Ron English

Ron English

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Date of Birth 1959
Industries Pop artist, illustrator
Headquarter Decatur, Illinois, United States
Ron English is an American Contemporary artist who explores brand imagery and advertising, best known for combining expert draftsmanship with cynical, humorous critique of American culture. POPaganda is one of his trademark fusions, which blends high and low imagery, mixing superheroes and comic strips with art historical iconography. He also collaborated with the likes of Jeff Staple, Vans, VILLA and New Balance.

2004

His obese fast-food mascot that was featured in the documentary Supersize Me.

2011

Lazinc, London, Skin Deep: Post-Instinctual Afterthoughts On Psychological Portraiture

2016

Allouche Gallery, New York, Ron English / Guernica
Best Art Drops: 'Boxing Brain' Sculptures, Ballpoint Pen Portraits of Skate Legends & More
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Best Art Drops: 'Boxing Brain' Sculptures, Ballpoint Pen Portraits of Skate Legends & More

Including a new limited edition print by Shohei Otomo.

Advent Calendar 2018 Day 20: Compound x Ron English 'Police Grin' Sculptures
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Advent Calendar 2018 Day 20: Compound x Ron English 'Police Grin' Sculptures

“Gold,” “Bone,” and “White” versions.

Ron English Plans to Whitewash $730k USD Banksy Artwork
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Ron English Plans to Whitewash $730k USD Banksy Artwork

Purchasing the work with plans to paint over it as an act of protest.

Best Art Drops: Basquiat Skate Decks, Ron English 'Sunflower' Figures & More
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Best Art Drops: Basquiat Skate Decks, Ron English 'Sunflower' Figures & More

Including new merch by Joshua Vides and Parra.

Immerse Yourself in Ron English's Chaotic "Delusionville" Exhibition
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Immerse Yourself in Ron English's Chaotic "Delusionville" Exhibition

A trippy world where “we can talk about the idea of belief systems without people being offended.”

Ron English Brings "Delusionville" to New York City's Allouche Gallery
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Ron English Brings "Delusionville" to New York City's Allouche Gallery

Showcasing “delusions of ecstasy and heartbreak.”

Best Art Drops: KAWS 'BFF' Companion Giveaway, Ron English Collectibles & More
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Best Art Drops: KAWS 'BFF' Companion Giveaway, Ron English Collectibles & More

Including a new Case Studyo x Jean Jullien bookend sculpture.

Ron English & APPortfolio Unveil Exclusive YO'HOOD 2018 Merchandise
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Ron English & APPortfolio Unveil Exclusive YO'HOOD 2018 Merchandise

Collectible figures, skate decks, and more.

Best Art Drops: Ron English x Compound 'Police Grin,' Jerkface Print & More
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Best Art Drops: Ron English x Compound 'Police Grin,' Jerkface Print & More

Including a limited edition REVOK zine.

Ron English & Compound to Launch SpongeBob 'Ganja Grin' Sculpture
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Ron English & Compound to Launch SpongeBob 'Ganja Grin' Sculpture

In a “Purple Haze” and “Sour Diesel”-inspired colorway.
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