ONE OF A KIND, Once the proof process is finished Ruiz Bry takes the printed canvas to his studio where he starts working on it, adding new collages and creating a similar but distinct artwork. Based on the original, Ernesto customizes each piece with new collages converting it into an Unique Work of Art. Over 100 differences can be found between each of the artworks in this series, guaranteeing the buyer the acquisition of One-of-a-Kind Ruiz Bry Unique Artwork.
This type of work, that is halfway between an original and a reproduction is not numbered as regular reproductions. They are numbered correlatively next to the title, for example, Mick and Mick 1.
The One-of-a-Kind Limited Edition is available in 48 x 48 inches (same as the original) and 40 x 40 inches. Each piece is signed by the artist and comes with its own hologram and Certificate of Authenticity making it a unique collectible artwork.
From the first day Ruiz Bry personally supervises all the reproduction process of each copyrighted original pieces. The first step is to digitalize the artwork utilizing professional high-resolution cameras capable of catching the minimum detail.
The second step are the proofs which can take from days to weeks. Ruiz Bry and his editor examine the proofs one by one next to the original until a final proof is created and signed.F
The archival pigments and museum quality papers are prepared to last for centuries. I work with the same editor, the same machine, the same support (canvas or paper) and the same pigments assuring that all the limited edition will have the same quality.
By numbering and signing each piece, the quantity of each print is limited in order to preserve the quality and create a collectible artwork. Ruiz Bry individually examines, approves, numbers and signs each piece.