GAP Artist Editions T-Shirts – Collection Preview

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Photography: Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin

Earlier this month you’ve seen a snippet of the GAP Artist Editions T-Shirts that was said to be released on May 13th, but seems like it officially debuts on May 15th. The 13 limited edition t-shirts features today’s most influential contemporary artists, including Chuck Close, Jeff Koons, Marilyn Minter, Kiki Smith, Cai Guo-Qiang, Barbara Kruger, Ashley Bickerton, Kenny Scharf, Glenn Ligon, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Kerry James Marshall, Hanna Liden and Sarah Sze.

GAP worked in close partnership with the Whitney Museum of American Art and Art Production Fund to create the collection with the 13 artists, who are all previous Whitney Biennial participants. The Whitney Biennial is a special exhibition held every two years at the Whitney Museum of American Art that features the most important contemporary art in the United States. GAP is a proud sponsor of the 2008 Whitney Biennial.

The t-shirts will be available exclusively at GAP stores in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and franchise markets, as well as online at gap.com. It’s also available at the Whitney Museum of American Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis and at Colette, a Paris-based boutique. The t-shirts range in price from $28 to $38.

More pics after the jump…

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Marilyn Minter in her own designed T-shirt

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Cai Guo-Qiang in his own designed T-shirt

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Glenn Ligon

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Rirkrit Tiravanija

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Sarah Sze

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Kenny Scharf

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Kerry James

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Kiki Smith

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Chuck Close

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Hanna Liden

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Jeff Koons

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Ashley Bickerton

GAP Artist Editions T Shirts   Collection Preview
Barbara Kruger



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  1. I want to like Koons’ shirt, but it’s so ehhhhhhh. I really like Marilyns shirt, I think I’m going to have to get it.

  2. I really like that “days of this society” shirt, but it should say “ARE numbered” and that would drive me insane if I bought it so now I can’t! Haha.

  3. I really want Kiki Smiths t-shirt and Barbara Kruger's T-shirt.

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