After leaving its mark in Seoul and Taipei, KAWS‘ HOLIDAY installation will soon be arriving in the city of Hong Kong. The massive 37-meter KAWS:HOLIDAY Companion is once again in partnership with AllRightsReserved, and will see the floating piece of art placed at the city’s iconic Victoria Harbour from March 22 to 31.
SK Lam, Creative Director and Curator of AllRightsReserved commented, “In 2010, we collaborated [with KAWS] and first brought KAWS to Hong Kong. After almost a decade, we are very excited to bring this colossal outdoor artwork to Hong Kong, our hometown.”
This outdoor installation is also arriving during Hong Kong Arts Month, were a number of art goers and galleries will be pouring into the city for events like Art Basel Hong Kong. Like past KAWS:HOLIDAYs, there will also be a release of limited items for sale including a limited cushion, a Companion bath toy, a floating bed, tote bags, and T-shirts. The prices will range from $49 USD – $150 USD. The items will also land online at Ding Dong Takuhaibin’s online store starting from March 22.
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Finally, Hong Kong! KAWS:HOLIDAY by @kaws, 37-meters long COMPANION in a relaxed ,reclined position travels to Victoria Harbour, and the first time in grey colorway! It is the largest sculptural endeavor by KAWS to date! Time: Mar 22 – 31, 2019 Location: Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong In partnership with @ARR.AllRightsReserved Presented by @AsiaMiles and supported by Hong Kong Tourism Board @DiscoverHongKong #KAWS #KAWSHOLIDAY #AllRightsReserved #ddtstore #AsiaMiles #DiscoverHongKong #HKArtsMonth