The Don Gallery “HELLO BRO!” Exhibition Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Oct 14, 2010
The “Hello Bro!” exhibit has been unveiled at the Don Gallery in Milan, Italy. The gallery space is dedicated to a smattering of graffiti, urban, pop, and lowbrow art. The exhibit features work from industry heavyweights including KAWS, Futura, S...

Ron English x Made by Monsters “Smiley Grin” Piggy Bank

DesignComments ⋅ Oct 2, 2010
Ron English and Made by Monsters create a commemorative “Smiley Grin” piggy back as part of a further product roll-out for English’s recent Status Factory exhibition . The 4 inch vinyl piggy bank features a similar aesthetic to...

Concrete Messages: Street Art on the Israeli – Palestinian Separation Barrier

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 30, 2010
The separation barrier draws the strict boundary between Israel and the Palestinian West Bank. Zia Krohn and Joyce Lagerweij’s book “Concrete Messages” combines interviews with both local and well-known artists, with pictures of their works on th...

Ron English x Made by Monsters Telegrinnies Series 2

DesignComments ⋅ Sep 23, 2010
After having the JP editions previewed at this year’s SDCC, Ron English and Made by Monsters release their Telegrinnies series 2 collection. The batch includes two figures in Shocking Green and Electric Blue. Coming in a set, series 2 will...

Status Factory by Ron English Exhibition NYC Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Sep 13, 2010
Seminal art figure Ron English hosted “Status Factory,” over the weekend, his latest exhibition that debuted at the Opera Gallery in New York’s Soho district. Known for his amalgamation of twisted pop figures, the show was compr...

Status Factory by Ron English Exhibition NYC

EventsComments ⋅ Sep 8, 2010
Ron English’s post modern “popaganda” will be on display as the famed pop artist showcases over 100 new works via a special exhibition at New York City’s Opera Gallery. The show, dubbed Status Factory, will boast popular c...

Ron English x Made by Monsters T-Rex Barney Grin

DesignComments ⋅ Jul 15, 2010
Made by Monsters and Ron English team-up once again in a continuation of Ron English’ “Grin” series. This time around, the popular children’s character Barney is the focus of a re-appropriation. The figure measures in at 1...

Toy Tokyo x Secret Base x Ron English X-Ray McSupersized Figure

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Mar 17, 2010
Ron English teams up with Secret Base and Toy Tokyo yet again, this time on a new colorway of the artist’s McSupersized Figure. As we’ve seen in previous versions, the toy features a clear x-ray layer and comes packaged in a french fr...

Ron English x Made By Monsters “Japan Edition” Lucy Exposed Toy

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 18, 2010
For those of you who missed out on the OG version of the Lucy Exposed figure, Made By Monsters announces its special Japanese version of Ron English’s “Lucy Exposed.” This new version is set to drop on January 20th, 2010, standi...

Ron English x The Simpsons Homer/Jackson Pollock Video

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 9, 2010
Accompanying the announcement from earlier today is a video showcasing Ron English in action, painting his Homer/Jackson Pollock piece. The video features a hilarious original score, written by Ron English and recorded by Brandon Jemeyson. The co...

Ron English x The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Episode

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 8, 2010
Ron English’s renowned pop art will be making an appearance on The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special entitled In 3-D! On Ice! The show looks to feature a painted variation of English’s Homer/Jackson Pollock motif, in 10 seconds. The M...

Ron English x Made By Monsters Pop Art Series Lucy Exposed Toy

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2009
The work of Ron English has always walked along a pop culture path as the American artist has offered much of his commentary through the medium of art. Following a number of successful releases in the past including the Grin with Made By Monsters...

Ron English x Made by Monsters Lucy Exposed Vinyl Preview

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 18, 2009
Following up on its previous Grin vinyl toy, Made by Monsters and Ron English are prepping for this awesome Christmas release of the Lucy figure to complete the series. Here is a sneak peek of Lucy in her undies! Stayed tuned for further updates...

Ron English x MINDstyle McSupersized Me 3 Ft Monochrome Figure

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Nov 17, 2009
Toy makers MINDstyle offer a preview into its latest release, a 3′ version of Ron English’s McSupersized Me character, an obvious comical play on Ronald McDonald. The deluxe fiberglass monochrome figure was only produced in a run of 1...

Ron English x Garageworks Industries 1:1 Grin

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Aug 18, 2009
Enjoying a preview over the last few months, a massive 1:1 Grin based on previous smaller scale Ron English x Garageworks Industries “Grin” figures is set for a release. The re-appropriation of the iconic Charlie Brown comes in at app...