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Art musts of the week: 20 - 27 July 2014

  • By Alexia Werrie
  • In Art news



What You must know: The outdoor exhibition “Art Everywhere” in the UK’s street. 

From 21 July to 31 August, an outdoor exhibition will take place across the UK (bus stops, billboards,…). This project, “Art Everywhere”,  was launched by the sculptor Antony Gormley and the artist Grayson Perry. Their objective is to make art accessible to everyone. About 25 artworks has been selected by Facebook’s users who voted via a poll. Among these artworks, the famous painting “My parents” by David Hockney and the sculpture “Self” by Marc Quinn will be exhibit.  

More Information :http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-news/10973184/Art-Everywhere-brings-art-work-to-your-bus-stop.html



What you must have: Collaboration between Mighty Healthy and the artist Kevin Lyons. 


 

To celebrate its 10th birthday, the men’s clothing brand Mighty Healthy collaborated with the famous artist Kevin Lyons. The Big Apple Collection (t-shirts, sportswears and hats), is decorated with the artist’s apples’ drawings in reference to Manhattan, his hometown.

 

Items availabe at Pac Sun : http://www.pacsun.com/mighty-healthy/mens/?XCID=D%3A140718ComplexMightyHealthy#



What you must see: Documentary : « Finding Vivian Maier » - Nanny & Street photographer

John Maloof and Charlie Siskel made a documentary about this super nanny & street photographer, Vivian Maier, who died in 2009. Photographer and nanny, Vivian Maier has had an fascinating life. Her passion for photography remained unknown until the day John Maloof found in 2007 new photographies took by the artist. Then he decided to bring her life and work to light. The documentary “Finding Vivian Maier” is currently showing in theaters.

 

More information about the showings  : http://www.premiere.fr/film/A-la-Recherche-de-Vivian-Maier-Documentaire-3898214#horaires 

About Vivian Maier : http://www.vivianmaier.com/

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