Peter Pan (Peter and Wendy) 13 Durieux Release Discussion 05

The place to discuss and anticipate new art releases.
Post Reply
automator
Nobody
Posts: 129624
Joined: Mon Nov 01, 2004 2:00 am

Fri May 10, 2013 2:17 pm

This topic is dedicated to release discussion for Peter Pan (Peter and Wendy) 13 Durieux - 1st

Image
User avatar
KNEEL13
EB Team
Posts: 7911
Joined: Sat Aug 09, 2008 8:21 pm
Location: Chicago area

Fri May 10, 2013 2:19 pm

Available here: http://www.herocomplexgallery.com/produ ... nt-durieux

Image
Image
Image
Image
Image


Hero Complex Gallery is extremely pleased to announce our newest collaboration with artist extraordinaire, Laurent Durieux....a timed release print for one of our most cherished characters of childhood...Peter Pan!

The story of Peter Pan has been a beloved fan favorite since it was first introduced by Scottish novelist and playwright, J.M. Barrie, in 1902. Embodying the exuberance of youth and the mischievous joys of childhood, Peter Pan is a character who has been enjoyed by people of all ages for over a hundred years, one who will undoubtedly inspire many generations to come. To honor this character in print we reached out to our friend and master of color and texture, Laurent Durieux, who in turn created one of his most inviting and vibrant pieces yet, a blue-hued nostalgic masterpiece depicting the opening moment of this classic story.

We are releasing the regular edition of this print as a timed release starting immediately through midnight on Sunday, May 12th.

*Variant editions in super-low editions will be available exclusively at HCG's next exhibition, Arch Nemesis, on Friday May 24th.
User avatar
jkw3000
EB Team
Posts: 23572
Joined: Sun Dec 09, 2012 8:22 pm
Location: NYC

Fri May 10, 2013 2:20 pm

Gorgeous.

Betting that the green background for some of the close up shots is the mock up for the variant.
35mmpaul wrote:We are addicted to things that hurt our butts.
User avatar
Kramerica
Art Freak
Posts: 13902
Joined: Fri Apr 20, 2012 11:37 am
Location: Corner of 1st & 1st

Fri May 10, 2013 2:24 pm

Any images of the variants?
When I'm done ranting about elite power that rules the planet under a totalitarian government that uses the media to keep people stupid, my throat gets parched. That's why I drink Orange Drink. - BH
User avatar
shibby
Art Expert
Posts: 1160
Joined: Thu May 21, 2009 6:43 pm
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Fri May 10, 2013 2:50 pm

jkw3000 wrote:Gorgeous.

Betting that the green background for some of the close up shots is the mock up for the variant.
wow! yea, didn't notice that. dunno how exactly the variant is gonna look, but it's gonna be hard to beat the mood of the regular edition. such a lovely print.
User avatar
ErocAfellar
Art Expert
Posts: 4510
Joined: Thu Jul 19, 2007 11:25 pm

Fri May 10, 2013 3:00 pm

Pete appears to be :ziggi:
HappaHaoli wrote:That is freaking Eroctic!
User avatar
bigmclargehuge1
Art Expert
Posts: 1291
Joined: Wed May 16, 2012 1:37 am
Location: Pacific Grove, CA

Fri May 10, 2013 3:20 pm

really nice, but $83.88 after tax and shipping - ouch
User avatar
GiantBoyDective
Art Freak
Posts: 10134
Joined: Sat Feb 11, 2012 2:17 pm
Location: A Whale's Vagina

Fri May 10, 2013 4:16 pm

bigmclargehuge1 wrote:really nice, but $83.88 after tax and shipping - ouch
it's worth 8.25% to live in California :wink:

according to FB you can pick these up if your local :pint:
Last edited by GiantBoyDective on Fri May 10, 2013 4:23 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Image #trollcru
danieldanger wrote:what you do aint hustlin. see, in MY hustle, i get to sell the whole run and each print only costs me like $6. y'alls is small potatoe street level fudge.
User avatar
haza78
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 656
Joined: Wed Sep 14, 2011 9:51 pm
Location: dfw

Fri May 10, 2013 4:23 pm

bigmclargehuge1 wrote:really nice, but $83.88 after tax and shipping - ouch

esp because it's a timed release
User avatar
CaptainBlood
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 204
Joined: Fri Jan 25, 2013 10:21 am
Location: North Dakota

Fri May 10, 2013 4:41 pm

One of my favorite moves as a kid and Durieux is a perfect match for Peter Pan. Easy pick up for me.
User avatar
downtown
Art Expert
Posts: 5892
Joined: Wed Apr 29, 2009 11:38 am
Location: New York
Contact:

Fri May 10, 2013 5:24 pm

+1
User avatar
bootstrut
Art Expert
Posts: 1146
Joined: Sat Nov 10, 2012 8:10 pm
Location: Chicago, IL

Fri May 10, 2013 5:31 pm

Laurent is a master. His ability to weave lines and colors together to render such beautiful images... Honestly, he's among the top tier artists. This will be my 5th Durieux print. I look forward to collecting his work for hopefully a long, long time.
User avatar
dasponyboy
Art Expert
Posts: 5363
Joined: Tue Jan 24, 2012 3:47 pm
Location: THE ILL

Fri May 10, 2013 5:38 pm

I can't unsee a orange turban on Pan's head. Really gorgeous poster tho.
fantasticmrpapa
Art Connoisseur
Posts: 645
Joined: Mon Apr 26, 2010 6:22 am

Fri May 10, 2013 6:41 pm

Really nice piece, love the blue tones and comp.
Clouds on the left look a little Hidden Mickey'ish, hmm
User avatar
finneganm
Art Freak
Posts: 16342
Joined: Sun Jan 08, 2012 7:08 pm
Location: NJ

Fri May 10, 2013 7:39 pm

I really feel that not picking this up is a bad choice.
...
...
That's what she said
Post Reply