THIS IS A TWO (2) POSTER SET by Chicago Artist Hebru Brantley. Set includes ONE each of his TWO most popular character designs. "LIL MAMA" Exclusive Poster 18in x 24in Matte finish (includes 1 of this design). "FLYBOY" Exclusive Poster 18in x 24in Matte finish (includes 1 of this design).Items are 100% Authentic and new in original hard tube from event --only removed from tube to check quality & photograph before listing. By purchasing, you understand that this item will come as-is see photos of the TWO. Hebru Brantley creates narrative driven work revolving around his conceptualized iconic characters. Brantley utilizes these iconic characters to address complex ideas around nostalgia, the mental psyche, power and hope.
The color palettes, pop-art motifs and characters themselves create accessibility around Brantleys layered and multifaceted ideas. Majorly influenced by the South Side of Chicagos Afro Cobra movement in the 1960s and 70s, Brantley uses the lineage of mural and graffiti work as a frame to explore his inquiries. Brantley applies a plethora of mediums from oil, acrylic, watercolor and spray paint to non-traditional mediums such as coffee and tea. Brantleys work challenges the traditional view of the hero or protagonist.His work insists on a contemporary and distinct narrative that shapes and impacts the viewers gaze. Recognized nationally for public works and solo shows in Chicago, Hebru Brantley has exhibited in London, San Francisco, Atlanta, Miami, Seattle, Los Angeles and New York including Art Basel Switzerland, Art Basel Miami, Scope NYC and Frieze London. Brantley has been recognized in publications including the Chicago Tribune, Complex Magazine and NY Post. His work has been collected by Chicagos Mayor Rahm Emmanuel, The Pritzker Family and power couple Jay-Z and Beyonce.
Brantley has collaborated with brands like Nike, Hublot and Adidas. In Film from Clark Atlanta University, and has a background in design and Media Illustration. The item "Hebru Brantley TWO POSTER SET18x24in Matte Finish LilMama AND Flyboy RARE FINDS" is in sale since Friday, July 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "galeria_8_miami" and is located in Miami, Florida.This item can be shipped to United States.