Painter: Sandro Botticelli
Mask with the eyes of the picture "The birth of Venus"
Masks for sleep with masterpiece's eyes. Project for International Rijksstudio Award / Amsterdam, Rijksmuseum, 2017 Masterpieces never sleep!
“When night begins and the museum halls turn empty, the art masterpieces stay awake and look from the darkness. Till the morning they don't close their eyes, monitoring what happens around. By trying on the mask with painting character's eyes, you can be sure that you'll see true masterpieces in your dream! And your dream will be under protection, cuz painting heroes stay awake guarding your rest. Have a good night.”
Founder of the project: Lesha Limonov
Mask is made from environmentally friendly materials
1. Outside: Atlas satin (Silk) + print
2. The inner layer: Padding polyester
3. Inside: 100% Cotton