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KAWS Sesame Street box set (KAWS Sesame Street complete set)
By KAWS
Located in NEW YORK, NY
KAWS Sesame Street: Complete Set of 5 plush figures: KAWS’ timeless interpretation of the 5 most
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Sculptures

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Cotton

KAWS x Sesame Street: set of 5 works (KAWS plush)
By KAWS
Located in NEW YORK, NY
KAWS Sesame Street: Complete Set of 5 plush figures: KAWS’ timeless interpretation of the 5 most
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Cotton

KAWS KACHAMUKKU Companion
By KAWS
Located in NEW YORK, NY
popular children’s Japanese Sesame Street equivalent, Hirake! Ponkikki. Here KAWS combines & splits
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Sculptures

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Resin, Vinyl

KAWS KACHAMUKKU (complete set of two works)
By KAWS
Located in NEW YORK, NY
collaboration between KAWS and the popular children’s Japanese Sesame Street equivalent, Hirake! Ponkikki
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Vinyl, Nylon

American Industrial "Outsider Art" Stools, Set of 4
Located in New York, NY
-painted, with wooden seats depicting images adapted after Banksy, KAWS, Disney, and Sesame Street
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21st Century and Contemporary Industrial Stools

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Metal

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KAWS Grey Companion 2016 (KAWS companion grey)
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KAWS Blush Companion 2016 (KAWS Flayed)
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KAWS: Passing Through (Black) - Vinyl Sculpture. Urban, Street art, Pop Art
By KAWS
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KAWS: Passing Through (Brown) - Vinyl Sculpture. Urban, Street art, Pop Art
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KAWS: Passing Through (Grey) - Original Vinyl Sculpture, Street art, Pop Art
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KAWS Elmo Plush
KAWS Elmo Plush
H 20.4 in W 18 in
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By KAWS
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Kaws Sesame For Sale on 1stDibs

Surely you’ll find the exact kaws sesame you’re seeking on 1stDibs — we’ve got a vast assortment for sale. In our selection of items, you can find Pop Art examples as well as a Street Art version. When looking for the right kaws sesame for your space, you can search on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of orange, red, beige and blue. These artworks were handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in cotton, fabric and plastic.

How Much is a Kaws Sesame?

A kaws sesame can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $740, while the lowest priced sells for $625 and the highest can go for as much as $1,295.

KAWS for sale on 1stDibs

In the beginning, Brian Donnelly was just a kid from Jersey City, New Jersey, who got into the graffiti thing. KAWS was his tag, chosen simply because he liked the way it looked. Today, KAWS creates all kinds of art — there are KAWS figures and toys, sculptures and colorful drawings, paintings and prints that appropriate pop phenomena like the Smurfs, the Simpsons and SpongeBob SquarePants.

In the late 1990s, the artist, a 1996 graduate of New York’s School of Visual Arts, was making a living as an illustrator for the animation studio Jumbo Pictures. Like young Hansel and Gretel with their trail of crumbs, KAWS would mark the morning route to his downtown Manhattan office with “subvertising,” “interrupting” fashion advertisements by adding his colorful character Bendy, its sinuous length sliding playfully around the likes of a Calvin Klein perfume bottle or supermodel Christy Turlington.

These creations gained a following, to the point where work posted in the morning would disappear by lunchtime. Even in those early days, KAWS was hot on the resale market.

“When I was doing graffiti,” he once explained, “it meant nothing to me to make paintings if I wasn’t reaching people.”

Instead of seeking entrée to the elite New York art world (which, frankly, wasn’t looking for a street artist anyway), KAWS moved to Japan, where a flourishing youth culture welcomed visionaries like him.

In 1999, he partnered with Bounty Hunter, a Japanese toy and streetwear brand, to release his first toy. Companion — an eight-inch-tall vinyl reimagining of Mickey Mouse, with a skull-and-crossbones head and trademark XX eyes — debuted with a limited run of 500. It sold out quickly.

Companion was the first of more than 130 toy designs, which came to include such characters as Chum, Blitz, Be@rbrick, BFF and Milo, each immediately recognizable as KAWS figures by their XX eyes. Fans have proved insatiable. In 2017, MoMA’s online store announced the availability of a limited supply of KAWS Companion figures; as avid collectors logged on to stake their claim, the website crashed — multiple times.

Companion is the most visible of the KAWS posse, appearing over the past decade in new postures and combinations in monumental KAWS statues and other works. These include Along the Way (2013), an 18-foot-tall wooden sculpture of two Companions leaning on each other for support; Together (2016), two Companions in a friendly embrace, which debuted during an exhibition of KAWS’s work at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, in Texas; and KAWS:HOLIDAY (2018), a 92-foot-long inflatable Companion floating on its back in Seoul’s Seokchon Lake. The sculptures were re-created as toys, blurring the lines between art and commerce.

KAWS’s visual language may be drawn from cartoons, but his work doesn’t necessarily evoke childlike joy.

“My figures are not always reflecting the idealistic cartoon view that I grew up on,” he explains in the catalogue for the Fort Worth exhibition. “Companion is more real in dealing with contemporary human circumstances . . . . I think when I’m making work it also often mirrors what’s going on with me at that time.”

KAWS's résumé reads like a record of major 21st-century pop-culture moments. It includes his work with streetwear brands like A Bathing Ape and Supreme; his design for the cover of Kanye West’s 2008 album, 808s & Heartbreak; and his collaboration with designer Kim Jones on the Dior Homme Spring/Summer 2019 collection, Jones’s debut as the fashion brand’s creative director.

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Figurative sculptures mix reality and imagination, with the most common muse being the human body. Animals are also inspirations for these sculptures, along with forms found in nature.

While figurative sculpture dates back over 35,000 years, the term came into popularity in the 20th century to distinguish it from abstract art. It was aligned with the Expressionist movement in that many of its artists portrayed reality but in a nonnaturalistic and emotional way. In the 1940s, Alberto Giacometti — a Swiss-born artist who was interested in African art, Cubism and Surrealism — created now-iconic representational sculptures of the human figure, and after World War II, figurative sculpture as a movement continued to flourish in Europe.

Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon were some of the leading figurative artists during this period. Artists like Jeff Koons and Maurizio Cattelan propelled the evolution of figurative sculpture into the 21st century.

Figurative sculptures can be whimsical, uncanny and beautiful. Their materials range from stone and wood to metal and delicate ceramics. Even in smaller sizes, the sculptures make bold statements. A bronze sculpture by Salvador Dalí enhances a room; a statuesque bull by Jacques Owczarek depicts strength with its broad chest while its thin legs speak of fragility. Figurative sculptures allow viewers to see what is possible when life is reimagined.

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