Original Mixed Media Painting graffiti artist modern pop art on Real Metal Street Sign by Cope2. 2020 Signed Original Spray Paint Painting Bubble Letter on Real Metal Street Sign Artwork Size 12x18. This Area is Under 24 Hour Surveillance Sign.  

    $946.00

  • Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18 I Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18 I Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18- I Original Mixed Media Painting graffiti artist modern pop art on Real Metal Street Sign by Cope2. 2020 Signed Original Spray Paint Painting Bubble Letter on Real Metal Street Sign Artwork Size 12x18. Graffiti Is A Crime Sign. Graffiti as a Form of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork Graffiti, often perceived as a rebellious or illegal act, has gradually evolved into a recognized form of art, gaining substantial attention in the realm of modern pop and street art. This transformation is vividly exemplified by the work of renowned graffiti artist Cope2. His piece titled "Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18-I Original Mixed Media Painting" is a striking representation of this evolution. Created in 2020, this artwork is not just a mere expression of street culture but a significant icon in the graffiti art world. It stands out as a signed original spray paint painting, featuring bubble letters on a real metal street sign. Measuring 12x18 inches, this piece encapsulates the essence of street pop art and graffiti artwork, blending the raw energy of street art with the sophistication of modern pop art. The choice of a real metal street sign as the canvas for this artwork speaks volumes about the artist's intention to blur the lines between what is considered legal and illegal, art and vandalism. By transforming a symbol of authority and regulation, a street sign, into a piece of art, Cope2 challenges the conventional perceptions of graffiti. This act of repurposing a street sign, an object typically associated with law and order, into a canvas for graffiti, traditionally viewed as a form of rebellion, creates a powerful contrast and commentary on the societal views of art and expression. The Cultural Significance of Graffiti in Modern Art The artwork "Graffiti Is A Crime" is not just a physical piece of art; it's a statement about the cultural and societal impact of graffiti. Historically, graffiti has been associated with underground movements, often being a tool for the voiceless to express their opinions and emotions. However, as seen through the works of artists like Cope2, graffiti has transcended these boundaries, finding its way into the world of high art and becoming a celebrated form of creative expression. This metamorphosis of graffiti from vandalism to a respected art form is significant in understanding the dynamics of modern art. It reflects the evolving attitudes towards what constitutes art and who gets to define it. By incorporating elements of pop culture, graffiti artists have brought a new dimension to the art world, one that resonates with a broader audience and reflects contemporary societal themes. This shift has not only given graffiti artists like Cope2 a platform to showcase their talent but has also prompted a reevaluation of street art's role in the broader context of art history. Impact on the Perception of Street Art and Graffiti The significance of "Graffiti Is A Crime" and similar works in the context of street pop art and graffiti artwork lies in their ability to challenge and redefine the boundaries of traditional art. These pieces are not just expressions of individual creativity but are also powerful tools for social commentary. They represent a form of artistic democracy, where the street becomes a gallery, accessible to all, and not just the elite few. This democratization of art through graffiti challenges traditional art paradigms and encourages a more inclusive understanding of what art can be. Moreover, the increasing acceptance and celebration of graffiti art in galleries and art exhibitions signify a cultural shift. It represents a growing recognition of the artistic value and social commentary embedded in these works. The journey of graffiti from the streets to the galleries is a testament to the changing perceptions of what is considered legitimate art. It highlights the importance of context, medium, and message in the world of art, proving that creativity knows no bounds and that art can emerge from the most unexpected places. The artwork "Graffiti Is A Crime" by Cope2 is a pivotal piece in the narrative of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It encapsulates the essence of graffiti's journey from the fringes to the forefront of modern art. This piece is not just a representation of artistic skill but a symbol of cultural evolution, challenging perceptions, and redefining the boundaries of art. As such, it holds a special place in the history of modern art, symbolizing the dynamic and ever-evolving nature of artistic expression.

