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Exhibit: Kehinde Wiley ‘An Economy Of Grace’

16 May 2012, 19.04 | Posted in Art | 1 comment »

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As a fan of Kehinde Wiley’s work I was delighted to see him paint ladies with the same flair he has his males subjects. In a show titled “An Economy of Grace,” his latest works are on view at the Sean Kelly gallery now thru  June 16th. Spotted on  desiPeople.

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Santigold Album Cover Ft. Art By Kehinde Wiley

28 February 2012, 21.31 | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 comments »

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Santigold has released today the album art for “Master of My Make-Believe,” which launches May 1st. Photographed by Jason Schmidt, the cover features her in three different personas, including one in which she plays the part of two guards wearing gold Alexander Wang bodysuits. The real coup though is that’s her in the portrait as painted by Kehinde Wiley using Banastre Tarleton’s work, titled “Portrait of an Officer” as inspiration A big deal on its own, but on top of that, this is the first time Wiley–known for his portraits of black urban males placed in classic paintings, has included a woman in his work. Via Nyt.

See the making of the cover on the next page.

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Puma x Kehinde Wiley : Unity Uniforms Portrait Launch

08 March 2010, 00.48 | Posted in Art, Out on the town | 1 comment »
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Just in case you missed it  heres’ a preview  of the artwork created by Kehinde Wiley to celebrate Puma’s  ’Unity Uniforms for the African National  Soccer teams. The portraits were show at Deitch  accompanied by  a stunning performance by the legenedary Zozo Afrobeat. Click on the next page for a peek at the ambiance.

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Black Light by Kehinde Wiley Now Available

06 July 2009, 08.54 | Posted in Art, Books | No comments »

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One the  most buzz worthy names in the art scene releases his first Monograph. Checkout  Black Light by Kehinde Wiley now available at Barneys & PH . On the next page more info on the book and the artist.

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Kehinde Wiley/Jeff Koons Towels by Target

23 December 2007, 17.11 | Posted in Accessories, Art | No comments »

Kehinde Wiley/ Jeff Koons x Target Beach Towels

US retailer Target now released a series of limited edition artist beach towels, featuring artwork by none other than Kehinde Wiley and Jeff Koons. The towels are exclusively available in the Target online store and go for 50 USD. Via Supertouch.

The Koons graphic is the same one we have previously seen on Supreme skateboard decks!
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