|In association with Art Partner, Phillips presents the first major exhibition of the dynamic artist duo Mert & Marcus on view from October 24th to November 3rd in London before traveling to the second stop in Paris. The opening of the exhibition was celebrated with a private reception in partnership with Maserati. Met & Marcus: Works 2001 – 2014, is the exhibition celebrating photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, that this year, on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of their collaboration, have selected 18 works, to be made available for sale for the first time.
The creative duo met in 1994 in London, and their shared love of art and photography quickly evolved into a working partnership, which led them to a great collaborative success. Since Dazed & Confused cover in 1997 their powerful images have been featured worldwide in some of the greatest fashion publications and advertising campaigns from Calvin Klein to Christian Dior, Givenchy, Gucci,
|Louis Vuitton, Versace and Yves Saint Laurent. Visionaries and creators, Mert & Marcus have made unique contributions to the arts and keep pushing the boundaries of visual language through their work.