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POPprolific: The PIQ Justin Alan Volpe Interview

Art Show Artist GCT NYC PIQ POP Prolific Signing

POPprolific: The PIQ Justin Alan Volpe Interview

Justin Alan Volpe, creator of POPprolific and the master of mash-ups, talked with us in advance of his limited-edition release at PIQ Grand Central. As an illustrator, sculptor, and designer, Justin makes toys that bring together fine art, comics, and childhood obsessions. The new release, The Priors of Chaos, shows the core of the POPprolific aesthetic, to be both detailed and dynamic. These 5.5” clear resin blue-glow figures are the result of a decade of sculpting, collecting and casting. Realizing the layers of technique involved, we asked Justin about the skills and processes he uses in creating characters. The qualities...

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Questions with Andrea Kang: Cute Subtle Anxiety

Andrea Kang Art Show Artist GCT NYC PIQ Puff Puff

Questions with Andrea Kang: Cute Subtle Anxiety

Many of us at PIQ would love to live in the world created by artist Andrea Kang, populated by adorable creatures who are trying to figure things out just like the rest of us. For two weeks the PIQ store in Grand Central Terminal NYC becomes a corner of her world with her solo show of new works, Puff Puff. Andrea was kind enough to talk with us about her art, process, and those little animals inside the balloons. Puff Puff, Oct 29- Nov 12 PIQ Grand Central Terminal NYC Your beautiful color palette unites all of your work, yet...

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