For its "Collectors Issue," i-D Magazine has assembled a feature about Brian Donnelly (aka KAWS) and James Jebbia (the founder of Supreme), telling the story of "two boys and their toys," and a new breed of collectors following their every move. The article traces the rise of the towering...

Found a need to shed a "little light" along that darken hallway in your new apartment? Or just a conversational piece to spruce up the party? Artist Brian Donnelly, or better known to most as KAWS , worked with Standard Hotel Group in recent months to create the Limited Edition XX Light...

A major retrospective and a globe-trotting book tour were just some of the endeavors embarked by artist Brian Donnelly, better known as KAWS, over the last year. Hence, the was a certain degree of pertinent when he named his latest solo exhibition "Down Time". Currently on view at Atlanta's...

Fans of KAWS on Facebook saw a surprising version of the artist's Companion figure today – which, it turns out, is a piece created by Robert Lazzarini . Lazzarini and Brian Donnely (KAWS) are both New Jersey-born Brooklyn residents, and the two move in overlapping circles in the art world,...

Joining the likes of Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami and Keith Haring, Brian Donnelly (better known as KAWS) is the latest artist to design a float for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. KAWS is engineering the campaign for the event as well, resulting in a makeover for this MTA subway shuttle....

Photography by Andrew Rowat For those that know me well, know that I'm a fan of Brian Donnelly aka KAWS. I can't say I have a huge collection of his toys since they sell out so fast but I do own a few. When KAWS announced on his Instagram that he created a float for this year's Macy's...

KAWS "Down Time" Exhibition @ High Museum of Art The High Museum of Art will premiere a major multi-site exhibition of work by Brooklyn-based artist Brian Donnelly, a.k.a. KAWS on February 18, 2012, with a 22-foot-high, site-specific mural painted in the Margaretta Taylor Lobby of the High's...

Here's a closer look at the OriginalFake x Medicom Toy KAWS PARTNERS figure that hits retail on January 28, 2012. In this latest release, artist KAWS aka Brian Donnelly created a toy version of himself standing alongside his most well-known creation, the Companion – a scene reminiscent of the...

Superficially, it's easy to dismiss artist KAWS a.k.a. Brian Donnelly as an artist who creates easily consumable art. His re-appropriation of pop culture is an attestation to this. Alone in a room with no prior engagement with the artist often leads to a timid exchange when he's in his...

KAWS and CLOT came together today for a signing event of the artist's book KAWS by Rizzoli . The event marks the first signing of the book in mainland China. KAWS' visit was a huge draw for the fans in mainland China, and despite the (relatively) cold weather, there were lines of fans eager to...

 

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