At Modern Luxury, connection and community define who we are. We use cookies to improve the Modern Luxury experience - to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also may share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. We take your privacy seriously and want you to be aware that we have recently made changes to our Privacy Policy, which can be found here.

I AGREE
    

Artist Shepard Fairey on his Collaboration with Hublot

By Sydney Sadick | July 17, 2018 | Watches & Jewelry

Street artist Shepard Fairey dishes on his first-ever timepiece collaboration with Hublot.

shepard-fairey-hublot.jpg

What about this collaboration appealed to you?
SHEPARD FAIREY: I’m a big fan of a handsome watch design and like the challenge of working on this limited canvas. Making something unique but functional is fun for me. It’s like a painting on your wrist!

Details on the watch, please!
SF: My star-gear symbol is in the actual mechanism of the watch, and I got to embed my graphics into the case with a floral pattern extending throughout the straps.

What message does the watch send?
SF: This watch asks the viewer to look at the subtle details, not just the big picture presented to you.

What does time mean to you?
SF: You have to seize time. I never want to look back and say, ‘Wow, I squandered my most precious resource.’



Photography by: