After Jeff Koons and KAWS, Kiehl’s collaborated with Kenny Scharf to work on its new Holiday 2012 collection, featuring the vibrant work, Globo Mundo. In collaboration with the Iconic Pop Surrealist, Kiehl’s will raise $200,000 for children’s causes around the world.
In the United States, 100% of net profits will support RxArt, a non-profit organization committed to fostering artistic expression for young patients in pediatric hospitals.
The limited edition features an exclusive “Squirt” Collectible. “Squirt,” is an emotive character designed by Scharf and often featured in his artwork. Each “Squirt” is individually numbered (only 2,000 collectibles worldwide) and includes a signed certificate of authenticity.
In total, Sónar 2017 will feature more than 140 performances across 9 stages, including brand new shows from Justice, Arca (live) & Jesse Kanda (av), Soulwax, DJ Shadow, Nicolas Jaar, Moderat, Eric Prydz, De La Soul, Anderson.
“Essentials is the perfect blend of product and culture from a brand like Converse. Focussed around classic sportswear items, redefined for streetwear….it mirrors the story of Converse as a brand, born in sport, raised by the streets.”
For the Fall/Winter 2017 collection, Gildas Loaëc and Masaya Kuroki, co-founders and artistic directors of Maison Kitsuné, drew their inspiration from American pop culture and the aesthetic and creative energie of New York born, Paris based, artist William Klein.