Starting this week, Parisian boutique will play host to Other Criteria, an independent publishing company established by artist Damien Hirst, Hugh Allen , and design director Jason Beard. The exhibition will feature Other Criteria publication, autographed posters, t-shirts, wallpapers, cashmere blanket, and more, all available for purchase. In addition, Hirst’s newest installation, titled Big Love, will be on display as well. Built on the his signature theme of irreverence and absurdly expensive, Big Love will include a diamond-dusted blood red colored heart with butterflies. One other specialty items is the Damien Hirst’s participation of CONVERSE PRODUCT(RED) program, a collection of specifically designed products where proceeds benefit AIDS relief in Africa. Based on Hirst’s 2007’s All You Need Is Love painting, which also went on to benefit AIDS relief in Africa, the exclusive Chuck Taylor All Star will include blue, yellow butterfly patterns on orange-red canvas. Numbered to 400 pairs only, the special edition will debut on November 5th at colette.
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Release Date: November 5th (Friday)