Happy Friday Folks. Here is your wrap-up of the top fashion + art stories of the week.
Colourful Polar bears
This Spring, Canada Goose partnered with acclaimed artist Paola Pivi and Polar Bears International for a limited-edition capsule collection. Entering the whimsical world of Paola Pivi’s unique baby polar bear feathered sculptures, the capsule features an array of colourful Spring/Summer prints on elevated Canada Goose essentials. Together with Polar Bears International, the collection continues a shared mission to raise awareness about the threats facing polar bears and their Arctic habitats. Check it out here.
Arsham’s Lastest Collboration
The Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot has announced that multimedia artist Daniel Arsham is the brand’s new ambassador. Arsham is not new to the world of collaborations, having collaborated with the likes of Dior and Rimowa in the past. For this partnership, Arsham has designed a monumental sculpture in the Alps, a 65-foot sundial in the shadow of the Matterhorn. It will have a very limited audience-one can only glimpse it from a mountaintop.
Johnny Depp’s latest art prints
Johnny Depp is well-known for his acting, but did you know he is also an artist? He has been painting and printmaking for many years and has had several exhibitions of his work. Some of his paintings have also been sold at auctions for substantial amounts of money. Amidst last year’s controversies, he still sold $3.5 Million of his art prints. His latest collection includes portraits of Heath Ledger, Bob Marley, River Phoenix, and Hunter S. Thompson. Artnet News has reported ‘they are quite bad’…
Sotheby’s Teams Up With Nadine Ghosn
Sotheby’s is set to launch its first-ever modern and contemporary jewellery collection on March 13 in Dubai with Brazilian Lebanese jewellery designer Nadine Ghosn. The bold designer is known for her range of fun and whimsical collection of bold designs transformed into everyday pieces.
Jared Leto Will Play Karl Lagerfeld In A Chanel Biopic
Four years on from the death of fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld, a big-screen adaptation is in the works with Jared Leto set to play the iconic designer. Alongside the film, will be an extravagant new six-part Disney+ series, titled Kaiser Karl. Variety broke the news that playing Karl in the series will be Spanish-German actor Daniel Brüh.