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PHILIPP PLEIN AND ALEC MONOPOLOY CELEBRATE CAPSULE COLLECTION DROP AND MIAMI POP UP STORE AT FONTAINEBLEAU HOTEL DURING ART BASEL MIAMI

 

WHEN/WHERE
Friday, December 8th @ 10pm – late / Fontainebleau Hotel, 4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach

 

WHO
Philipp Plein (fashion designer), Alec Monopoly (artist), Frances Bean Cobain (model and artist), Victoria Silvstedt (model), Jonathan Cheban (entrepreneur), Smokepurpp (rapper)

WHAT
Philipp Plein and Los Angeles graffiti artist Alec Monopoly celebrated the drop of their capsule collection and the opening of the PHILIPP PLEIN Miami pop-up store at Fontainebleau Hotel during Art Basel Miami on the night of Friday, December 8th.
 
The AlecXPlein capsule collection was debuted at the PHILIPP PLEIN Resort 2018 fashion show in Cannes in May 2017 and is now available in stores worldwide. 
 
Alec Monopoly also hosted Fontainebleau Hotel’s first-ever artist takeover, featuring a series of original, hand-painted Helmut Newton photographs. A hand-painted “Elsa Peretti Bunny Shot” photograph is installed as the centerpiece of the hotel’s nightclub LIV throughout Art Basel. 
 
 
ABOUT PHILIPP PLEIN
German designer Philipp Plein founded his namesake luxury fashion brand in2008. Based in Switzerland, the collection comprises men’s, women’s, children’s clothing and accessories. Distinguished by unconventional and non-conformist style combined with impeccable craftsmanship, PHILIPP PLEIN is available in prestigious boutiques and department stores across the globe and boasts over 120 mono brand stores worldwide including flagships in Milan, Paris, New York, London, Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Las Vegas.
 
 
ABOUT ALEC MONOPOLY
"Alec Monopoly" is the alias of an unidentified graffiti artist, originally from New York City. The artist primarily works in the urban environments of major cities around the world, using varied materials (including stencils, spray paint, epoxies, varnishes and newspapers) to subversively depict various iconic pop culture characters. Alec and his work have been covered by The Wall Street Journal, Forbes Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, New York Post, Rolling Stone, Playboy Magazine, Billboard Magazine, Vibe, The Huffington Post and Complex Magazine among others and was named in Art Net’s Top 10 Most Searched Artists on the Internet of 2016.