Every week we spotlight the best art releases weekly by notable artists, galleries, museums and contemporary art platforms across the globe. Listed items typically encompass limited edition artworks, prints, collectible figures, collaborative merchandise and more.
For this week’s installment: HYPEBEAST Magazine Issue 27: The Kinship Issue is now available to preorder on HBX, Jun Cha releases ‘Fighter’ time-limited edition print, Pushead once again teams up with Medicom Toy on limited BE@RBRICK figures, the Woaw Store reissues Hikari Shimoda’s ‘Lonely Hero and Obake’ wooden sculpture from APPortfolio, and Yeenjoy Studio purveys a limited range of incense chambers at JUICE LA.
View the full list below.
HYPEBEAST Magazine Issue 27: The Kinship Issue
Release Date: Available to preorder now on HBX
Release Price: $18 USD
The Kinship Issue features a collaborative cover between UNDERCOVER and Futura. The cover art extends to the magazine’s back cover and comes encased in packaging also featuring the work of Futura. Altogether, the publication explores how personal relationships feed into creative work. It features Angelo Baque, Shaniqwa Jarvis, Cleon Peterson, Helmut Lang, Ghetto Gastro, Illegal Civ and Bode among many others. Preorders are now available with delivery to commence on November 18.
Jun Cha ‘Fighter’ Time-Limited Edition Print
Release Date: Available on Jun Cha’s website for 24 hours starting at 10 AM PDT on November 6
Release Price: $230 USD
Jun Cha returns with a new time-limited edition print entitled ‘Fighter.’ The artwork measures 32″ tall × 24″ wide, portraying the demigod Hercules from ancient Greek mythology. In regards to the composition, the piece is “based on the sculpture of Bosio’s Hercules fighting the Achelous, this print is produced on special museum etching paper and includes a custom embossment of a skull embracing serpent,” said the artist in a statement.
Pushead x Medicom Toy BE@RBRICK Figures
Release Date: Available at cjmart.jp
Release Price: $121 USD
Medicom Toy returns with a new collaborative BE@RBRICK, this time enlisting iconic visual artist Pushead. The latest edition marks the fourth collaboration between the artist and the Japanese toymaker. The new figure comes in a set of 100% & 400% sizes, covered with a glossy coating over the artist’s signature Earth-toned base.
Hikari Shimoda ‘Lonely Hero and Obake’ Wood Sculpture at Woaw Store
Release Date: Available exclusively at Woaw Store in Hong Kong
Release Price: TBD
Japanese artist Hikari Shimoda is well-known for her mixed media artworks of manga-inspired characters. The artist’s ‘Lonely Hero and Obake’ sculptural edition with APPortfolio is now exclusively available in-store at Woaw Hong Kong. Limited to a few units, each piece was made from high-quality birch wood.
Woaw Store Hong Kong
5 Sun St.
Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Yeenjoy Studio Pop-Up Shop At JUICE LA
Release Date: Available now at JUICE LA
Release Price: Varied
Yeenjoy Studio teamed up with JUICE LA on an exclusive pop-up shop featuring limited edition products. From their recent collaborative incense chambers with Staple and GEO to new releases, the Chinese craftsmen purvey a range of meticulously crafted porcelain home goods. Check out the brand’s latest collection at JUICE online or in-stores now.
801 Mateo St.
Los Angeles, California