May 18, 2018
We are so pleased to announce the release of the Kidrobot x Jean-Michel Basquiat Dunny Mini Series! To tell you his own opinion on this new Dunny set, is our friend Chris Holt aka The Toy Viking!
Jean Michel Basquiat’s artistic flame burned powerfully and quickly in his 27 years on Earth. He was prolific in that time, amassing a body of work that went from mere post cards to some of the most sought after paintings by art collectors around the world. Now he has joined the ranks of his former collaborator Andy Warhol and is having his work presented as a Dunny mini series from Kidrobot. It’s a transformative way to appreciate his art to both long time enthusiasts and novices alike.
For me, Basquiat’s paintings are a glimpse into the chaos of living in a place like New York and being forced to grow up in less than ideal circumstances. From homelessness to a mother who battled constantly with mental illness, his journey from boyhood to that of an adult in the shadows of a monolithic city is reflected in each line he painted. There’s raw emotion spilled onto every canvas like blood that will bring something new to every person who views them. His work is akin to a musical performance where each lyric is a verbal exorcism laid out before you on stage.
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May 11, 2021
Check out this music video by French singer IZIA. It’s like a hip version of going through your childhood pictures. The only question is: who’s parents have that much time to take that many pictures?!
May 05, 2021
Make every hour Happy Hour with Kidrobot’s new line of plush adult beverages! The first round is ready to ship now, and these two perennial favorites will definitely ease you through a day of meetings that could have been an email. The Pina Colada & Moscow Mule are available now, and more adorable additions to your liquor cabinet will be releasing throughout the year, paying tribute to the drinks that have nurtured and sustained us.
May 04, 2021
The newest addition to our Hello Kitty® collection features the sweet Kitty dressed as each of the star signs for an adorably cute collection spanning the entire year. Taurus and Aries are the first to release, with other Zodiac signs launching throughout 2021. Order now – they're shipping soon!
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