Michael Phelps has been tapped by Louis Vuitton for its latest ad campaign. Photographed by Annie Leibovitz for the Parisian luxury label, the 27-year-old 18-time gold medal-winner is seen wearing a Speedo and goggles in a bathtub with a Louis Vuitton monogram tote nearby.
Anthony J. Thomas, also known as TheBedStuyDandy, may only be 21, but he's on the move to make his mark in the art world. The Brooklyn based artist has just begun his art journey and after only 6 months of painting, he has gained a nice backing. His collegiate minor in art history seems to have been the spark of his new endeavors.
Chanel has just released a short video entitled Chanel Obsession starring Karl Lagerfeld's new muse, Edie Campbell.
A borderline homeless man waltzes in & announces, “I never seen anything like THIS before.” Hell yeah you haven’t. Welcome to the future.... What does the future look like? It’s that unpaid 20-something intern that calls themself an artist, regardless of the art establishment not having a place for them. Like a thorn in the paw of Chelsea, Family Business sits as an avant-garde project space. Its a walled off section of an established Chelsea gallery. It kind of reminds me of that one kid at the party dancing with all the old ladies. It kind of reminds me of myself.
Puma releases their newest collection in collaboration with renown artist Ron English. The eccentric and electrifying models comes in both the high and low top silhouettes, boasting unique details such as a micro-reptilian pattern for the upper, contrast dotted laces, and Ron English's signature and graphics to round out this one-of-a-kind collaboration.
This year, the automotive company BMW arranged an art booth at the Hong Kong International Art Fair hosted by Art Car Program where BMW is one of the long time sponsors. It displays several of cars designed by like Jeff Koons, Frank Stella and Roy Lichtenstein to design cars for their flagship store.
Found in various places around London, the pieces are classic Banksy and the messages are quite clear. One look at the child sweatshop worker sewing real Union Jack flags falling off a wall and it is obvious Banksy is calling attention to the exploitation and underbelly of the Olympic culture and the United Kingdom as a whole.