Welcome to this week’s edition of the Friday Newsletter! We’ve got a lineup of exciting news and events from the world of art, fashion, and culture that you won’t want to miss.
Planet-Ready Bags: Westwood and Eastpak’s Eco-Fabulous Reunion!
In a reunion of eco-conscious creativity, Vivienne Westwood and Eastpak are back with a collection of seven durable bags featuring Westwood’s iconic “Planets” print. These functional and stylish bags support Cool Earth’s rainforest protection efforts and the fight against global warming. Get ready to grab yours when they drop on Eastpak’s website from September 9th.
Chanel’s Brooklyn Pop-Up Diner: Sizzling Scents & Chic Eats!
Chanel is bringing a taste of luxury to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, with the Lucky Chance Diner from September 8-10. Celebrate the launch of Chanel Chance Eau Fraîche perfume and explore their new boutique. Reservations are open to all on Chanel’s website.
The 1/X Andy Lau X Art Exhibition
Join actor Andy Lau in a mesmerizing art exhibition in Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District. This captivating showcase, featuring collaborations with artistic talents, is open to the public until September 9th. Secure your tickets at www.cityline.com.
KAWS & Uniqlo Join Forces Again for a Fresh Collection!
Prepare for a groundbreaking collaboration between UNIQLO UT and KAWS! Get your hands on KAWS’ exclusive art book and a stunning t-shirt and sweatshirt collection, available from 7 – 22 September, exclusively at Phaidon and UNIQLO. Redefine your style with this innovative fusion of art and fashion.
Remembering Alfredo Martinez: An Important Figure in the New York Art World
We pay tribute to New York artist Alfredo Martinez, who left an indelible mark on the art world. Martinez, known for faking Basquiat paintings and his involvement in Anna Delvey’s art show, passed away at 56 on August 21. Known for his unique art centered on guns and his involvement in intriguing art projects, he will be remembered as a prominent figure in New York’s art scene.
Stay tuned next week for more updates and have a fantastic Friday!