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December 3, 2018

Compound Presents: King Saladeen NYC Solo Show ‘A Way Out’

‘A Way Out’ is a redemptive story told through art showcasing King Saladeen’s identifiable character in a range of mediums and colors. These works serve to commemorate loved ones lost to cancer and highlights Cancer Awareness. Press Release New York, […]
October 25, 2018

Abstract artist King Saladeen on chasing his dreams to become a trailblazer

Contemporary abstract artist King Saladeen has always painted. He started during his youth drawing on the walls of his room and painting portraits for his supportive parents. Still, he didn’t take notice of his calling to truly show the world what he can […]
September 7, 2018

BREAKING NEWS – King Saladeen + Mister E

SEPT. 13TH – OCT. 7TH, 2018 OPENING RECEPTION: SEPT. 13TH, 6-8PM AFA Gallery is pleased to announce Breaking News, an exhibition of new work from artists King Saladeen and Mister E, curated by Peter Tuchman and Doug Smith. Self-taught artist […]
September 5, 2018

Art meets athletics with King Saladeen’s capsule for Champion x Footaction

With autumn just right around the corner, it’s safe to say that it’s #BEARSEASON and on September 1st, contemporary artist King Saladeen and Champion will be dropping a Fall capsule collection online and at 200 selective Footaction stores all over the country. […]
July 21, 2018

King Saladeen levels up, unveils collection at New York Stock Exchange

Article by: Claude J. Easy / Kulture Hub Protect young, contemporary artist King Saladeen at all costs. The West Philly creative has climbed the ladder to artistic success and now with his new installation Art and Money on display at the New York […]
December 18, 2017

A Look at Exhibitor Highlights of SCOPE Miami Beach 2017

Following a successful opening night, SCOPE Miami Beach has opened to the public and is receiving thousands of eager visitors seeking the latest in contemporary art. The 17th edition of SCOPE features 140 exhibitors from 25 countries and 60 cities. […]
December 18, 2017

Widewalls 2017 Miami SCOPE

BRAFA Presents Christo as their Guest of Honor in 2018! One of the longest-running and most prestigious fairs in the world, BRAFA is the first major art event of the year, considered a reliable barometer of the art market. Organized […]
December 17, 2017

Artist Paints Millions of Dollars in Supercars

King Saladeen has made himself well known in the art world by combining different mediums and techniques to challenge what the concept of art truly is. The inspiration for his art came from the life and death of his best friend […]
December 16, 2017

How King Saladeen overcame adversity and became a Street Visionary

July 4th, 2011 was the day Raheem Saladeen Johnson became street artist King Saladeen. He says that he, “walked out of his 9 to 5 to walk on water.” Saladeen was born and raised in West Philadelphia and his passion […]
December 15, 2017

KOP Neiman Marcus runway show was fire

Ken Downing has been feeling very retro lately. That’s why Downing, the senior vice president and fashion director of Neiman Marcus, made sure a Thursday night charity fashion show in King of Prussia was flush with 1980s fabulosity, blush tones, […]
December 14, 2017

King Saladeen: An Artist with a Passion for Fashion | ChickDriven

Raheem Saladeen Johnson aka KING SALADEEN is a self taught artist who was born and raised in West Philadelphia. I first came across him at Art Basel in Miami back in 2014 – he stood out, although that is not hard […]
December 13, 2017

King Saladeen ‘Owns’ His Art And Inspiration

For Philadelphia-based artist Raheem Saladeen, art isn’t just a form of expression but rather a way of life. Attracting a sense of creativity for the arts before the age of five, Saladeen is now a design artist, art curator, and […]
December 12, 2017

THE KING OF ART BASEL

Miami Art Basel is hectic almost by definition and rushing around from party to installation to exhibit is par for the course at the week-long festival. Mixed media artist King Saladeen, though, might be the busiest person in the city–full stop. King Saladeen […]
December 12, 2017

How I Own It: King Saladeen

#OwnIt is more than just a saying. See how Philly native, King Saladeen, lives the motto and interprets it through his personal style and especially his art. The artist created an #OwnIt original live at the REVOLT Blended Cultures event […]
December 11, 2017

Kelly art by King Saladeen

As most of you saw my Kelly on Instagram by King Saladeen… Let me tell you a bit about  great artist, Raheem Saladeen Johnson is a self taught artist born and raised in West Philadelphia. His passion for art began prior […]
December 10, 2017

Master Piece Maker King Saladeen

From celebs to every fashionista and beyond  that is part of the scene in every  big city, King Saladeen seems to be the hippest artist of choice these days!!! From his Art Basel Show in Miami this past December at […]