Day 276: When Silent Pandas Attack!

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    Yesterday in NYC at Gavin Brown's Enterprise, Threadless fans and staffers staged a silent attack against the use of a Threadless design, “When Pandas Attack” (which was originally a collab by Jimiyo and AJ Dimarucot). Rob Pruitt, the artist who allegedly misappropriated the design (to put it kindly) was actually in the gallery at the time, and was completely baffled. We’re sure the guy sneaking around in a panda suit helped our silent yet powerful cause too! Talk about art creating art creating one very confused “artist.”

    You can view a few more photos HERE
    Video footage coming soon!

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    1. jublin 43 months ago | reply

      did you guys push over the tire piles? you should have pushed over the tire piles.

    2. wanderingbert 43 months ago | reply

      I think you should've just taken the tyres. I don't think he would mind, right?

    3. Griggitee 43 months ago | reply

      hahaha Yes!

    4. kulthouse 43 months ago | reply

      Anxiously awaiting the video.

    5. michael_paige 43 months ago | reply

      "misappropriated" - I believe these days the kids call that a mashup. ;)

    6. JumpyDesigns 43 months ago | reply

      Please send this photo to the new York times

    7. jimiyo 43 months ago | reply

      I want more of my art stolen, and the culprit flash mobbed. :D

    8. buttski 43 months ago | reply

      so so amazing!! ^rumpbumps all around!

    9. squintygirl 43 months ago | reply

      This makes me smile.

    10. tiffzny [deleted] 43 months ago | reply

      This is fantastic.

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