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.
Cover story captured by Matt Irwin and art directed by Nicola Formichetti with actor and singer Olly Alexander, an openly gay singer who doesn’t use ambiguity in his lyrics to make him pass for straight, in order to entice a legion of screaming girls. FY! also analyse various points of view of what an outsider is through editorials, texts and interviews with among others Ahmed Abdelrahman, Demna Gvasalia and Henrik Silvius.