• $ (USD)
  • Need some help ?
Kusama penguin, 2020

Le Closier

Sculpture : resin 18.5 x 5.9 x 6.7 inch

$687

A lot of people are interested in this work
LOADING NOT DISPLAYED BLUR TEXT
Second NOT DISPLAYED BLUR TEXT

Try the artwork out at home for free for 14 days

Have a question? Ask a specialist

About the artwork

Artwork sold in perfect condition

Kusama penguin. Spray paint and acrylic on resin sculpture. Tribute to iconic Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.
Read more
About the seller
Professional art gallery • New Hope, United States

Artsper seller since 2019

Vetted Seller

Medium
Dimensions cm inch
18.5 x 5.9 x 6.7 inch
Display
The sculpture cannot be displayed outdoors
Type
Unique work
Authenticity
Work sold with an invoice from the gallery and a certificate of authenticity
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Colors
Tags

Penguin

Faces

Worldwide delivery

The artwork can be delivered to the address of your choice within 2 to 3 weeks after validation of your order. The work is insured during transport, so it's risk-free.
Origin: France Find out more about delivery

Free returns

If you change your mind, you can send it back free of charge, and we'll reimburse you. Find out more about free returns

Payment and Guarantee

You can pay by credit and debit card, PayPal or bank transfer only in euros. We take fraud very seriously and respect your confidential information, which is why all payments are subject to 3D Secure validation. Find out more about payment
Artsper's pledge of quality: We only work with professional galleries and guarantee the authenticity and provenance of our artworks. Find out more about Artsper guarantee
Le Closier

Le Closier

Belgium • Born in: 1961

​New & remarkable Artists

Pop Art

Sculptors Artists

Painters

Printmakers Artists

Belgian artists

Mixing Pop Art and Street Art, Le Closier began painting on the walls of his Montparnasse neighborhood in Paris. In the 50s, this location was famous for being the gathering point of writers and painters including Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Picasso, Matisse, Cézanne, Modigliani, and more.


Later, Le Closier made official portraits for tennis players Serena Williams, Kei Nishikori, Gustavo "Guga" Kuerten, Bryan Brothers, David Goffin, Bethanie Mattek-Sands, and Jeremy Chardy; as well as American golf players Cristie Kerr and Paris-Saint-Germain's president Nasser Al-Khelaifi, and many several others.


In May 2016, he was asked by France Pavilion to paint a portrait of Chief Justice Stephen Breyer for the French/American business week at the French Embassy in Washington, DC.

Le Closier creates colorful compositions inspired by celebrities, arts, comics, advertising, and fashion. He often mixes people, brands, and symbols on different supports like canvas, laser-cut shapes, statues, and more.

His works have been seen in galleries and public places. From Paris to Los Angeles, Dubai to Melbourne, and Washington to Miami, Le Closier has undoubtedly achieved international recognition. 

Selected exhibitions :

2018 

The Other Art Fair – Brooklyn

Art Expo NY – New York

CLIO Art Fair – New York

Salon International d'Art Contemporain, Paris 

2017 

Pop Icons @Blanc Kara, Miami Beach FL 

Dubai Index, Dubai 

France Pavilion, Houston TX 

American Icons @Sagamore Hotel, Miami Beach FL 

Salon International d'Art Contemporain, Paris 

2016 

Miami River Art Fair, Miami FL 

Pink October @Blank Canvas Gallery, Miami FL 

Salon International d'Art Contemporain, Brussels BE 

Street Art Players @Galerie Perahia, Paris 

France Pavilion @French Embassy, Washington DC.

Read more
Need some help ?

How can I best showcase my work?

If you have bought a painting, a sculpture or a work on paper, find expert advice on its conservation and how to best enhace it:

Go to the orders tab in your account to benefit from the exceptional discounts negotiated for you with our framing, pedestal and lighting partners...
 

How does Artsper protect you?

Protect your purchase

We’re here to help you collect art securely. When you browse and buy on Artsper, you benefit from our guaranteed protections.

