Kaws: New Fiction is at Serpentine North Gallery, online and Fortnite (to Feb 27, 2022), serpentinegalleries.org
What happened when street artist Kaws put on the first exhibition on Fortnite
★★★☆☆In 1972, 30,000 Egyptomanics witnessed Tutankhamun's burial mask at the British Museum in the show's first week…
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Acute Art presents | KAWS: NEW FICTION - Serpentine Galleries
Brooklyn-based KAWS is considered one of the most innovative artists of his generation. Within the Pop Art tradition…
Kaws seems like the perfect choice. His street art-inspired forms hint at urban edginess, but with little of the raw authenticity of Basquiat. His orange Mickey Mouse figure (or is it the Michelin Man?) drips with uneasy irony; the friendly Disney icon is faceless and mute, but still Instagrammable.