Art & Design

Artist Steve Kaufman brings pop art into children’s merchandise

May 21, 2018

Steve Kaufman Art Licensing has partnered with American Pop Art with Becker Associates to license Kaufman’s work for children’s toys and other consumer goods. The collaboration presents an opportunity for children to discover the fun and creative essence of Kaufman’s artwork. Becker Associates will have access to Kaufman’s entire portfolio and will work with a […]

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Photographer Rankin celebrates Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary. Here’s how

May 14, 2018

To celebrate Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary, Disney Consumer Products is coming up with a new special-edition book that features photographs by noted photographer Rankin. The book “Mickey Mouse & Me”, features portraits of pop-culture icons who share stories about the interactions with the legendary property. Props include Mickey figure, Mickey Mouse ears a and giant […]

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Coastal Living, Universal Furniture join forces for new licensed collection

April 19, 2018

Universal Furniture has entered into an agreement with Coastal Living, a Meredith Corporation brand, to develop a new licensed furniture collection that will debut in fall 2018 at the High Point Furniture Market. “To say we’re excited about the new collection and our partnership with Coastal Living is an understatement. We’re elated to not only […]

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The excellence of craftsmanship: Kyoto artistry meets BVLGARI design

April 17, 2018

Bvlgari Japan Ltd hosted a special encounter between BVLGARI, the magnificent and contemporary Roman High Jeweler, and the excellence of Kyoto craftsmanship. The Kyoto State Guest House is located in Kyoto, a traditional and culturally rich city of Japan. The facility was built in 2005 for the purpose of welcoming guests from abroad, for helping […]

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Magnum partners with Pooja Dhingra, creates delectable pieces based on India’s fashion icons

April 17, 2018

Could you ever imagine a dress in an ice cream form? We can’t, but Pooja Dhingra surely can! The founder of the Le 15 Patisserie chains in Mumbai invented a new way to showcase her culinary skills. She collaborated with Magnum to design five unique creations and managed to juxtapose sartorial elements with artistic culinary […]

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Jewel Branding obtains Rachael Hale from Dissero Brands

April 14, 2018

Jewel Branding & Licensing has acquired the Rachael Hale brand from the New Zealand based-art agency Dissero Brands, reports License Global. As per the new agreement, Jewel Branding will continue to develop new photography collections and will leverage the art brand’s archive of more than 3,000 images. However, no financial details of the agreement were […]

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To mark 80 years, Art & Hue brings Beano’s pop art collection

April 5, 2018

DC Thomson has teamed up with Art & Hue for a pop art collection that celebrates the classic British comic series “Beano.” The association also celebrates the comic’s 80th anniversary. The collection will feature notable characters from the children’s comic including the Beano, his dog Gnasher, the Bash Street Kids, Minnie the Minx, Lord Snooty, […]

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Forget Disneyland, visit Bordeaux’s City of Wine for a special retreat

March 28, 2018

Bored of visiting Hong Kong Disneyland again and again? Then, this time, you must try authentic French theme park, and head down to Bordeaux instead. La Cité du Vin, or ‘The City of Wine’, offers 20 themed areas exploring the history and culture of wine. You can pay €20, or $24,80 for admission to the […]

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Frida Kahlo’s works to now appears on N16 Vintage apparels

March 23, 2018

Art Ask Agency has partnered with London-based manufacturer N16 Vintage for a new merchandise collaboration based on the life and work of the creative artist Frida Kahlo. “Frida Kahlo was and is a fashion icon. We are very pleased to be working with N16 Vintage on this new and exciting development. Their creative skills and […]

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#LCExcl – Art scenario, market dynamics and more: Tete-A-Tete with curator Jasmine Shah Varma

March 19, 2018

(Image Courtesy: Facebook) “Respect art and artists to take forward art licensing in India,” says Jasmine Shah Varma, Indian art curator, and founder of Indian Colours, who believes India has a growing and diverse art scenario. In an exclusive interview with the Licensing Corner, Jasmine talks about curating and the current art scenario in India. […]

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