The cool, crisp air signals that Fall is here. We at SNC want to help you layer up with few fresh experiences and things maybe to add your collection. Stay tuned to this space for more updates.
ART & FILM
Basquiat: Boom for Real exhibition & Documentary
Taking a look back on Jean-Michel Basquiat’s extraordinary breadth of influences, from graffiti to Hip-Hop to Hollywood cinema, this exceptional new documentary and the first large-scale exhibition in the UK at the Barbican Art Gallery charts his ground-breaking career. Basquiat originally came into popularity when he collaborated with Al Diaz to spray-paint cryptic statements under the pseudonym SAMO. He went on to work on collages, Xerox art, postcards, performances, and music before establishing his reputation as one of the most famous painters of his generation.
Basquiat: Boom For Real: the first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) takes place at the Barbican Art Gallery from 21 Sep 2017 -28 Jan 2018 https://goo.gl/Tyb7fT Pushing the boundaries of theatre, dance, film, music and visual art, we are Europe’s largest multi-arts centre.
ANDY WARHOL ART CASH (ONES) IN LUCITE BRICK
Limited edition multiple, 1971
Cardi B might even come out of retirement for these ONES!
Andy Warhol created this limited-edition multiple in 1971 for a casino-themed fundraiser for Experiments in Art and Technology. The money was printed by the American Banknote Company on the same paper used for U.S. currency at the time (minus the threading employed for anti-counterfeit measures). Originating from the estate of E.A.T.’s founder, these bills are extremely rare.
STOCKLIST & DROP
HELMUT LANG x SHAYNE OLIVER
Helmut Lang, the legendary label acquired in 2006 by Fast Retailing subsidiary Link Theory Holdings, is set for yet another transformation. Chief Executive Andrew Rosen announced back March the appointment of Isabella Burley as the brand’s editor-in-residence. And later, Burley, who is also the editor-in-chief of Dazed magazine, recruited Hood by Air designer Shayne Oliver who has in the past made it known he wanted to create for the brand – He spoke it into reality and now has created an exclusive collection that revealed at NYFW 2017. The collection will include men’s and women’s clothing, as well as accessories.
SWIZZ BEATZ x BALLY
Spanish artist Ricardo Cavolo, Based in Barcelona met through Swizz Beatz’ ‘No Commission,’ roving experiential “no-fee” artist platform launched to connect the visual and musical arts and art patronage. Cavolo’s vivid collection of otherworldly drawings is the inspiration behind the latest Swizz x Bally collab. “Working with freedom and no borders means to work with that animal inside of us,” says Cavolo. “These characters are sort of gods or shamans with his/her spirit animal as totems.”
SUPREME X STONE ISLAND
It’s on again. Nough said.
The Vacation Project: Marrakesh, Morocco
Want to make your next travel experience more meaningful? Check out The Vacation Project. The Vacation Project provides curated group travel with a purpose. “The Vacation Project provides curated group travel with a purpose. Our team works with young guides who are ingrained in the local community and culture to show our travelers local experiences beyond the well-tread tourist routes. We also partner with NGOs at each destination to create a unique service project on each trip for our TVP’ers.” The next trip planned is to Marrakesh, Morocco which has exploded on the travel scene as an art, fashion, and culinary destination.