A graduate of the Art Institute of Philadelphia, Ron Ackins is best known as the hand behind Undrcrwn’s caricature t-shirts. Ackins’ basketball roots are firm, having held a design position with And 1, and he’s also completed commissions for Nike and Harris Publications. “World Class: The Work of Ron Ackins” presents a retrospective of caricature portraits and designs. The show opens on February 16 and runs through to March 15, 2009 at Made to Order in Philadelphia’s Northern Liberties.
Select pieces from the exhibition after the jump.