Video: KAWS Talks About His Thanksgiving Parade Balloon

  • Posted 71 months Ago

In the lead up to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade tomorrow (22 November, 2012), artist KAWS sat down with the guys from to talk about his Companion contribution this year. Taking from his Brooklyn studio, KAWS said he decided to go for something similar to his Passing Through work, which received a great reaction when it was unveiled in Harbour City, Hong Kong. The resulting balloon is 40 ft long and will be made from a urethane-coated nylon. Prior artists of his ilk to be included in the parade are Jeff Koons, Takashi Murakami, Tom Otterness and Tim Burton.