10 of the most creative visionaries from the world of fashion, photography, street art and illustration were enrolled by The Small Print agency (based on Dublin) to customize the eight-foot tall Absolute bottles for an exhibition in occasion of ABSOLUT Fringe 2011. The project, entitled ABSOLUT VIS10NS.
Following the steps of Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, Damien Hirst, and most recently Ellen Von Unwerth and Spike Jonze the artists created amazing bottles that will be exhibited from September 8-12 at The Laundry Room, South Studios in Dublin..
The artists who participated are:
stylist Celestine Cooney (IRL), artists DALEK (US), Niels Shoe Meulman (NL) and Mario Sughi (ITA), Creative Collective Rinzen (OZ), photographer Linda Brownlee (IRL), street artists The London Police (UK), illustrators Ben Newman (UK) and BrenB (IRL)..
VISUAL DESIGNER since 1996 and blogger since 2010. Living in Athens, Greece. She has been focusing her research on poster design and particularly on social poster design and portrait design. Her main poster project is a series of posters celebrating great personalities of traditional and popular culture in Greece and Jamaica. These include actors, singers, musicians, poets etc. This is an ongoing project.
“I believe that design is a powerful tool that we designers can use to spark enthusiasm, change mindsets and bring positive actions to our world and our culture”.
FOUNDER AND EDITOR OF GRAPHICART-NEWS.COM BLOG.
She carefully curates high-quality designs, illustrations, and art, from all over the world that will teach and provoke other designers. Many consider her blog to be an exceptional educational tool.
CO-FOUNDER OF THE INTERNATIONAL REGGAE POSTER CONTEST
which was launched on December 2011, partnering, the creative activist Michael Thompson aka Freestylee. (www.reggaepostercontest.com)