Here's an interview from Vernissage with Pharrell Williams at Basel Switzerland regarding his collaboration art piece with Takashi Murakami and Jacob the Jeweler "The Simple Things" that features jewel-encrusted consumer objects — a cupcake, a bag of Doritos, a bottle of Heinz ketchup, a Pepsi can, a sneaker, a condom, and a bottle of Johnson's [...]
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Here's the artwork "The Simple Things," a collaboration between artist Takashi Murakami, hip-hop star Pharrell Williams, and Jacob the Jeweler, presented by power gallerist Emmanuel Perrotin at Art Basel 2009.
It features seven consumer objects chosen by Williams and blinged out by Jacob — a cupcake, a bag of Doritos, [...]