SWAROVSKI CRYSTALLIZED is delighted to exhibit the Michael Jackson Book Monument during the holiday season 2011. This commemorative book is the centerpiece of the Michael Jackson Book Monument Project, and each copy of the strictly limited edition of 2,000 numbered copies is graced by a cover portrait of Michael made with 3,000 SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS. A Michael Jackson Book Monument will be on display at each of the SWAROVSKI CRYSTALLIZED™ concept stores in Shanghai, London and New York from December 2, 7 and 10, 2011 respectively.
Swarovski, in close cooperation with the New Zealand-based Mich ael Jackson Book Monument project team – Marisa Garau & Arjan van Woensel – is pleased to collaborate on the creation of the amazing cover portrait of Michael. “Crystal Mesh’, consisting of crystals in a flexible mesh carrier, was selected from the vast array of SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS for this special tribute.
The Michael Jackson Book Monument Project was conceived to give the Pop King’s millions of fans and admirers the opportunity to pay tribute to him by writing down their thoughts in a constructive and positive way. This emotional book is a compendium of the personal memories and farewells penned by 2,000 devoted fans. Each tribute is displayed on a separate page.
Swarovski is proud of its contribution to this intensely personal memorial, the creation of which was based on the highest standards of design excellence necessary to do justice to such intimate and intense writings.
The SWAROVSKI CRYSTALLIZED™ concept store exhibition of the Michael Jackson Book Monument made with SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS is destined to become an absolute must see for the many Michael Jackson fans in Shanghai, London and New York this December. This inspirational book, while celebrating the life of a truly extraordinary individual also reminds us of all that the human spirit is capable of achieving through a life dedicated to excellence in entertainment. Striving for excellence is an ideal that has been part of the Swarovski philosophy since the founding of the company in 1895.