KAWS “Companion” balloon debuts at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 23rd, 2012

KAWS Companion via WSJ photo Andrew RowstBrian Donnelly, known as KAWS, discusses his Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon and his history as a toy-maker. The character, “Companion”, is in a retreating pose, hunched and covering its eyes. “I was thinking, God, if I had to sit there all day and have a million people pass me and stare, I’d be mortified”. 

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