Monday, 26 October 2009

Disney Collaboration Limited Edition print

My latest work is perhaps a surprising collaboration involving Disney. Popular art licensing and print company Art Print Japan, which has retail outlets across Japan, has tied up with Disney and approached 15 artists to offer their versions of Mickey Mouse and Winnie the Pooh. These have just been released in Japan as limited edition giclée art prints.

For various reasons I prefered to avoid depicting the characters directly, and
chose instead to conceal their faces as optical illusions inside landcapes, thus....


©Disney

The prints, in editions of 100 each, measure 348×424cm and are available from Art Print Japan.

9 comments:

Alicia Padrón said...

oh my.. this is so wonderful is so many ways...! They are amazing. What a talent you have!! :o)

Anni Matsick said...

Brilliant! Beautifully done!

Anni Matsick said...

I'm back to look at these again. The Pooh one is just exquisite, so evocative of childhood.

mai s kemble said...

I love them!
Especially the Winnie the Pooh...really captured the kind of soulful quality in that story... :)

Stephen Aitken said...

Brilliant John. I love the Mickey poster, - the detail and the concept. Well done!

Jennifer said...

These are wonderful, John!

lauren said...

I LOVE the christopher robin winnie the pooh one. So dreamy. what amazingly lovely work. nicely done.

Chanel said...

Great pictures. I really like them

Abi said...

Man you are brilliant :O)