You really can't get more corporate main stream, than the balloons made for advertising during Macy's thanks giving day paras peeled for a gigantic KAWs companion floating down the streets of Manhattan.
KAWs was first approached a few years ago by Macy's to produce a piece, and its taken that time to get it right. The balloon is 40 foot long and made from urethane-coated nylon. It was produced in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and hold around 4,500 cubic feet of helium! It took 6 attempts to match the colors with back and forth from KAWs and the production team.
[read more on the Wall Street Journal who first broke this news here]
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 11:07pmClutter Gallery is proud to bring a unique sales event to our collectors!
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 2:16pmIt seemed like KAWS was done with vinyl toys, and I don't think this really changes that, personally. But either way, you can snag six "new" Companions from Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth's online shop.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:24pmMost US-based fans likely couldn't make it to KAWS' enormous exhibition at the York Sculpture Park in the UK.