    $946.00

  • No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18 III Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18 III Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18- III Original Mixed Media Painting graffiti artist modern pop art on Real Metal Street Sign by Cope2. 2020 Signed Original Spray Paint Painting Bubble Letter on Real Metal Street Sign Artwork Size 12x18. No Trespassing No Graffiti Surveillance Sign. Challenging Norms with Cope2's Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork The piece "No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18- III" by Cope2 is a provocative work that embodies the rebellious spirit of street pop art and graffiti artwork. The 2020 signed original spray paint painting features bubble letters on a real metal street sign, size 12x18 inches, boldly proclaiming "Graffiti Is A Crime." This artwork is a direct challenge to the legal and societal boundaries that have long been imposed on graffiti artists. Cope2, a name that carries weight in the graffiti world, uses this piece to confront the paradox of graffiti as an art form: its simultaneous existence as a celebrated creation and a criminal act. The medium of the actual metal street sign, an object that typically represents law and control, is subverted and repurposed as a canvas for free artistic expression. This inversion is symbolic of the very nature of street art — a medium that often exists in heavily regulated and surveilled spaces. By choosing this as his canvas, Cope2 does not just create a piece of art; he crafts a statement on the right to public space and the nature of artistic freedom. The Socio-Cultural Commentary of Cope2's Work "No Trespassing No Graffiti" is more than a visually striking piece; it serves as a socio-cultural commentary on the state of street art today. The bright colors and the unmissable bubble letters are quintessential elements of traditional graffiti, yet they stand in stark contrast against the formal, authoritative backdrop of the street sign. This contrast is a visual metaphor for the tension between the artist and the establishment, between creativity and conformity. The artwork captures what Cope2 represents — an artist who has thrived in the face of adversity and legal challenges for over three decades. This mixed media piece shows his dedication to the craft and his ability to adapt and evolve. He showcased his mixed-media the streets to a respected figure in modern pop art while maintaining the edge and authenticity of his street roots. Impact of "No Trespassing No Graffiti" on Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork Cope2's "No Trespassing No Graffiti" impact on the perception of street pop art and graffiti artwork cannot be understated. It is an embodiment of the defiance often intrinsic to this genre of art. Yet, it also represents a maturation of the form, a sign that street art has claimed its rightful place in contemporary art discourse. The piece stands as a symbol of resistance against the criminalization of graffiti, urging a reexamination of the laws and cultural perceptions that govern public expression. Through this work, Cope2 asserts the value of street art as a legitimate and powerful form of social and artistic expression. The painting is a direct engagement with the viewer, a call to question and redefine the boundaries of legality and artistry. It is a bold declaration that the presence of graffiti in the public sphere can be both an act of vandalism and a significant cultural artifact. "No Trespassing No Graffiti" is a pivotal piece in the narrative of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It is a testament to Cope2's enduring influence and his commitment to pushing the boundaries of what street art can convey. This artwork is not just a statement against prohibition; it is a proclamation of the transformative power of graffiti, its role in challenging the status quo, and its potential to change how we interact with and understand the urban landscape. It is a piece that encapsulates the complex identity of graffiti, standing as a vibrant example of the dialogue between artist, city, and society.

    $946.00

  • Sale -15% 1BN MonoPrint Silkscreen Print by Mr Penfold

    Mr Penfold 1BN MonoPrint Silkscreen Print by Mr Penfold

    1BN MonoPrint 1 of a Kind 4-Color Hand-Pulled Silkscreen Original on Fine Art Paper by Mr Penfold Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2021 Signed Original One-of-a-kind Print Artwork Size 18.11x22.44 The current residence of the versatile artist, also known as 'Mr Penfold', is in Bristol, where he operates his studio and experiments with diverse mediums. Tim Gresham is his given name.

    $771.00$655.00

  • Ceci N'est Pas Une Peter Griffin Original Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting by Shark Toof

    Shark Toof Ceci N'est Pas Une Peter Griffin Original Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting by Shark Toof

    Ceci N'est Pas Une Peter Griffin Original Painting Acrylic & Aerosol on Canvas by Shark Toof Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2014 Signed Orignal Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting Artwork Size 27x19 "This new body of work is a blend of my graffiti roots, where I developed my unique voice. At the same time, there's also an aspect of this work that is " not taking yourself too seriously, vandalizing your icons," Shark Toof said while preparing in Detroit. "I like Detroit because it is very do-it-yourself, and I am a very do-it-yourself artist, so it is a great fit for me."-Shark Toof The Artistic Dialect of Shark Toof: Subverting Pop Culture Icons Shark Toof's "Ceci N'est Pas Une Peter Griffin" is a compelling piece that showcases the artist's deft blend of graffiti roots with the playful irreverence of modern pop art. Created in 2014, this original painting embodies Shark Toof's unique voice, a voice he has cultivated through his deep connections with the street art movement. This artwork, measuring 27x19 inches, is a striking example of his mixed media mastery, incorporating acrylic and aerosol on canvas. In this piece, Shark Toof engages with the familiar iconography of pop culture, specifically the well-known character Peter Griffin from the animated sitcom "Family Guy." However, in true street art fashion, Shark Toof takes this familiar image and subverts it, adding layers of meaning and challenging the viewer's perceptions. The title, a nod to René Magritte's famous work, plays with the idea of representation and reality, encouraging viewers to question what they see. The painting's mixed media approach is characteristic of street pop art, which combines various techniques and materials to create dynamic visuals. Shark Toof's use of bold colors and exaggerated features captures the essence of graffiti art's impact while paying homage to pop art's stylized aesthetics. His work does not shy away from humor or satire; instead, it embraces these elements to deliver a more profound commentary on the nature of celebrity, fandom, and the art world itself. In the context of street pop art and graffiti artwork, Shark Toof stands out as an artist who embodies the DIY spirit of the genre. His affinity for cities like Detroit, with their rich industrial pasts and vibrant street art scenes, speaks to his commitment to the grassroots nature of his craft. Shark Toof's work, including "Ceci N'est Pas Une Peter Griffin," is a visual feast and a testament to the transformative power of street art in the modern era. Through his art, Shark Toof continues to push the boundaries of street pop art, showcasing its potential to be both playful and piercingly insightful. His ability to navigate the intersection of street art and fine art while maintaining a sense of authenticity and approachability ensures that his work resonates with a broad spectrum of art enthusiasts and collectors alike.

