NGV Curator Dr. Simon Maidment, reflects on KAWS’s sculptures which often portray intense human emotions like fragility, humility and vulnerability while engaging with contemporary social issues.

KAWS: COMPANIONSHIP IN THE AGE OF LONELINESS exhibition was made possible by the generous support of our partners: Presenting Partner Creative Victoria, Major Partners UNIQLO and Chadstone – The Fashion Capital, Supporters Asahi Beverages Australia and Dulux, and Media Partner Smoothfm.