Takashi Murakami TM/KK Mr Dob B Art Toy Sculpture by Takashi Murakami TM/KK
Purchase Mr Dob B Limited Edition Vinyl Art Sculpture Collectible Artwork by Japanese Pop Culture Artist Takashi Murakami TM/KK x BAIT. 2017 Limited Edition of 800 Complexcon x BAITx Takashi Murakami 9x12x8 Displayed With Box
Takashi Murakami TM/KK Melting Dob- Ice Blue Art Toy Sculpture by Takashi Murakami TM/KK
Purchase Melting Dob- Ice Blue Limited Edition PVC Art Toy Collectible Artwork by Modern Pop Culture Artist Takashi Murakami TM/KK. 2022 16x15x11.5 Limited Edition Painted Cast PVC Vinyl With Metallic Disk Stand New In Box. The "Melting Dob - Ice Blue" is a captivating piece of collectible artwork by Takashi Murakami, a trailblazer in the modern pop culture art scene. This 2022 limited edition art toy is a distinctive representation of Murakami's iconic "Superflat" style, a term he coined to describe his art's unique fusion of classical Japanese artistic traditions with contemporary pop culture. This particular piece is a testament to Murakami's expertise in blurring the lines between high and low culture, a concept deeply ingrained in the ethos of pop art. "Melting Dob - Ice Blue" is crafted from painted cast PVC vinyl and is presented on a gleaming metallic disk stand, highlighting the artist's penchant for combining traditional art mediums with industrial materials. The dimensions of this striking piece measure 16x15x11.5 inches, underscoring its substantial presence as a sculptural work. Murakami's character, Mr. Dob, who has become a cultural icon, transforms this rendition. The character's features melt, suggesting a state of flux or a commentary on the ephemeral nature of pop culture itself. This expression resonates with the fluidity and ever-changing dynamics of street pop art and graffiti artwork, where permanence is often elusive. Each "Melting Dob - Ice Blue" is part of a limited edition run, new in the box, ensuring collectors acquire an art piece and an experience wrapped in the novelty of Murakami's creative vision. This work exemplifies Murakami's influence on the art toy movement, which intersects collectibility with fine art, a domain that Murakami navigates with renowned success. Collectors and enthusiasts of street pop art and graffiti artwork appreciate pieces like "Melting Dob - Ice Blue" for their ability to capture the pulse of contemporary culture while being rooted in artistic discourse. Murakami's work bridges the collectible and the conceptual, a physical embodiment of pop art's enduring legacy in the modern art world.
Takashi Murakami TM/KK ComplexCon x Dobtopus Skateboard Deck Set by Takashi Murakami TM/KK
Purchase ComplexCon x Dobtopus Octopus Deck Set Fine Art Limited Edition Archival Pigment Print Transfer on Natural Skateboard Deck by Street Artwork Graffiti Artist Takashi Murakami TM/KK. 2017 Set of 3. Released at ComplexCon in 2017, the Takashi Murakami Octopus Skate Deck Set features Murakami's well-known Octopus motif in a 3-deck set, which forms one cohesive image when displayed side by side. This deck set was released on November 4th, 2017.
Takashi Murakami TM/KK ComplexCon x Mutated Skateboard Deck Set by Takashi Murakami TM/KK
Purchase ComplexCon x Mutated Deck Set Fine Art Limited Edition Archival Pigment Print Transfer on Natural Skateboard Deck by Street Artwork Graffiti Artist Takashi Murakami TM/KK. 2019 Printed Limited Edition Skateboard Art Deck Artwork Set of 3 Takashi Murakami, renowned for his vibrant and psychedelic oeuvre that traverses fine art and pop culture, unveiled a collectible skateboard deck set at ComplexCon 2019, further cementing his legacy within the urban art scene. The collaboration, dubbed the Takashi Murakami x ComplexCon Mutated Skateboard Deck Set, is a trifecta of visual ecstasy, encompassing the artist's signature motifs – his whimsical bear character, the vibrant flowers, and the mythical mushrooms, all rendered in a kaleidoscope of colors that dance across the decks with a life of their own. These limited edition skateboard decks are not merely functional items but stand as a testament to Murakami's artistic vision, where street pop art and contemporary graffiti converge. Each deck is a canvas that encapsulates Murakami's distinctive synthesis of traditional Japanese techniques with post-war Japanese culture and modern anime and manga influences. The result is a striking visual narrative that is both familiar and fantastical, a vibrant pastiche of past and present, East and West, art and commerce. Released on November 2nd, 2019, as a limited edition set, these decks were produced using an archival pigment print transfer process that ensures the longevity of the colors and the intricate details of Murakami's designs. The precision of this technique highlights the artist's commitment to quality and his understanding of the skateboard's dual identity as a tool for sport and a piece of collectible art. Murakami's artistry is evident in the joyous yet complex expressions of the characters adorning the decks. The mutated bear, a recurring character in his works, is depicted with a vitality that belies the meticulousness of the art form. The flowers and mushrooms, bursting with colors, serve as a symbolic lexicon through which Murakami explores themes of life and identity. Each element is meticulously placed, creating an energetic dialogue between the characters and the viewer. These skateboard decks are emblematic of ComplexCon's mission to be a catalyst for creative collaboration and innovation. They embody the event's spirit, where art is not confined to galleries but is a part of the everyday streetscape. Collectors and skateboarding aficionados vie for these pieces, which are valuable objects and of acultural phenomenon where street art meets pop culture and functionality meets high art. Takashi Murakami's collaboration with ComplexCon represents a significant moment in the timeline of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It reflects a cultural zeitgeist that venerates the fluidity between art forms and the demolition of barriers between 'high' art and commercial art. The Mutated Skateboard Deck Set is a vibrant example of this synergy, a set of objects that are a mode of transportation, a medium for artists, and a conduit for collectors to engage with art in new and exciting ways.
Takashi Murakami TM/KK Mr Dob A Art Toy Sculpture by Takashi Murakami TM/KK
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