Art & Design

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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FREAKY FRIDAY – From Paintcollar to Souled Store: These startups have taken merchandising, art licensing to different level

March 16, 2018

From customization to merchandising, E-commerce in India has changed the way, something that was unthinkable years ago. Fashion is the highest margin category in e-commerce, with most online marketplaces reporting that first-time customers often prefer to make fashion or mobile phone purchases. In fact, this category has given rise to a bunch of startups in […]

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Jewel Branding signs artist Jessi Raulet’s EttaVee for art licensing

March 16, 2018

(Image Courtesy: Official Website) Artist and social media influencer Jessi Raulet has tapped Jewel Branding & Licensing to extend her brand ‘EttaVee’ through licensing. According to a report in the License mag, the brand will now work to expand EttaVee’s hand-painted designs into categories such as apparel, fashion accessories, cosmetics, stationery, calendars, greeting cards, gift, […]

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FREAKY FRIDAY: Art Licensing 101 – Understanding the basics of an artist’s income

March 9, 2018

Licensing is a billion-dollar industry and ‘Art Licensing’ only makes up 10 percent of all licensing. Art licensing is growing every day with a variety of products focused on brands, and identifiable artists being collected by name and style. However, when artists first learn about the concept of art licensing, they are full of questions.  […]

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Google celebrates International Women’s Day with an interactive doodle

March 8, 2018

To mark the International Women’s Day on March 8, Google is swapping out its usual rainbow-colored search page logo in order to celebrate the work of 12 female artists from around the world through interactive Doodles. “To mark the day that celebrates the very best of womanhood, Google dropped a Doodle early on Thursday, which […]

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