NAILPHILIA - LONDON'S FIRST NAIL ART EXHIBITION
DegreeArt.com’s Execution Room
12A Vyner St, London E2 9DG
Thursday1st- Sunday 25th September 2011 12 - 6 pm (Open 7 days a week)
Press View: August 31st 2011 5 pm – 10 pm (RSVP- Ryan@DegreeArt.com)
Private View: September 1st 2011 6 pm – 9 pm (General Public)
Nails are currently one of Fashion’s hottest accessories and this September they will become the Art World’s smallest canvas. DegreeArt.com and Sweet Squared, in collaboration with London’s top Nail Technicians and Fashions most recognized names invite you to London’s First Ever Nail Art Exhibition. Through every medium imaginable, Nailphilia will delve deep into the nail world’s most creatively established, merging Fashion and Art and redefining everything you thought you knew about the aesthetic of the fingertips.
Alongside DegreeArt.com Artists, Nailphilia boasts established Nail Technicians including Marian Newman, Sophy Robson, Sam Biddle, Mike Pocock, Megumi Mizuno, Antony Buckley, Jenny Longworth, Sue Marsh, Kirsty Meakin and The Illustrated Nail as they showcase their groundbreaking talents and mind blowing techniques through installation, photography, film, and books. Not only will Nailphilia showcase the spectrum of Nail Art through an Art gaze but also witness the collaboration of Fashions visionary Nick Knight (SHOWstudio) as well as Nail Savvy brands such as Fashions biggest nail trend Minx, Cheap Monday’s nail jewelry and NYC’s Laruicci (the creators of the gold claws seen in Beyonce’s new music video ‘Run The World’).
Nailphilia is London’s first ever Nail Art exhibition and is sure to be a coveted show for the art realm, nail world, and fashion enthusiast.
London Fashion Week just got trendier and the art world has literally nailed it!