News about Kaws
LONDON – Serpentine starts 2022 with a multi-layered global project with the internationally acclaimed artist KAWS (aka Brian Donnelly, American, b. 1974-), developed in collaboration with Acute Art and the online video game Fortnite. In the artist’s first major solo exhibition in London, KAWS: NEW FICTION presents new and recent works in physical and augmented reality […]
BROOKLYN – KAWS: WHAT PARTY closes at the Brooklyn Museum on September 5. The sweeping survey of KAWS’s career traces the Brooklyn-based artist’s rise from graffiti artist to a dominating force in the contemporary art world.
NEW YORK – Christie’s online-only sale Trespassing, which closed Aug. 19, achieved a total of $2,437,000, with 96% sold by lot. The top lot was KAWS’ Untitled (Astro Boy), which realized $350,000, against a low estimate of $150,000.
DALLAS – Multiple records for artists and for individual prints were set in Heritage Auctions’ Urban Art Auction which realized a total of $2,737,160 in Chicago. Absentee and Internet live bidding was provided by LiveAuctioneers.