Tag Archives: Art

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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Wildlife artist Bree Merryn prepares product launch with East West and The Point. 1888

The acclaimed Yorkshire-based wildlife artist, Bree Merryn is readying to launch a new range of products next month, thanks to a partnership between licensee East West and The Point.1888. The new collections have been created in conjunction with East West and will include china mugs, stationery, fridge magnets, keyrings and …

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Annie Phillips design brand taps License Connection for Benelux expansion

The design brand, Annie Phillips is looking to step up its licensing activity across the Benelux region, having signed with the international agency, License Connection. The firm will represent the brand across a range of product categories. The Annie Phillips art for living brand generates creative design ideas by taking …

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Blonde Sheep Licensing secures global rights to The London Studio portfolio

Blonde Sheep Licensing has secured the global representation rights to The London Studio’s multi award-winning portfolio of art and design brands. The initial licensing focus will be on the Dream Big message, a new range that hones in on the growing trend for mindfulness and wellbeing in consumer products and …

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Myne Cards signs artist Dominique Vari to growing licensing portfolio

Myne Cards, the maker of contactless card protectors, has secured yet another licensing partnership for its growing roster of properties, this time looking to the artist Dominique Vari. Vari is known for taking everyday words and turning them into relatable art, ‘capturing a theme into a single piece of art.’ …

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