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US Jeff Koons: The artist designs skateboard collection for good purpose

18:25  25 november  2021
18:25  25 november  2021 Source:   ad-magazin.de

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Artist Jeff Koons supports aid organizations with the proceeds of its new, reflective skateboard collection.

Jeff Koons is the most expensive artist of our time. Now he launches works of art on skateboards and is involved again for children in need. Two images of earlier work is decorated by the Boards designed as Diptych and as a triptych: his "Balloon Venus" is inspired by the Venus of Willendorf , "Popeye" shows a detail of Koons' painting "Triple Popeye".

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The Qatar Museums Gallery Al Riwaq in Doha Shows until March 31, 2022 in the "Lost in America" ​​exhibition, both original artworks pictured on the skateboards. In the center of both works, Koons' recurring theme of reflection - with the interior as with the outer world. "I always try to To define why I work with reflections and how important it is that we are able to feel self-confidence, to accept ourselves and be open to the world. It's about opening ourselves the life experiences. I think This is one of the most important reasons why I work with reflections, and this is reflected in these works ", according to the artist.

People in Japan thought skate culture was dangerous. Now it's going mainstream

  People in Japan thought skate culture was dangerous. Now it's going mainstream Once a niche counterculture in Japan, skateboarding has slowly become more popular -- and the sport's debut at the Olympics on Sunday will only increase its profile.It's close to midnight and these skaters have gathered at Osaka's Triangle Park in the city's Amerikamura (American Village) neighborhood. Flanked on all sides by apparel shops and independent boutiques, this has long been a hub for young creatives. But it also has a near-constant police presence.

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The collection who came together with The Skateroom, 500 numbered copies each comprises "Balloon Venus" and "Popeye". Ten percent of revenues benefit two organizations: The "ICMEC" is an international organization for the protection of missing and abused children, Jeff Koons has been here since 2002 board member. In addition to the "ICMEC", the project "Macunte SK8" is supported in the construction of a skate park for young people in Oaxaca, Mexico . The two imitated editions can be found on theskateroom.com and with 700 euros or 950 euros - for a real koons - quite affordable.

The best new artist nominees for the 2022 Grammys include bands that have been around for years. Here's why.

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Brother of top Biden advisor lobbied Executive Office of the President on behalf of GM .
Steve Ricchetti's brother Jeff lobbied the National Security Council on behalf of General Motors in the second quarter.The report shows that Jeff Ricchetti, brother of White House counselor Steve Ricchetti, engaged with the NSC for the car-making giant on "issues related to China." The company paid Ricchetti $60,000 last quarter for his lobbying services.

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