APPortfolio, an internationally renowned art organization, announced the launch of a new three-way collaborative project this month, teaming up with renowned Los Angeles visual artist Joshua Vides to reinterpret the iconic character “Buzz Lightyear” in the classic Disney animation. movie “Toy Story”, creating a limited edition black and white color scheme of the Buzz Lightyear statue.
Los Angeles-born artist Joshua Vides has become a sought-after co-creator in fashion, art and international brands with his renowned 2D style. The creative goal of this collaboration has moved from the objects that actually exist in reality to the well-known animated character of “Toy Story” – Buzz Lightyear. For the first time, “black and white” is used as the main color tone, with its constant black and white pen painting. Style, carefully restored Buzz Lightyear shape, a more detailed picture of the whole set of space suit and Alpha wings, also injecting very interesting character expressions into the statue, the character’s eyebrows and smiles are very eye-catching.
The sculpture “Joshua Vides Buzz Lightyear” will be available in 30cm and 100cm versions. The 30cm version will be limited to 300 pieces. It will be sold exclusively at the newly opened ARTELLI store in Macau from October 28, priced at HK$6,800. The giant 100cm version is limited to 50 pieces. It will be open for lottery in the APPortfolio website store from November 4. The price is HKD 98,000. It is worth noting that the shipping service to Taiwan is provided specially this time. Taiwan readers please kindly pay attention to.