Peanuts Global Artist Collective

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Now this is cool! The Peanutsy folks have announced the Peanuts Global Artist Collective, an international public art effort were seven selected artists/teams are doing public art using the Peanuts characters. They’re permitted to do their own interpretation of the characters, or to use Schulz art, or to mix things together — that’s a pretty broad set of permissions, as far as Peanuts goes. Here are some of my favorite of the examples; you can find more (and at higher resolution) here.

Berlin installation by FriendsWithYou
Mexico City piece by Kenny Scharf
Snoopy invades New York via the talents of AVAF

 

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Snoopy in space again

There’s a Snoopy in space right now! #AstronautSnoopy is floating in the Thanksgiving Day Parade and in space! Watch him aboard the @Space_Station with @nasa Astronauts @Astro_Christina and @Astro_Jessica. pic.twitter.com/XEAJ7X3HRu — PEANUTS (@Snoopy) November 28, 2019 (If you’re getting this through email and can’t play the video, click here.)

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THE BALLOONS ARE A-GO!

Astronaut Snoopy shall fly today!!

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Will Astronaut Snoopy be grounded?

Due to predicted high winds in New York, parade organizers are waiting until tomorrow morning to decide whether the new Astronaut Snoopy balloon, as well as all the other balloons, will take part in Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade. It would be a shame to waste a good balloon. If they can’t …