‘custom eyes workshop’ by designer émilie voirin at MUDAM museum in luxembourg all images courtesy of mudam and eric chena/blitz 

a workshop at the MUDAM museum of contemporary art luxembourg had french designer émilie voirin creating customized sunglasses with visitors. individuals were asked to choose a pair of second-hand glasses and glue various accessories to the frame. over 20 kg worth of kinder surprise toys, plastic animals, flowers and other knick-knacks were collected prior to the event for purpose of decorating the eyewear. to make each set of frames more uniform, voirin completed the pieces by short-hair flocking the sunglasses in either red, green or blue. the event lasted two days during which 200 pairs of sunglasses were created. to see the ‘custom eyes’ flicker page of MUDAM luxembourg, click hereemilie voirin: custom sunglasses workshop at MUDAM luxembourg three color options were available: red, green and blue

   

emilie voirin: custom sunglasses workshop at MUDAM luxembourg

visitors modeled their sunglasses
 

emilie voirin: custom sunglasses workshop at MUDAM luxembourg
20 kg of different accessories were available for visitors to choose from 

emilie voirin: custom sunglasses workshop at MUDAM luxembourg view of a pair of sunglasses before flocking 

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emilie voirin: custom sunglasses workshop at MUDAM luxembourg

flocking process with completed sunglasses