Nikita Kaun is a self-taught artist from St. Petersburg, whose posters have amassed a huge number of fans online and abroad, which has allowed him to work with impressive musicians, international brands and publishers. Recently he collaborated NIKE, ABSOLUTⓇ, ROME snowboards; and with bands like the Pixies, Red Hot Chili Peppers, PJ Harvey, Dillinger Escape Plan, and Japanther. His style is a greedy blend of soul and spirit, with a touch of gothic and grunge. More often, Nikita's posters are printed silkscreen, with some additional details by hand. Themes revolve around the interests of the audience, but usually fit into the categories of films, group portraits and posters.
”Nikita’s works are almost hypnotic, if only for their surrealism. Looking at his illustrations is like peeking into a dream, right as the dream-image begins to morph into its still-shapeless reiteration ...” - Parallel Planets.