|KAWS`s Art Work Exhibits at Yuz Musem
|"KAWS: Where the End Starts" began to run at Yuz Museum from March 28, 2017. KAWS, born in 1974, is a pop artist and designer. His work includes repeated use of a cast of figurative characters and motifs. He is highly recognized for his original artistic creations and avant-garde art practices and is widely down for his many cross-over classic cartoon images and depictions of pop stars and stylish brands. For two decades he has been juggling between contemporary art and street culture, and has become a contemporary phenomenon in the global consumer markets and the art markets.
"KAWS: Where the End Starts" is not only his most recent research world tour, but also his first large-scale retro exhibition in Asia. The exhibition will be a showcase of the artist`s oils, sculptures, sketches, toys and street art, and will provide an in-depth analysis of the artist`s diverse creations over the past twenty years. The exhibition will be jointly organized by the Yuz Museum and the American Museum of Contemporary Art.
Housed in a former hangar of Longhua Airport, the facility is located along the "West Bank Cultural Corridor, adjoining the riverfront Longteng Avenue to the east and Fenggu Road to the north. It spans a total area of 9000 square meters, with a 3000sqm-plus main exhibition hall. Its unique sense of place and convincing structure add extra luster to Mr. Yu`s exhibits, most of which are installations.
Date: Until August 13
Venue: Yuz Museum
Address: 35 Fengu Road, Longteng Avenue, Xuhui District