Aerosol on Canvas - Signed - without frame - 2016
|Artist:||SEEN (Richard Mirando)|
|Title of artwork:||Super "S" Spray Can|
|Technique:||Aerosol on Canvas|
|Sold with frame:||No|
SEEN - LARGE "Super "S" Spray Can Wildstyle" Aerosol on Canvas Size measures a LARGE - 96"× 48” Inches (243 cm x 121 cm) un stretched. Signed by SEEN verso.
Ships un stretched and rolled in a heavy duty tube.
Richard "Richie" Mirando, known as Seen UA, born 1961 in The Bronx, New York, is one of the most well known Graffiti artists in the world, often referred to as the Godfather of Graffiti, although he did not pioneer the movement.
Seen first started to paint on New York's Subway in 1973. His crew United Artists (or simply UA) quickly gained the reputation for producing full-color throw-ups on whole cars.
For the next 16 years his pieces were running across the city and on all lines, but they were especially prominent on the 2,5 and 6 lines. He was responsible for dozens of whole-car top-to-bottoms, many of which have become iconic images of the time.
It was during the very early 1980s that Seen started producing work on canvas, shown by galleries and bought by museums and private collectors across the globe. These included not only solo exhibitions but also group shows with artists such as Keith Haring, Andy Warhol, Jean Michel Basquiat , Dondi, Quik, Blade], andLee Quinonnes. Despite the high demand for his work in Europe and constant world travel, Seen continued to hit the New York subway trains until 1989, long after increased pressure from the MTA had stopped many from doing so. He was also featured prominently in the 1983 PBS documentary Style Wars
In the late 1980s Seen also turned his talent to Tattoo art, opening Tattoo SEEN, which quickly became one of the most successful studios in New York. Seen's recent work includes three-dimensional sculpture, mixed media work with reclaimed or discarded materials (often found in the street), and a series of hand-painted, limited-edition MTA New York subway maps. He continues to exhibit worldwide and produce work with and alongside artists such as Banksy.
In 2009, the SEEN Gallery opens in Paris before becoming the SEEN Studio's, France. He also has been exhibited at the Fondation Cartier.
In 2010, he has shown at the Magda Danysz Gallery with a solo show on the three floors of the gallery.
In 2011, he signed on with Opera Gallery (12 locations worldwide), and the Paris location featured his work. Dirtypilot has been working with SEEN since 2011.
• Import duties, taxes, and related charges are NOT INCLUDED in the item price, or the cost of shipping.
These import charges are the responsibility of the buyer. Please check with your country's customs office
prior to bidding or purchase to determine what additional charges will incur. Import charges are normally
collected by the delivering freight or shipping company, or upon pick up at the customs office. They are
not additional shipping charges.
Catawiki member since June 4, 2017, received 102 reviews in total (63 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||96.8% (63 reviews)|
|(last 12 months)|
I have received these 2 prints in perfect condition and very well packed along with certificates of authentication- I would recommend this seller.
Super fast shipping. Both items arrived safe and secure. Thank you!
Good shipment. All is ok
Good as usual and very fast shipping !!!
No problem at all. Everything arrived in good conditions. Packaging was great
Great seller, awesome communication and pieces came packed well!
Well packaged for transportation.
Everything all right
well packaged, no damage
Happy to own this canva
La livraison a été parfaite:
Les délais ont été respectés malgré l'éloignement
L'oeuvre est arrivée en très bonne état
Je recommande le vendeur
The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.
Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
Any other costs or charges such as customs or import duties, customs clearance and handling may also apply during the shipment of your lot and will be charged to you by the involved party at a later stage if applicable.
|Rest of Europe||$104.53|
If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.