ART WARS ROGUE ONE EDITION

8th – 28th December 2016

To coincide with the launch of the latest Star Wars film Rogue 1 – eight emerging and established artists, including Sir Anish Kapoor, have each embellished a Star Wars stormtrooper helmet with a unique design.

The participating artists Sir Anish Kapoor C.B.E., D*Face, Dan Baldwin, Carne Griffiths, Agnetha Sjogren, Polina Vasenkova, Schoony and Miranda Donovan, were each been given a stormtrooper helmet with the instructions from Art Wars curator, Ben Moore, to “Turn the Dark Side into the Art side.”

Art Wars South Place

 2nd – 28th February 2016

Private View: Tuesday 2nd February, 6pm-10pm

Venue: Spies Society Members Club, South Place Hotel, 3 South Place, Moorgate, London EC2M 2AF.

‘ART WARS’ LOS ANGELES

27th – 31st January 2016

Art Wars travels to Los Angeles where we have a ‘presence’ at the Art Unified Booth at the LA Art Show

ART WARS LAS VEGAS

7th January 2016

Hewlett Packard Star Wars Themed party

Surrender Nightclub – 3131 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Art Wars Mayfair

18th December 2015 – 17th January 2016

As the hotly-anticipated latest addition in the Star Wars franchise opens in cinemas across UK, London based art curators Ben Moore and Sara Wade unveil a retrospective exhibition ‘Art Wars’ in the heart of Mayfair.

Opening on 17th December, at 18 Hertford Street, Mayfair, ‘Art Wars Mayfair’ will give visitors insight into nearly ten years of art in an ongoing collaboration with some of the best minds in the art world as they fuse Star Wars culture with their own artistic twist and trade mark style.

Artists include Mr.Brainwash, James Mylne, Hayden Kays, Jake and Dinos Chapman, Alison Jackson and Joe Rush.

‘ART WARS SWEDEN’

17th January – 29th March 2015.
3:e Våningen Art Centre, Carnegie sugar refinery, GOTHENBURG.

Curated by Ben Moore and Olof Persson.

 

Artists Taking Part:

Acéphale, Andreas R Andersson, Dorna Aslanzadeh, Erik Bergli,
Tobias Bernstrup,Sara Lo Af Ekenstam, Carolina Falkholt,
Charlotte Gyllenhammar,  Carl Michael von Hausswolff,
Peter Johansson, Radmila Knezevic, Makode Linde,
Maria Miesenberger,  Johannes Nyholm, Christian Partos,
Agnetha Sjögren, Linda Spåman, Pål Svensson,
Bea Szenfeld, Elin Wikström

 

‘ART WARS’ AT THE MONIKER ART FAIR

October 2014

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A selection of  new artists, including RYCA, Joe Rush, Elmo Hood, Schoony, Nancy Fouts and Craig Davison have transformed ‘the dark side into the art side’ to be unveiled at the 2014 Moniker Art Fair. Curated by Ben Moore these artists have been specially invited to fulfil the ‘urban vibe’ that is epitomised in the Moniker Art Fair.

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Art Wars Dubai

MEFCC, Dubai, March / April 2014

Art Wars involved 20 UAE based artists applying their creative flair and individual styles to customise the classic Stormtrooper helmet. Some of the best known artists in the UAE designed creative art pieces that reflected their passions and flair. Artists included Mohammed Abedin,HH Sheikha Wafa Bint Al Maktoum, Mohammed Kanoo, William Navaro, Jalal Luqman, Stephan KK Messam, Mattar Bin Lahej, Liz Ramos Prado and El Seed

‘Art Wars’ at the Other Art Fair, April 2014

The Other Art Fair,   24-27 April 2014,  Ambika P3, Baker Street, London.

‘ART WARS’ AT THE SAATCHI GALLERY

OCTOBER 2013

Andrew Ainsworth    David Bailey    Mr.Brainwash

Jason Brooks    Jake and Dinos Chapman    Mat Collishaw

Oliver Clegg    D*Face    Matt Farina

Paul Fryer    Damien Hirst    Inkie

Alison Jackson    Hayden Kays     Antony Micallef

Ben Moore    Yinka Shonibare MBE

Bran Symondson    Joana Vasconcelos