Grape Brain x Chris Mitchell Collaboration Art Work #1 - Grape Brain x Qpopshop: GVQ Exhibition
Grape Brain & Chris Mitchell collaboration art piece for the Grape Brain x Qpopshop: GVQ Exhibition. This is the key visual piece for the show and features a mix of characters created by Japanese artist Rage and American artist Chris Mitchell.
The artists jammed on this piece together working from their different countries. Through online meetings and back and forth text messages they created this vibrant energetic piece together.
Finishing for this piece was done by Grape Brain.
Grape Brain is the brand of artist "Rage." GRAPE BRAIN is a graphic machine of paradoxes with no other purpose than to draw. He mixes elements of pop culture, rock aesthetics, the grotesque, and Japanese and Western styles to create peculiar creatures. Originally a professional wrestling T-shirt designer, Rage debuted as a freelance designer and began collaboration with apparel brands, character designing for games, and design for other mediums. At that same time, the GRAPE BRAIN original brand was being developed. Goods such as T-shirts and figures went on sale establishing GRAPE BRAIN inc. in 2021.
Chris Mitchell is a 33 year veteran of animation. A multi Annie and Emmy nominee for both writing and design, Chris has worked on some of the most popular animated projects of the last 3 decades. Including but not limited to...Spongebob Squarepants, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Big Hero 6, Puss In Boots 2, Ren and Stimpy, Samurai Jack, The Powerpuff Girls and Spiderverse 2. He also Production Designed The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle for Amazon.
Artist: Grape Brain & Chris Mitchell
Size: 18" x 24"
Limited of 20
Printed on archival paper with archival inks. Matte finish
Signed & Numbered by artist Chris Mitchell