• DROOL Releases David Heo's New Evocative Collage-Style Print

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    To create an environment for people to browse and purchase artwork from their homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic, global platform DROOL is launching prints by renowned artists, illustrators and designers on its site. For its latest installment, DROOL has released Chicago-based artist David Heo's latest print, titled Stay. Stay In Place. Through subtle imagery and vibrant colors, Heo explores the complexity of Asian-American identity within American culture, as well as moments "right before or after a violent act." He uses non-traditional materials like crayons and construction paper to...
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  • AI Weiwei Crafts 10,000 Face Masks to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Organizations

    AI Weiwei Crafts 10,000 Face Masks to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Organizations

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    Since the coronavirus outbreak, artists and brands across the globe have created face masks to support COVID-19 relief campaigns and COVID-19 organizations. This time around, renowned Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei is teaming up with eBay to sell 10,000 masks with the proceeds to go directly to the Human Rights Watch , Refugees International , and Médecins Sans Frontières. The campaign initially stemmed from Weiwei's frustration over news stories about face masks including the U.S. being blamed for “ modern piracy ” after allegedly receiving masks meant for Germany, as per The...
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