HBL Exhibitions: BIC celebrates 60 years

Friday, 25 March 2011

Daisy Vase by Jim Termeer

To mark the 60th anniversary of stationery brand BIC, London's Museum of Brands is to host an exhibition called Inkspiration: the story of BIC Cristal. Running 1 April to 1 May 2011, it will showcase the creative use of BIC products by artists and designers, including a recreation of Vermeer's masterpiece, A Girl With a Pearl Earring, drawn using a single BIC.

Object All Around by Herbert Hitteregger

A Girl With a Pearl Earring by James Mylne
Drawing Tops by Thomas Forsyte

Left: Pen Jacket by Maison Martin Margiela. Right: Volivik 347 by M. Lucas Muñoz

Crystal Cube by Herbert Hitteregger