"Here is your chance to own specially commissioned artwork of 2007-08 NBA MVP Kobe Bryant, created exclusively for Upper Deck by Shepard Fairey, one of today's most prominent and influential artists. Noted for creative street art campaigns and iconic pieces of work - his Barack Obama posters were in extremely high demand during president-elect's run for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination - Shepard Fairey continues to make bold statements through his art. Incorporating a rich mixture of Lakers team colors, the visually stunning off-set print is printed on heavy stock and comes wrapped in craft paper and shipped in a tube. Like other Shepard Fairey art productions, this rare, iconic litho isn't expected to last long. Order now!"[direct link] Shepard Fairey x Kobe Bryant - LE Print Price: $34.99
The latest edition of Koibito (red & white) is now available for Pre-Order at Munky King[direct link]. This edition of Koibito is priced at $80, limited to 1,000 pieces and is scheduled to ship in late March. Be sure to stop by www.munkyking.com to secure yours now. There might be a few available for sale in The Art Gallery as well... Stay tuned.
To celebrate the release of his first Dunny design produced byKidrobot, artist Jesse Hernandez[Artist Bio] will be going on a Signing Tour. The official release date for Jesse's 8" Jaguar Warrior Dunny is 03.05.09. Jesse's tour will start at KRNY and will conclude at KRSF. The official Signing Tour schedule is listed below.
Wednesday, March 04, 09 6-8 p.m. Kidrobot NY, 118 Prince St.
Thursday, March 05, 09 6-8 p.m. Kidrobot MIA 638 Collins Ave.
Microsoft recently teamed up with a handful of extremely talented artists to create the Zune Originals: Artist Series. You can now customize your very own Zune media player with engraved artwork designed by artists such as Dalek, Tado and Gary Fernandez. If you'd like to find out more about Zune Originals and this series, feel free to visit: www.zune.net for more info.
Peacemaker 32.9 is the latest release from Brandt Peters and MINDstyle. The official release date for this figure is set at 03.20.09. Peacemaker 32.9 measures in at 12" and is limited to 300 pieces worldwide. This is one of a handful of Brandt Peters character designs that has been transformed into a sculpted figure by MINDstyle. If you'd like to familiarize yourself with more of Brandt's work then please visit: www.brandtpeters.com.