Photo by Louis Vuitton
Ahead of a retrospective exhibition at New York’s http://deitch.com” target=”_blank”>Deitch Projects Gallery as well as the release of http://amazon.com/gp/product/0847832163?ie=UTF8&tag=freshness-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0847832163″ target=”_blank”>The Stephen Sprouse Book by Roger & Mauricio Padilha, luxury goods label http://louisvuitton.com” target=”_blank”>Louis Vuitton will transform its SoHo flagship into a temporary showcase by the late http://welovesprouse.com/” target=”_blank”>Stephen Sprouse. Covered the store front in its entirety will be Sprouse’s signature graffiti in neon and vinyl, while a 6-foot neon light installation of Sprouse’s Rose design will be hung at the window.
Come this Thursday, January 8th, the store will become the debut point for LV’s latest, the Rose Collection, inspired by Sprouse’s previous work. The new collection will be available at all http://louisvuitton.com” target=”_blank”>LV retail locations on February 2nd. However, 2 limited edition items will only be available at the SoHo flagship 3 sets of skate decks imprinted with Stephen Sprouse’s graffiti + an unique Louis Vuitton Monogram skateboard trunk (seen above), and 70 units of Stephen Sprouse “Roses” T-Shirt. The skate deck and trunk set will sell for $8,250 each. The limited edition t-shirt will be available for $250 each. All proceeds will be for 3 charities centered on the promotion of art in NYC: http://freeartsnyc.org” target=”_blank”>Free Arts NYC Program, Sprouse Estate, and Stephen Sprouse Memorial Scholarship Fund at http://nationalacademy.org/” target=”_blank”>National Academy of Design.
Louis Vuitton SoHo Flagship
116 Greene Street |
New York, NY 10012
TEL #: 212-274-9090
Launch Date: January 8th (Thursday)
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