23 Jul Lululemon Collab / Mural Project
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Michael Owen teams up with lululemon athletica Harbor East for The Baltimore Love Project Capsule Collection, a limited edition of 500 lululemon garments adorned with Owenâ€™s Baltimore-inspired designs.Â Â Â
Designed exclusively for lululemon Harbor East, each womenâ€™s What The Sport Tank and Menâ€™s 5 Factor Short Sleeve will feature the commissioned street artistâ€™s unique take on the yoga brandâ€™s technical athletic apparel with an effort to spread the message of LOVE to the city of Baltimore.
Barcocina Baltimore, MD, Thursday, July 16th, 2015
â€”On Thursday, July 16th, from 7:00PM- 9:00PM, lululemon athletica Harbor East will launch The Baltimore Love Project Capsule Collection at Barcocina, 1629 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231. The event will feature a VIP shopping reception. 40 % of the proceeds will go towards the next installment of Michael Owenâ€™s LOVE murals in West Baltimore.
â€œIâ€™m excited to partner with lululemon athletica and focus energy towards bringing Baltimore together especially considering all that our city has been through recently,â€ says Owen. â€œThis new collaboration is a response to the unrest through-out Baltimore. The garments reference the LOVE pattern sprayed on boarded windows during the riots, while the mural will act as a permanent memorial.â€
The Baltimore Love Project Capsule Collection for lululemon athletica will be available for sale in store only at lululemon athletica Harbor East, 820 Aliceanna St, Baltimore, MD 21202 (410) 528-5485, beginning Thursday, July 16th. This collection is limited to 500 garments available exclusively at this lululemon location. In addition, they will also be featured at Grateful Phlow, a jam band inspired yoga flow event happening Saturday, July 18thÂ from 6pm-10pm at Union Craft Brewing, 1700 Union Ave, Baltimore, MD 21211.
About Michael Owen and the Baltimore Love Project:Â
The Baltimore Love Project expresses love by connecting people and communities across Baltimore City through love themed murals. Michael Owen is the creator and lead artist of the Baltimore Love Project. After living in Seattle, Cleveland and Orlando, Michael moved to Baltimore to attend Maryland Institute College of Art. Since receiving his BFA in 2004, Michael has been painting all around the United States, utilizing galleries as well as the streets, including one of the worldâ€™s longest murals at 1/4 mile in length. Owen has collaborated with numerous brands including Faberge, Seagramâ€™s, Toyota and Woven Accents.
For more information, visit www.michaelowenart.com
All press inquiries and additional information please contact:
Clark Priftis Art / Nick Dâ€™Emidio,Â firstname.lastname@example.orgÂ or 973.932.6626