A New Hello Kitty Exhibition Features Work by Over 100 Artists

In celebration of the Sanrio character’s 45th anniversary.

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A major Hello Kitty-themed art exhibition is slated to kick off later this month in Downtown Los AngelesCorey Helford Gallery. Featuring work created by over 100 different artists from across the globe, the group show hosted in partnership with Sanrio will pay tribute to the beloved feline, who is celebrating its 45th birthday this year.

Exploring the influence of Hello Kitty in global pop culture, the upcoming exhibit is curated with a wide variety of artwork — including paintings, sculptures and animations — that reinterprets the iconic image of Hello Kitty and her adorable friends. Featured artists include Japanese artist Mayuka Yamamoto, LA-based Andrew Brandou, famous Spanish painter Okuda San Miguel and many more. Take a look at the complete list of participating artists in the event flyer below.

Hello Kitty Boy 45th Anniversary Group Art Show LA Mayuka Yamamoto Painting

Corey Helford Gallery

The Hello Kitty 45th Anniversary Group Show will be open to the public from June 29 to August 3 in the Main Gallery of Corey Helford Gallery.

At the launch event on June 29, from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m., attendees can expect to enjoy special surprises such as prints of select artwork from the exhibit, and even appearances by none other than Hello Kitty herself.

For more information and the latest updates about the art show, head over to Corey Helford Gallery‘s official website as well as sanrio.com.

Corey Helford Gallery
571 S. Anderson St.
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

 

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A gorgeous piece by @yosuke_ueno For the Hello Kitty 45th year anniversary group show. Hello Kitty has been spreading joy for 45 years amongst an ever-increasing fan base of all age groups. This special group exhibition, featuring artists from all over the globe, examines the world of Hello Kitty and her influence on popular culture throughout her 45 years. To get on the collector’s advance preview list, please email us at sherri@coreyhelfordgallery.com and stay tuned for more news and updates! #yosukeueno #coreyhelfordgallery #hellikitty #lowbrowpopsurrealists #popsurrealism #contemporaryart #newcontemporary #newcontemporaryart #painting #illustration #illustrationart #illustrationartist #illustrator #artoninstagram #repost #urbanculture #popculture #popstyle #urbanstyle #urbanart #urbanartist #artoftheday #illustragram #illustrationoftheday

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