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Fashion Curates Art : Takashi Murakami for Louis Vuitton

Bengtsen, Peter LU (2017) In Fashion Curating. Critical Practice in the Museum and Beyond p.199-212
Abstract
The chapter investigates how one specific collaboration between a fashion conglomerate (Louis Vuitton) and a contemporary artist (Takashi Murakami) exemplifies a wider phenomenon of the ways in which brands curate artists to fit their own needs. Central to the chapter is the discussion about why and to what ends curation of art has become important for fashion brands in their branding efforts.
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art, fashion, art and fashion, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Takashi Murakami
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Fashion Curating. Critical Practice in the Museum and Beyond
editor
Vänskä, Annamari; Clark, Hazel; and
pages
199 - 212
publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
ISBN
9781474287111
9781474287128
9781474287104
9781474287098
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English
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