Mr Brainwash - Beatles KISS

Omschrijving
Mr Brainwash - Beatles KISS
Poster - Gedrukte handtekening - open editie - 2010

Offset Lithograph by Mr. Brainwash, original poster from 2010 ICONS show in NYC

Measures 22 x 22" glossy thin stock Paper.

Prints will be shipped professionally in a solid tube to prevent damage during transport.


"Mr. Brainwash (often written MBW) is a name used by French at born , Los Angeles-based street artist Thierry Guetta. According to the 2010 Banksy-directed film Exit Through the Gift Shop, Guetta was a proprietor of a used clothing store, where he began as a security guard, and amateur videographer who was first introduced to street art by his cousin, the street artist Invader, and who filmed street artists through the 2000s and "evolved" into an artist in his own right in a matter of weeks after an off-hand suggestion from Banksy.

A number of critics have observed that his works strongly emulate the styles and concepts of Banksy, and have speculated that Guetta is an elaborate prank staged by Banksy, who may have created the works himself. Banksy insists on his official website, however, that Exit Through the Gift Shop is authentic and that Guetta is not part of a prank.[1]

His work sold for five-figure sums at his self-financed debut exhibit Life Is Beautiful, due, it is thought,[who?] to a mixture of an overheated and hyped street art market and – according to Banksy and Shepard Fairey as seen in Exit – his misuse of endorsements from Banksy and Fairey. The exhibit was held in Los Angeles, California, on June 18, 2008, and was a popular[2] success. In 2009, Madonna paid Guetta to design the cover art for her Celebration album.

Kavelgegevens
Kunstenaar
Mr Brainwash
Titel van kunstwerk
Beatles KISS
Techniek
Poster
Signatuur
Gedrukte handtekening
Jaar
2010
Periode
2010-heden
Editie
open editie
Staat
Goed
Afbeeldingsgrootte
22×22 in
Totale afmetingen
22×0×22 in
Verkocht met lijst
Nee
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