Estonian musician, visual artist
Tommy Cash collaborates with fashion designer Rick Owens
MONA LISA: 2 IS BETTER THAN 3, NFT auction on Foundation
Estonian rap artist Tommy Cash is known for his provocative videos and extraordinary artworks is ready for another audacious project. Today, he will drop a new art object, together with fashion designer Rick Owens. The full collection consists of 6 GIF’s from Tommy Cash’s video for “Mona Lisa”, and today they will launch 1 “MONA LISA: 2 IS BETTER THAN 3” as an NFT auction on Foundation. Earlier the “Mona Lisa” video was shown exclusively at the artist’s joint exhibition with American fashion designer Rick Owens.
Tommy Cash’s exhibition with fashion designer Rick Owens “The Pure and The Damned” was presented at KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn (2019). The exhibition has been called the manifesto of Tommy Cash as a visual artist. It presented the artist’s stage images and visual language, which were shown in installations, sculpture and painting. The American fashion designer Rick Owens’s multifaceted works unfold through a coherent selection of garments, objects and furniture. Their joint works were also presented at the exhibition.
Previously, Rick Owens took part in the recording of the track Mona Lisa on Tommy Cash’s ¥ € $ album. The video clip for this song became one of the works of two artists, which could be seen exclusively within the framework of the exhibition “The Pure and The Damned”. The video was created by Scorpion Dagger (James Kerr) artist. Now 6 gifs from this video can be purchased at the NFT auction. The project will be implemented under the Russian company “New Digital Broker”, which offered Tommy Cash the very idea and accompanies it until the final stage of implementation.
In early April, Tommy Cash released a new EP, MONEYSUTRA, which included five tracks featuring $UICIDEBOY$, DIPLO, BONES, RIFF RAFF and ELDZHEY. Tommy Cash published a new video for a new track “RACKED”.
New dates for a large-scale tour have become known: it will start on February 10, 2022 in San Francisco, after a dozen US cities, the rapper will go to Russia, and concerts will follow in almost all major European cities. Tommy Cash 2022 tour information here.