WHY WE LOVE IT:
Metaphorical images that push the boundaries of political statements and art, the images of this candle create a distinct visual language.
WHAT IT DOES:
Created by Ligne Blanche and the Jean-Michel Basquiat Foundation these candles, when lit, fill the room with a delightful fragrance.
• Scent: Ylang flower blend with smoked tea
• Vessel features the work of New York City based, graffti artisit Jean-Michel Basquiat
• Scent created by Givaudan - the world-renown producer of fine fragrances
Ligne Blanche Paris creators of fine tableware has worked closely with the Jean-Michel Basquiat Foundation to create this scented candle collection. Givaudan, the world-renown producer of fine fragrances created the scents honoring the acclaimed artist. Each candle in housed in a yellow box featuring Basquiat’s crown motif.
Jean-Michel Basquiat's artwork merges conceptual, gestural, figurative and political art with a multicultural perspective. The art is aggressive and rapid, yet thoughtful and literate and it displays relevant subjects that are rich in reference and allusion. His metaphorical images juxtaposed with text create a distinct visual language.