KAWS Sells Out Run of Prints in Minutes at Art Basel

December 6th, 2018

KAWs, via BloombergArtist KAWS has sparked a feverish demand for a series of prints at Art Basel Miami Beach, with collectors lining up for a lottery to win a chance to buy one of 100 prints priced at $65,000, showcasing the artist’s thriving market. “They always sell out and as soon as they sell out the price goes up,” said Anna Becker, a potential buyer who arrived too late. “Anything you buy by KAWS at this point is an investment. It’s like scalping tickets.”

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