X Secret 7 / Exhibition

Secret 7″ is a London-based art event, that invites artists all over the world to create record-sleeves for a selection of 7 famous tunes. The chosen sleeves were exhibited anonymously at Now Gallery and later auctioned online for a good cause.

CREDITS Exhibition by Secret 7" / Record sleeve designs by GABE

CREDITS Photography by Daniel Nguyen

CREDITS Photography by Daniel Nguyen  / Video by Chris Bradl

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Since 2012 Secret 7″ has been a staple in the creative world with hundreds of thousands of pounds being raised for charity as well as managing to have artists like David Shrigley, Jenny Holzer and Peter Blake (and now GABE) contributing artwork.

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Artwork for Bob Dylan’s song »BLIND WILLIE MCTELL«

Artwork for Bob Dylan’s song »BLIND WILLIE MCTELL«

2020-1 & 2020-2 Acrylic Paint on Wood, 2020

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Artwork for Aretha Franklin’s song »ONE STEP AHEAD«

Artwork for Bob Dylan’s song »BLIND WILLIE MCTELL«

2020-1 & 2020-2 Acrylic Paint on Wood, 2020

In its final edition, Secret 7″ asked the artists to create sleeve designs for songs of Aretha Franklin, Bob Dylan, Koffee, the Internet, Vampire Weekend, Foo Fighters, and Miles Davis.

SECRET 7" Art poster → ORDER HERE

SECRET 7" Art poster → ORDER HERE

UTOPIA EXHIBITON Art prints ORDER HERE

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Artwork for Koffee’s song »TOAST«

Artwork for Bob Dylan’s song »BLIND WILLIE MCTELL«

2020-1 & 2020-2 Acrylic Paint on Wood, 2020

»By the end of this show, we’ll have made 4,900 one-of-a-kind records for 49 different tracks, and we’ll have raised over £250,000 for good causes.

Most importantly, we’ve celebrated the power of art and music, and seen the impact they can have on people’s lives.«

KEVIN KING (CO-FOUNDER)

2020-2 Acrylic Paint on Wood, 2020

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NO USE OF ANY CONTENT WITHOUT WRITTEN PERMISSION.

©  2009 — 2020 GABRIEL HOLZNER.
NO USE OF ANY CONTENT WITHOUT WRITTEN PERMISSION.

©  2009 — 2019 GABRIEL HOLZNER.
NO USE OF ANY CONTENT WITHOUT WRITTEN PERMISSION.