Commissioned works

160 ANNIVERSARY OF LOEWE

Take Me With You As part of the commemoration of its 160th anniversary, Loewe has launched the exhibition “Take Me with You” (“take me with you”), which brings together the work of twenty European and Asian novice creators around the idea of “women and handbags.” Spanish leather goods brand has given carte blanche to interpret the interesting and complex relationship between a person and the object is inseparable bag, guardian of your most intimate. The result is more than 20 pieces in various formats: photography, painting, sculpture, video and installations.

Among the artists participating in the show are Naia del Castillo, Carmen García Bartolomé, Elizabeth Aro, Concha Garcia and Marquis Nuria (Spain), David Burrows and Graham Dolphin (United States), Ruriko Murayama and Hanayo Minako Nishiyama (Japan) Qin Yufen, Wilson Shieh and Wing Shya (China), Terence Lin (Singapore), Ha Sang Rim (Korea) and Olga Isabella (Greece). Amelie Aranguren, the National Museum Reina Sofia Art Center, is the exhibition curator.

The exhibition was shown at the Fine Arts Madrid and the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo.

June / September 2006