Buy works from the best galleries

We partner with the best art galleries. All sellers on Artsper have been carefully reviewed and approved by our team. All of our partner galleries respect our code of ethics.

Know what you’re getting

Each work on Artsper is studied and validated by our team before appearing online. Get personalized support Contemporary art specialists are available by phone and email to answer all of your questions about our works of art. Get personalized advice and curated suggestions for your collection.

 

Make an offer with Artsper

Negotiate prices

Price negotiation is possible. Like in a gallery, this allows you to open a discussion and purchase your works at your preferred price.

Get our help negotiating

Let our team handle the negotiations and get back to you once the best deal is made.

 

Order safely

Artsper’s satisfaction guarantee

With Artsper, you have the opportunity to return a work free of charge within 14 days of receipt if it does not suit you, for whatever reason. You will then receive a full refund for your order.

Protect your purchase with Artsper’s payment partners

All credit card payments are processed by Paybox, the trusted leader in payment processing for international businesses. Paybox ensures the highest level of security.

Get specialized support from Artsper in the event of a problem

On the rare occasion that a work of art arrives in a different condition than described, we will work to administer a return, refund, restoration or exchange for you. Our team will always keep you informed on the progress of your request and will go above and beyond to offer you personalized solutions.

To benefit from Artsper’s protections you must:

  • Place your order using one of Artsper's payment methods.

  • Report any issues to Artsper within one week of receiving your work.

  • Provide all requested photographic evidence of the problem (including the original artwork and packaging).

Artsper’s guarantee covers the following problems:

  • You receive a work that’s missing a described characteristic (such as a signature or a frame)

  • You receive a work with different characteristics than those described at the time of purchase

  • You receive a damaged piece of work

  • Your purchase is declared lost or damaged during transit

  • You receive a work that is a different in color than what you ordered

  • Your purchase is delayed

Return and cancellation

You can return the artwork without needing to provide a reason or pay a penalty fee up to 14 days after receiving your order. In the case that the right of withdrawal is exercised in the aforementioned time frame, the price of the artwork(s) purchased and the shipping costs will be reimbursed by us as soon as the gallery has received the artwork and notified us. Artsper will manage the return of the work and will bear the cost of returns (which will either be paid by you and refunded by Artsper or directly paid by Artsper). The artwork must be returned in perfect condition and in its original packaging (or equivalent). The buyer exercises his right of withdrawal directly from MUMART, by sending an email to the address: serviceclient@artsper.com.

Why buy on Artsper?

Artsper gives you access to the largest catalogue of contemporary art from the best European galleries (150,000 works from 15,000 artists and 2,000 partner galleries).

What sets us apart from other platforms is the fact that we carefully select the galleries we work with, based on a range of criteria. This approach ensures that you benefit from:

- The double expertise of the galleries and Artsper, guaranteeing the quality of the artists and artworks available on our site

- Access to the entire catalogue of artworks from our partner galleries, sold at the same price as displayed in the gallery

We also make it easier for you to find works that reflect your preferences: you’ll receive personalized artwork suggestions, you can view curated artwork selections created by our in-house experts, browse premium content about your favorite artists, and take advantage of Artsper Art Advisory, which provides personalized advice throughout the buying process.

Where can I have my order delivered?

Artsper delivers worldwide!

However, please note that once your order reaches its destination, it may be subject to VAT or other customs fees. These charges are beyond our control and you will be responsible for paying them (this is indicated at the ‘checkout’ first step).

Select the delivery address of your choice. Please make sure that someone is present to receive your order.

If your billing address is different to your delivery address you can specify this at the checkout.

Can I negotiate the price of an artwork?

For some artworks, you can negotiate the price. If the price of the work is negotiable, you have a “Make an offer” button under the “Buy this work” one.

To submit your offer, you must make a payment of the desired amount. Your offer will then be forwarded to the gallery, which reserves the right to accept or reject it. If your offer is accepted, it means that your order is confirmed by the gallery and they will prepare the artwork for shipment. If your offer is rejected, you will be refunded the total amount paid automatically. The gallery can also propose a counter-offer for the acquisition of the artwork.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us: contact@artsper.com