Tag Archives: Art

Frida Kahlo socks it to the man in ‘rebel style’ with new Calzedonia partnership

Art Ask Agency is continuing to grow the Frida Kahlo licensing programme – and socking it the restrictions of the pandemic –  having secured a new collaboration with the global legwear and beachwear retailer, Calzedonia. Under the new deal, Calzedonia will launch a range of socks featuring seven different Frida …

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Rights & Brands signs ‘Master of horror’ artist Hans Arnold with portfolio of 2,000 illustrations

Rights & Brands has signed with Hans Arnold Productions to represent the ‘Master of Horror’ artist and illustrator and his portfolio of surrealistic, horror, mystery, and fantasy art. A Swiss-Swedish artist who died in 2010, Hans Arnold has often been referred to as the ‘Swedish Salvador Dali’, recognised for a …

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Anne Stokes partners with What’s Your Passion Jewelry for fantasy collection

What’s Your Passion Jewelry has partnered with the fantasy artist, Anne Stokes to create two new pieces designed to embody the unique and magical in the Celtic Dragon Necklace and Dragon Medal Necklace. The collaboration marks the latest addition to What’s Your Passion Jewelry’s growing portfolio of licensed that includes …

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Poetic Brands teams with the National Gallery to launch art inspired apparel and accessories

Apparel licensee, Poetic Brands, has teamed up with the National Gallery to create a range of adult apparel and accessories based on its impressive and extensive artworks. Incorporating a wide range of products, including adult daywear apparel and outerwear, swimwear, flip flops, beach bags and towels, adult nightwear and essentials, …

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Lisle Licensing named exclusive UK agent for art and lifestyle’s Kate Smith Company

Lisle Licensing has been appointed as the exclusive UK licensing agent for the humorous art and lifestyle brand, Kate Smith Company. Based in the USA, the company behind the hugely popular brand ‘From Frank’ has briefed the team at Lisle to replicate its North America and Canadian success in the …

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Aardman teams with British designer Julie Dodsworth to create unique new Shaun the Sheep designs

The British Artisan designer, Julie Dodsworth has partnered with Aardman to create a set of hand painted designs, taking inspiration from the colours of the British countryside and the popular Shaun the Sheep brand. The new Shaun the Sheep x Julie Dodsworth collaboration not only renders the series’ hero Shaun …

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Industry trio forge new art, culture, and science focused business ARTiSTORY

Licensing industry specialists Dave Collins, Tamara Dixon, and Natasha Dyson have united their expertise and combined experience to launch the new licensing business venture ARTiSTORY, a new unit focused on developing content in the art, culture, and science sectors. ARTiSTORY will aim to translate objects or artistic, cultural and scientific …

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The Pokémon Company partners with US artist Daniel Arsham for ‘fictional archaeology’ project

The Pokémon Company has partnered with the American artist, Daniel Arsham to unveil a new project featuring icons of the Pokemon franchise presented within the artist’s creative concept of fictional archeology. Through his work, art and pop culture fans are invited to imagine the unearthing of Pokémon a thousand years …

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Street artist CantStopGoodBoy to launch Star Trek capsule collection with ViacomCBS

The contemporary street artist, CantStopGoodBoy has struck a deal with ViacomCBS Consumer Products to launch a capsule collection based on the many critically acclaimed Star Trek series. The new capsule collection will span hoodies, crews, jackets, flannels, t-shirts, hats and sneakers, as well as original artwork and fine prints in …

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Beano Studios commissions graffiti artist Sleek for original work at Beano HQ

Beano Studios has unveiled a unique and bespoke piece of street art in the window of its London Fleet Street offices, today – an original artwork created by its licensee, the mysterious and anonymous graffiti artist known only as Sleek. The Scottish based artist, whose identity is a closely guarded …

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