Artist Vezzoli Plans 24-Hour Pop-Up Museum

Design News 01.17.12

Italian artist Francesco Vezzoli, known for his celebrity-studded performance pieces, is planning a 24-hour pop-up museum at the Palais d'Iéna in Paris. Vezzoli plans to line the government building with neoclassical statues featuring the heads of celebrities he has worked with, such as Cate Blanchett and Lady Gaga. The pop-up starts at 9 p.m. on January 24.

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