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SUPER MOON

Opening Sept. 1st on Seokchon Lake in Seoul, Korea
On September 1st Super Moon will be in full view in Seoul, Korea. We celebrate the beauty of our ability to orbit our dreams and consciousness into reality. Commissioned by Lotte World, Super Moon is a 60-foot inflatable sculpture surrounded by a garden of 8 symbolic planets of color and light that will float on Seokchon Lake. The installation glows and courses with life and color while holding us in its cosmic presence. Super Moon is a shared experience meant to induce a sense of peace and serenity in a communal way, as an experience of ...

Worldwide Release of Moncler FriendsWithYou Collection

Available now
Our Moncler FriendsWithYou collection is now available worldwide, in every Moncler boutique. This collaboration features some of our most iconic characters, including Malfi, Happy Virus, Cloudy, Look Who, Snowy & Mr. TTT. There will be a dedicated FriendsWithYou area in each boutique through July, and then these treasures will available in a limited number. Click here to see ...

Light Wave at the Santa Monica Pier

On view every Thurs. night from 7–10pm from July 7th – Sept. 8th , 2016
We are launching our biggest installation to date, Light Wave, in partnership with the Santa Monica Pier’s Twilight Concert Series and Snapchat. The opening night is Thursday, July 7th from 7 – 10pm, and runs every Thursday night throughout the summer until September 8th. This larger-than-life public installation will form a magical garden of light across the Pier and surrounding sand. Through the creation of Light Wave, FriendsWithYou seeks to immerse concert-goers in a communal gathering, ...

Heart Sculptures

AT ART LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY 2016
We are happy to present six animistic heart emoji sculptures. Inspired by the current progression into the abbreviated symbolic language of our digital times, this new series of works highlights the vast emotional spectrum and will be shown against the Photoshop backdrop of The Hole’s booth at Art Los Angeles Contemporary 2016. As a general theme in our work, we implore animism to give life, figuratively, to sculptural objects. Each heart has a color and related idea referenced in their ...

A Virtual Reality Experience premiering during ABMB 2015

Light Spirit is a new Virtual Reality experience by FriendsWithYou, made in collaboration with New Tropics. It is made possible with visual technology by Funktronic Labs. This fully immersive, interactive simulation experience presents a completely unique and friendly encounter with the ephemeral, a truly playful experience that merges a kind rendering of a spirit, creating an interaction with it that feels quite real to one’s senses. In experimenting with this highly stimulating new medium, ...

Happy Virus Print

This imagery is based on our new animation by the same name, which is a visual spell. The Cloud has been a symbolic icon of FriendsWithYou’s work since the beginning. To us, the Cloud represents a key illustration of our mission. It is a symbol with the power to transcend the viewer to a relaxed and joyous state, revealing that everything in our world...