Purchase Captain Cool Blotter Paper Limited Edition Archival Pigment Print Art on Perforated Blotter Paper by Stanley Mouse pop culture LSD artwork.
2021 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of 135 Artwork Size 7.5x7.5
"Captain Cool Blotter Paper" is a limited edition work by the renowned artist Stanley Mouse, whose contributions to pop culture and psychedelic art are well-documented. This piece, signed and numbered as part of a limited run of 135, was released in 2021 and is a prime example of archival pigment print art on perforated blotter paper, a medium with deep roots in the countercultural movements of the 1960s and 70s. The artwork, measuring 7.5x7.5 inches, portrays a hauntingly beautiful skull adorned with vibrant red roses, invoking themes of mortality and beauty reminiscent of the Mexican Day of the Dead iconography. The skull, a motif often explored in Mouse's work, is not just a symbol of death but also of life's vibrancy, contrasting the ephemeral existence with the timeless allure of art. Mouse, recognized for his role in shaping the visual language of the psychedelic movement through concert posters and album covers, brings his distinctive style to the realm of street pop art and graffiti. "Captain Cool" continues this legacy, blending classic iconography with modern techniques to produce a piece that resonates with historical significance and contemporary appeal. This artwork is not merely a decorative piece; it is steeped in the tradition of blotter art, which has often served as both a canvas for artistic expression and a medium for psychedelic compounds. The collectible nature of such prints, combined with the cultural weight they carry, makes them a significant addition to the world of street pop art and graffiti, symbolizing the crossover between underground artistry and mainstream recognition. Stanley Mouse's "Captain Cool Blotter Paper" is a testament to the enduring influence of psychedelic art in contemporary culture and its ability to comment on deeper themes through street pop art and graffiti. His work captures the essence of a genre that continues to challenge, inspire, and provoke thought through its bold visuals and subversive undertones.