    $2,833.00

  • Dissection Of The Letter S Original Acrylic Painting by Nychos

    Nychos Dissection Of The Letter S Original Acrylic Painting by Nychos

    Dissection Of The Letter S Original Painting Mixed Media Framed On Paper by Nychos Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2013 Signed Original Mixed Media Acrylic Spray Paint Painting Artwork Size 40x48.5 “My dad and my grandpa were traditional Austrian hunters, so I think that is where some of my interest in anatomy comes from. Seeing a deer dissected for the first time was very inspiring for me. Seeing all the guts and intestines drop out, it was a bit crazy at first,” Nychos told Hypebeast while painting at the world’s premiere street art festival Pow Wow Hawaii earlier this year. “Using all of this anatomy I think have found something I can stick with and really go crazy on. It’s staying fresh for me because I am always finding new ways to do it.” -Nychos

    $2,744.00

  • I Love Graffiti Original Acrylic Canvas Painting by LushSux

    LushSux I Love Graffiti Original Acrylic Canvas Painting by LushSux

    I Love Graffiti Original Painting Acrylic on Linen Canvas by LushSux Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2014 Signed Original Acrylic Graffiti Painting on Stretched Canvas Artwork Size 15.75x19.6 Text Type Art Reading "I Love Graffiti." The Essence of "I Love Graffiti" by LushSux "I Love Graffiti," a striking acrylic on linen canvas by LushSux, captures the heart of street pop art and graffiti artwork with a bold simplicity that speaks volumes. Created in 2014, this signed original measures 15.75x19.6 inches and presents a text type art reading the declarative sentence "I Love Graffiti." LushSux, an Australian street artist known for his controversial and often humorous work, uses this piece to make a direct statement about his passion for graffiti, a sentiment shared by many within and outside the graffiti community. The straightforward message, underscored by the artist's choice to render the text in a style reminiscent of graffiti lettering, conveys a candid appreciation for the art form while also alluding to the complex relationship society has with graffiti. Stylistic Elements and Cultural Commentary in LushSux's Work The artwork's design, characterized by thick black outlines filled with a sky blue, reflects the quintessential graffiti aesthetic—bold, readable from a distance, and unabashed in its existence. This visual approach is not just an artistic choice but also a nod to the origins of graffiti as a form of street-level communication, often used to convey messages or mark territory. LushSux's use of a stretched linen canvas as the substrate for this piece elevates the traditionally illicit act of graffiti into the realm of fine art, challenging viewers to reevaluate the distinctions between vandalism and art. The inclusion of a sardonic footnote, "as long as it's not on my property," adds a layer of self-aware commentary, acknowledging the contentious nature of graffiti as both celebrated art and criticized public nuisance. LushSux's Contribution to the Dialogue on Street Art With "I Love Graffiti," LushSux contributes to the ongoing dialogue about the place of street art in contemporary culture. By bringing a declaration of love for graffiti into the gallery space, the artist bridges the gap between the raw, often unsanctioned expressions found on city walls and the sanitized, curated experience of viewing art in conventional settings. This piece serves as a reminder of the roots of street pop art, grounded in a love for bold expression and the desire to make a mark on the world. As a modern pop artist, LushSux navigates the fine line between irreverence and homage, using his platform to both celebrate and critically examine the art form to which he has dedicated his career. "I Love Graffiti" stands as a testament to the enduring appeal of graffiti and its ability to provoke, inspire, and resonate with a wide audience.

    $771.00

  • Vincent Price Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Joe King

    Joe King Vincent Price Original Graphite Pencil Drawing by Joe King

    Vincent Price Original Graphite Pencil Hand Drawing on Fine Art Paper by modern trending street art artist Joe King. 2010 Signed Original Graphite Drawing Artwork Size 8.x11, Framed in ornate frame with mat.

