In part 2 of DBTV's conversation with Ron English, Dudebox asks Ron about his take on the vinyl art toy scene. He talks platform toys, how he approaches them and excitingly for us what he thinks Dudebox's very own platform, The Dude!
"As soon as I saw this, I had 5 mllion ideas of what you can do with it"
~ Ron English on the Dudebox Do It Yourself Dude
"We want to thank Ron for letting us into his world and for showing us around his studio. It was a very inspirational journey for us and we just had to ask Ron to put down one of those 5 million ideas he had for the Dude. Which leads perfectly into the final reveal of our release line up for New York Comic Con. All the pieces seemed to fall into place, watch that video again and you will see a replica dinosaur hanging out in Ron's garden. That's not just any random dinosaur, Ron has a bit of a fascination for them, their origins and what they evolved into. So Ron turned an egg into a dino to create King Monster ~ a homage to those ancient beasts that once roamed this land. Taking a different direction from Ron's more established pop art route, King Monster really is a Terror From A Lost World." - Says Dudebox
King Monster will be released on 11th October 2012 at New York Comic Con and online atwww.dudebox.com and usa.dudebox.com
Ron English at NYCC
Ron wil be signing King Monster at the Dudebox Booth (#2915)
Friday (Oct 12) from 4PM - 5PM
Saturday (Oct 13) from 2PM-3PM.
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 10:53pmRon English’s classic Lady Lips image is now three-dimensional as a life-size sculpture and vinyl art-toy sculpture release!
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 10:30amJoin us on February 28, 2020, at 6 pm in SoHo, NYC to celebrate the amazing artwork of Ron English with some very special exclusive releases!
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 12:15amThe McSupersize, meets the greatest MC of all time... Introducing the ultimate bootleg Hip-Hop Mashup... The Big Poppa! We are super excited to bring you the latest colorway of the best Mash-up of all time!