Introducing Peter Mars Authentic™ Licensing by barry f

We are excited to announce the launch of Peter Mars Authentic™ Licensing!  In conjunction with licensing agency Lisa Marks & Associates, corporations, agencies, celebrities and others can now work directly with Peter Mars to create new and artistic interpretations of their brands. 

LMA PICKS UP ARTIST PETER MARS 

NORTH AMERICA–Lisa Marks Associates has partnered with the newly formed Peter Mars Authentic, pop artist Peter Mars’ official brand, to expand the artist’s presence across multiple categories.

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LMA WILL ROLL OUT A BROAD LICENSING PROGRAM FOR APPAREL, ACCESSORIES, HOME DÉCOR AND MORE.

NORTH AMERICA–Lisa Marks Associates has partnered with the newly formed Peter Mars Authentic, pop artist Peter Mars’ official brand, to expand the artist’s presence across multiple categories.

Mars is known for his portrayals of American pop culture, which LMA will aim to expand into categories spanning apparel and accessories, home décor, gifts and collectibles, food and beverages, brand collaborations and more.

Commonly exhibited alongside artists like Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mars has successfully collaborated with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Muhammad Ali Enterprises, Carroll Shelby and Penguin Books on a range of products.

“Peter Mars is an icon among living pop culture artists, and we are thrilled to be working with him and his team,” says, Lisa Marks, president, LMA. “Peter’s perspective inspires a range of licensed product applications vis-à-vis his accessible yet sophisticated art.  We are excited about developing this licensing program, which will include dynamic and varied products that will appeal to his existing fan base while introducing his art to new fans in a unique way.”

from License Global

Art Basel 2017: Miami Beach by Emily Steffen

Art Basel: Miami Beach has ended and the energy from the bash is still being felt all over the art world.  Peter Mars was once again a proud participant in one of the art world's biggest events.  So exciting to be a part of it!  From the fashion, artwork, dancers, after-parties, and beautiful weather, it was certainly a weekend to remember. 

Peter's works were featured in the ArtSpot Show at the Aldo Castillo Gallery in the Miromar Design Center at 10800 Corkscrew Rd, Estero Florida.  Aldo Castillo Gallery was actually first established in Chicago in 1993, and moved to the Miromar Design Center in Florida in 2011 to become a pioneer for established contemporary artists from around the world.

Enjoy the slideshow below showing off some of the highlights of Art Basel 2017, Miami Beach! Simply click the image below to reveal the next one.

 

Don't forget to get in on the Art Action, go to the Peter Mars Authentic Shop and become a collector, yourself!

Rockin' Lobster Bash 2016 Recap by Taylor Wade

This year marked the sixth annual Rockin’ Lobster Bash, hosted by XWRT and Supreme Lobster Co. and fueled by Chicago’s most talented leaders in culinary and visual arts. Fifteen-hundred attendees gathered under one roof inside the Revel Fulton Market to devour lobster, sip cocktails, and visually experience pop art at it’s finest. Chicago pop art icon, Peter Mars, was invited to curate the sold-out event. 

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Behind The Artist Of Chicago's Rockin' Lobster Bash 2016: Peter Mars by Taylor Wade

Peter Mars will be featured on August 31st at the Chicago Rockin’ Lobster Bash hosted by Supreme Lobster Co. and WXRT. Peter is the exclusive artist of the event, alongside 30 Award Winning Chefs and Mixologists plus a circus side show of aerialists and fire dancers.

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Batman VS Superman: Dawn Of Justice – Superheroes on Canvas by Taylor Wade

On March 24th, New York City’s Taglialatella Gallery will open it’s doors to host a pre-premier party for Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. The show will feature artwork by Peter Mars, Andy Warhol, Banksy, and Mr. Brainwash displaying their paintings inspired by DC and Marvel Comics icons. Ardent followers of pop art and America’s most trusted superheroes won’t want to miss this event.

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CELEBRATE ON MIAMI BEACH WITH THE MARS STUDIO TEAM! by Taylor Wade

YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN PETER MARS AND HIS STUDIO TEAM ON THE SANDS OF MIAMI BEACH DURING ART BASEL. PETER'S ARTWORK WILL BE SHOWN AT THE SCOPE ART SHOW, WHICH TAKES PLACE DIRECTLY ON MIAMI BEACH. IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND ART BASEL AND/OR SCOPE, PLEASE RSVP SO WE CAN SEND YOU INFORMATION ON WHERE WE WILL BE, WHICH OPENINGS WE ARE GOING TO, AND WHERE WE CAN MEET UP. SEE YOU THERE!

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PHYLLIS BRAMSON: "LOVE AND AFFECTION IN A HOSTILE WORLD" by Taylor Wade

Phyllis Bramson is an American painter whose artwork has been exhibited internationally, including In a Pictorial Framework at the New Museum in 1979, Phyllis Bramson, 1973–1986 at the Renaissance Society in Chicago and Gallerie Farideh Cadot in Paris. Bramson was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1993. She currently teaches drawing and painting to MFA students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

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