With the theme of "WEAR YOUR WORLD", UT creates LifeWear to express the personality and passion of each person. In this project “CAPTURE YOUR WORLD”, UT will introduce photos created by artists who express their unique worldview through the medium of photography.
The three UT collections picked up for this volume are Musée du Louvre: Blossoms of Diversity which is our new collaboration with Louvre Museum, Andy Warhol x Kosuke Kawamura which features special Andy Warhol’s artwork redesigned by a Japanese artist Kosuke Kawamura, and The Brands - The World of Record Stores which celebrates five of the world's most iconic record stores, which include 'Rough Trade' in the UK and the US, 'Amoeba Music' in the US, 'Rush Hour' in the Netherlands, and 'TECHNIQUE' and 'Face Records' in Japan.
Musée du Louvre: Blossoms of Diversity
Photographer: Sayuri Ichida
Born in Fukuoka, Japan in 1985. Based in London.
She won the Japan Photo Award in 2016. She has exhibited her works in exhibitions / group shows around the world.
She shot the covers of LFI (Leica) magazine, The Paris Review, etc.
- Musée du Louvre: Blossoms of Diversity
Focusing in on the “diversity of women” found among the Louvre Museum’s art collections. A beautiful UT collection. Carefully selected works that feature diverse and captivating women from the art collections in Paris’ Louvre Museum. Renowned works of fine art reinterpreted into stylish designs that further accentuate their beauty.
La Belle Jardinière – Madonna and Child with Saint John the Baptist / Raffaello SANTI, known as Raphael
© RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Franck Raux
Flowers, Shells, Butterflies, and Grasshopper / Balthasar van der AST
© RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Tony Querrec
Louvre Pyramid © I.M. Pei
Andy Warhol x Kosuke Kawamura
In February 2019, his grandson made his grandfather (Hironobu) wear own clothes and started posting photos on Instagram for his grandfather who tends to stay at home all day.
His favorite foods are castella and conger eel.
- Andy Warhol x Kosuke Kawamura
The iconic artwork of the preeminent American visual artist of the 20th century, Andy Warhol (1928-1987) redesigned by Japanese artist Kosuke Kawamura who is greatly influenced by the Pop art master. Kawamura has created special t-shirt designs using Warhol's masterpieces. The creation of the unique collection was made possible because of UT.
Used with permission of @warholfoundation #warholfoundation
The Brands - The World of Record Stores
Photographer: Yuki Kikuchi
Writer and photographer.
He goes to the scene of music culture around the world and keeps recording with photographs and sentences.
- The Brands - The World of Record Stores
A collaborative new collection celebrating five of the world's most iconic record stores, which include 'Rough Trade' in the UK and the US, 'Amoeba Music' in the US, 'Rush Hour' in the Netherlands, and 'TECHNIQUE' and 'Face Records' in Japan.
© 2020 Rush Hour