1800 Tequila and Proximo Spirits Inc. Create Alcoholic Art

By: Christina Butty - Published:   Updated: May 18 2011 • References: 1800tequila & luxist
Coming to a liquor store near you are these limited edition Essential Artists bottles designed by 11 up-and-coming artists.

Brought to consumers by 1800 Tequila and Proximo Spirits, Inc., the artists featured are U.S.-born and notably feature the work of Shepard Fairey's Studio Number One.

The 11 art pieces were chosen from over 15,000 online submissions to 1800 Tequila. The bottles retail for $24.99 each.

Implications - The grand-prize winner was StevOramA who earned a $10,000 reward for his creativity. Other artists that came close to the finish line include Ian McGillivray, Nickelyn Reames and Leyland “Lee” DeVito. The bottles each artist designed are full of bright colors and feature designs such as octopus tentacles and silly cartoons.

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