Os Gemeos Add a Bold New Look to Hennessy V.S Limited Edition Bottle
Luxury Cognac Brand Celebrates Mastery and Passion by Partnering with
World-Renowned Brazilian Artists
NEW YORK, July 23, 2013
NEW YORK, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Hennessy V.S celebrates the third
installment of the brand's limited edition bottle series by unveiling a design
created by world-renowned Brazilian artists Otavio and Gustavo Pandolfo,
better known as Os Gemeos. The bottle offers a new experience for Hennessy
fans with its eye-catching design and warm-colored tones, while still
providing the same smooth taste revered by Cognac fans for almost 250 years.
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Inspired by the elegance, tradition, and smoothness of Hennessy Cognac, the
duo collaborated with the brand to create a unique bottle design evoking the
vibrant and eclectic style that has transformed cityscapes around the globe.
In addition to showcasing the signature Os Gemeos artwork, each Limited
Edition Hennessy V.S bottle is individually numbered.
"Os Gemeos embody Hennessy's 'never stop, never settle' mantra, with their
passion for craftsmanship, persistence for excellence, and desire to
continuously push themselves artistically," said Rodney
Williams,SVPHennessyUSA. "This redesign is a fresh adaptation that we think
Hennessy fans will truly savor."
The Hennessy V.S Limited Edition bottle by Os Gemeos, retailing for $32.00
(750 ml), is currently available for pre-sale at ReserveBar.com and will be
available at fine retailers nationwide starting August 1, 2013.
"It has been a privilege to work with Hennessy, because of the brand's strong
commitment to heritage and tradition," said Os Gemeos. "We challenged
ourselves to create art within a new medium that would share how our own
Brazilian heritage influences us as artists."
Hennessy will embark on a six-city US tour this summer to promote the
partnership with Os Gemeos. The tour kicks off in New York on August 15, 2013
and travels to Chicago, Miami, Philadelphia and Houston, culminating in Los
Angeles in September.
For more information about the Hennessy V.S Limited Edition bottle by Os
Gemeos, visitwww.Hennessy.comor Facebook.com/Hennessy.
Hennessy is imported and distributed in the U.S. by Moet Hennessy USA, Inc.
and is produced by Jas Hennessy & Co., a subsidiary of LVMH Moet Hennessy
Louis Vuitton S.A. Hennessy distills, ages and blends a full range of marques,
including Hennessy V.S, Privilege V.S.O.P, Hennessy Black, X.O, Prive,
Paradis, Paradis Imperial and Richard Hennessy.
About Os Gemeos
Os Gemeos, Brazilian-born stars of contemporary art, source inspiration for
their color-rich and multi-faceted work from their hometown of Sao Paulo and
traditional Brazilian folklore. Identical twin brothers Otavio and Gustavo
Pandolfo began their career as graffiti artists in the 1980s, and Brazil's
break-dancing, hip-hop and DJ culture have had a lasting impact on their work,
which has been displayed in major exhibitions throughout the world. Today, Os
Gemeos boast an extensive body of work ranging from murals, frescoes,
paintings and sculptures to mixed-media installations incorporating music and
Contact: Mohammed Dieye, Cohn & Wolfe, 212-798-9525,
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