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Love Me Tender Guitar by Phobik with Autographs by Selena Gomez, Rita Ora, and Louis Tomlinson

Your bid supported: GuitarTown Kids-Celebrity Art Guitars for T.J. Martell Foundation’s Pediatric Cancer Research, T.J. Martell Foundation
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Donated by: T.J. Martell Foundation

This Les Paul guitar has been hand painted by artist Phobik. Love Me Tender is a unique guitar that belongs to the GuitarTown Kids special collection. This guitar features autographs by American singer and actress Selena Gomez, British singer and actress Rita Ora, and English singer and songwriter Louis Tomilnson, formerly known from the boy band One Direction.

GuitarTown Kids is a public arts project of the Gibson Foundation, partnering with the T.J. Martell Foundation, to draw together the Los Angeles creative community to raise funds for pediatric cancer research at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. This initiative brings together musical artists, actors, celebrities and children paired with visual artists for the design and creation of 30 Gibson Guitars that are one-of-a-kind art pieces. The proceeds from these hand-painted and autographed original works of art will help fund pediatric cancer research. Donor: T.J. Martell Foundation


  • Artist: Phobik
  • Title: Love Me Tender
  • Year created: 2017
  • Medium: Acrylic on Guitar
  • Height (inches): 40
  • Width (inches): 13
  • Depth (inches): 1

Artist bio:
From graphic novel illustration and fine art to mural and interior design, Phobik’s artwork doesn’t stick to a single style. Inspired by experiences while growing up in Hollywood, the artwork focuses on real people and original comic book illustrations coexisting within a surreal dimension, a story has begun to unfold. Phobik's murals around the city have been archived by The Google Street Art Project. Shown in several local as well as international galleries, his last solo Exhibit was at the Gabba Gallery titled :"Figments and Particles" and most recently awarded recognition by the city of Los Angeles for his mural work and beautification projects. Aside from solo work, Phobik is currently working with Smile South Central. a non-profit community project that focuses on beautifying the streets of South Central via murals that help provide a positive communal atmosphere.

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  • Includes a certificate of authenticity.
  • This piece is new. 
  • Guitar is a piece of art and is not in working order.
Lot #1424223

About the Charity
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GuitarTown Kids-Celebrity Art Guitars for T.J. Martell Foundation’s Pediatric Cancer Research
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T.J. Martell Foundation
Funding innovative medical research focused on finding treatments and cures for cancer.
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  • Cannot be returned or exchanged.
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