ART ♡ FOO(D)(TBALL)
10th of June - 10th of July
FOOTBALL ART, BIG GAMES & GOOD FOOD
FOOTBALL ART EXHIBITION
curated by Art Loves Sport
an artwork of a European player from the past and the present by artists who are true fans of the game of football
David Diehl (Switserland), Marcus Marritt (England), Off-Foot Soccer (US), 8bit football (Brazil), Marcel Labrie (Holland), Arne Hiddingh (Holland), Raymond Cuijpers (Holland)
Here you can see and read about all the artworks of the exhibition. We asked all artists to tell us why they chose these players and made this work for the exibition.
Oleg Blochin Icon, 2015
by David Diehl
Material: Oil on pine wood, halo in gold leaf
Size: 35cm x 28cm
'Blochin has been one of the greatest player of the 70s and 80s. He is a symbol for Russian/ Ukrainian football and a true legend. I absolutely needed him to include in my series of football saints.'
A brief history of soccer, 2015
by Off-Foot Soccer
Material: cut paper and hand drawn animation
'I've always cared about the history of sports- so this project allowed me to read up on the origins of the game, the unique moments that live in our collective memory.'