The ‘KAWS ALBUM’, a parody of the cover of The Beatles’ 1967 album ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ by the American former street artist, KAWS, has been sold for US$14.8 million at a Sotheby’s auction in Hong Kong on April 1. Photo: Sotheby’s

Chinese millennial buyers snap up KAWS’ ‘Simpsons’ art at Hong Kong April Fool’s Day auction

  • One painting, a parody of The Beatles’ album cover, ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’, sells for US$14.8 million – a record for the US former street artist
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The ‘KAWS ALBUM’, a parody of the cover of The Beatles’ 1967 album ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ by the American former street artist, KAWS, has been sold for US$14.8 million at a Sotheby’s auction in Hong Kong on April 1. Photo: Sotheby’s
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The 37-metre-long ‘Companion’, the ‘Kaws:Holiday’ moving art installation begins the Hong Kong leg of its Asia tour from Friday for 10 days. Photo: Hong Kong Tourism Board

6 things you need to know about ‘Kaws:Holiday’ moving art installation in Hong Kong

Kaws’ cartoon characters are playful, vibrant and graphic interpretations of pop culture and humanity

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The 37-metre-long ‘Companion’, the ‘Kaws:Holiday’ moving art installation begins the Hong Kong leg of its Asia tour from Friday for 10 days. Photo: Hong Kong Tourism Board
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