Jeff Koons Art is Now Available at H&M… And it Won’t Cost You a Lot
Art and fashion have always gone together but H&M latest partnership with artist Jeff Koons is totally unique. The contemporary artist created a special limited-edition leather handbag that features one of his most iconic work, the Balloon Dog.
To celebrate the partnership, H&M hosted a party in their newly opened flagship in NYC in attendance were notables including Olivia Wilde. The actress gushed about the dream collab, saying “It’s so smart of H&M to pick an artist like Jeff Koons and to collaborate with the Whitney Museum, and vice versa”, before adding “as a company, H&M’s always ahead of the game with fashion. It’s such a cool thing to have an iconic image on a piece of fashion – it’s says you are into art and fashion and it’s chic.”
Also, in attendance, was Jeff Koons, who was “very happy” for to work with the brand and party, “it’s really exciting to be celebrating the opening of their flagship store and I’m very proud the bag,” he said.
The Balloon Dog leather handbag, which retails for just $49.99, is available at select select markets across the US including Los Angeles, Chicago and Dallas, H&M online and a select number of pieces will are available at the Whitney Museum of American Art during the Retrospective as well as on Whitney.org.