    $946.00

  • Lines In The Slipstream #4 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    JM Rizzi Lines In The Slipstream #4 Original Drawing by JM Rizzi

    Lines In The Slipstream #4 Original One of a Kind Marker Ink Drawing Artwork on Watercolor Fine Art Paper by Popular Street Art Pop Culture Artist JM Rizzi. 2022 Signed Original Marker Ink Painting Size 18x24 “Ours are tense times. Eyes closed, I surrender to the slipstream, skate the wake of an energetic flow that never stops. This series of works on paper marks a more sophisticated experiment with abstract motifs. The aluminum of an airplane and regal gold all ripple and tangle like eddies punctuated by crimson. The final act—amalgamating metallic hues with wiry black lines that interrogate the delineation between positive and negative space. Visually interpreting the tacit sensation of human history’s everlasting propulsion.” –JM Rizzi

    $580.00

  • Standing Sky Bear Original Painting by Phil Lumbang

    Phil Lumbang Standing Sky Bear Original Painting by Phil Lumbang

    Standing Sky Bear Original Painting on Fine Art Paper, Custom Framed by Phil Lumbang Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Original one-of-a-kind painting of a standing white bear in big blue sky.

    $329.00

  • Bound Original Mixed Media Watercolor Painting by Aelhra

    Aelhra Bound Original Mixed Media Watercolor Painting by Aelhra

    Bound Original Painting Spray Paint Watercolor Mixed Media on Art Paper by Aelhra Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2013 Signed Original Mixed Media Spray Paint Watercolor Artwork Size 15x22

    $489.00

  • MTA Subway Map Tag Show Stopper Original Drawing by Stay High 149- Wayne Roberts MTA Subway Map Tag Show Stopper Original Drawing by Stay High 149- Wayne Roberts

    Stay High 149- Wayne Roberts MTA Subway Map Tag Show Stopper Original Drawing by Stay High 149- Wayne Roberts

    MTA Subway Map Tag- Show Stopper Original One of a Kind Marker Drawing Artwork on MTA Subway Map by Popular Street Art Pop Culture Artist Stay High 149- Wayne Roberts. 2011 Signed Framed Original Painting/Drawing on New York MTA Subway Train Map Size 22.75x32.25

    $3,293.00

  • Aki Sharks #3 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Akinori Oishi Aki Sharks #3 Original Marker Drawing by Akinori Oishi

    Aki Sharks #3 Original Marker Hand Drawing on Canvas by modern trending street art artist Akinori Oishi. 2014 Signed Original Marker Drawing on Unstretched Canvas Artwork Size 11x13.25 Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $489.00

  • Aki Sharks #2 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Akinori Oishi Aki Sharks #2 Original Marker Drawing by Akinori Oishi

    Aki Sharks #2 Original Marker Hand Drawing on Canvas by modern trending street art artist Akinori Oishi. 2014 Signed Original Marker Drawing on Unstretched Canvas Artwork Size 11x13.25 Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $489.00

  • Aki Sharks #1 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Akinori Oishi Aki Sharks #1 Original Marker Drawing by Akinori Oishi

    Aki Sharks #1 Original Marker Hand Drawing on Canvas by modern trending street art artist Akinori Oishi. 2014 Signed Original Marker Drawing on Unstretched Canvas Artwork Size 11x13.25 Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $489.00

  • Quiet Water Beach Original Watercolor by P Bernstein

    Other Artists Quiet Water Beach Original Watercolor by P Bernstein

    Quiet Water Beach Original Painting Watercolor on Fine Art Paper by P Bernstein art.

    $99.00

  • Give Thanks Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by Eric Otto

    Erik Otto Give Thanks Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by Eric Otto

    Give Thanks Original Painting Mixed-Media Acrylic, Pencil & Spray Paint on Found Reclaimed Paper by Erik Otto Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 13.5x19.75 Original Mixed Media Painting From Erik Otto Rare Artwork.

    $1,545.00

  • Muse #668 Watercolor - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Conrad Roset Muse #668 Original Watercolor Painting by Conrad Roset

    Muse #668 Original One of a Kind Watercolor Artwork Painting on Fine Art Watercolor Paper by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Conrad Roset. 2014 Signed Original Unique Watercolor Painting Artwork Size 12x15.7

    $1,545.00

  • Muse #667 Watercolor - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Conrad Roset Muse #667 Original Watercolor Painting by Conrad Roset

    Muse #667 Original One of a Kind Watercolor Artwork Painting on Fine Art Watercolor Paper by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Conrad Roset. 2014 Signed Original Unique Watercolor Painting Artwork Size 12x15.7

    $1,545.00

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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