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: Steven Harrington teams up with Moleskine on a special accessories collaboration, fragment design joins forces with Medicom Toy on porcelain BE@BRICKs, André Saraiva releases limited edition print entitled ‘Beatrice Inn,’ Miles Johnston launches ‘Inktober’ prints, and Evan M. Cohen joins Booooooom for a partnered screenprint dubbed ‘Life Rhythms.’
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Steven Harrington x Moleskine Collaboration
Release Date: September 14 on Moleskine’s website
Release Price: TBD
Acclaimed LA-based artist Steven Harrington recently announced his latest collaboration with Moleskine. The partnered offering encompasses sketchbooks, pouches, and phone cases. Harrington’s whimsical motifs including his ubiquitous cartoon character ‘Melo’ are observed on the collaborative accessories. To commemorate the launch this September 14, the artist will host an exclusive event at Moleskine’s Century City location in Los Angeles.
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fragment design x Medicom Toy Porcelain BE@RBRICK
Release Date: Available on Medicom Toy’s website
Release Price: ¥199,800 JPY (approximately $1,900 USD)
fragment design once again teams up with Medicom Toy on a special series of BE@RBRICK figures. The Japanese label’s latest take sees the popular collectible crafted entirely out of porcelain. The intricate designs on the figure are reminiscent of 18th-century Japanese art, more precisely the delicate brushstrokes of ’Kutani’ style that gets its name from the Kutani region of Japan. Rounding out the design is the label’s double lightning bolt logo found at the back portion.
André Saraiva ‘Beatrice Inn’ Limited Edition Print
Release Date: Available now on André Saraiva’s website
Release Price: $400 USD
André Saraiva is currently participating in a group exhibition at The Hole NYC that pays homage to the 2000s rock scene that emerged in New York City. To further commemorate the sprawling presentation, the iconic French artist releases a limited edition print entitled ‘Beatrice Inn’ that is part of his fictitious concert poster series. The artwork features bold type of recognizable bands and artists including The Strokes and the late Dash Snow. Releasing in an artist proof edition of 10, the archival inkjet print measures 23 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches and arrives signed and numbered.
Miles Johnston ‘Inktober’ Print Series
Release Date: Available now on Black Dragon Press’s website
Release Price: £30 GBP apiece (approximately $37 USD)
Sweden-based artist Miles Johnston recently launched a series of ‘Inktober’ prints with Black Dragon Press. Johnston translates his signature black and white drawings of surrealist subjects onto the prints that measure 10 x 10 inches each. The edition arrives signed and numbered by the artist with a gallery stamp on the reverse portion for further authenticity.
Evan M. Cohen x Booooooom ‘Life Rhythms’ Print
Release Date: Available now on Booooooom’s website
Release Price: $100 USD
New York-based artist Evan M. Cohen teamed up with contemporary art platform Booooooom on a limited edition screenprints entitled ‘Life Rhythms.’ Cohen is widely recognized for his detailed illustrations that appear in a comics-inspired sequence. For this offering, the artist draws up a pair of hands transforming into a flower. Sized at 22 x 30 inches, the artwork will be available on Booooooom until September 23 at 11:59 p.m. PST.