Leave it to “The Simpsons” to make one factor cool as soon as extra.
The infamous Prada Marfa paintings arrange— the West Texas brainchild of Scandinavian artists Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset —has been an attraction for paintings and vogue lovers ever as a result of it popped up in 2005.
While its recognition has had ups and downs over the next years, Prada Marfa continues to be considered a must-see trip spot for a lot of mainstream celebs, with all people from Instagram influencers to Beyoncé making it a strike-a-pose trip spot, according to Vogue.
But it doesn’t get any additional mainstream than “The Simpsons” — and Prada Marfa merely confirmed up on Sunday’s episode. TV’s enduring animated family is depicted on a road journey and easily happens to stop and make their very “them” observations about it.
Marge thinks it’s a precise Prada retailer: “Prada! In the middle of nowhere?”
As common, Lisa retains it precise: “This isn’t a store — it’s and art installation.”
Of course Homer is in a class all his private, saying “It’s on the side of the road, so by definition it is a bathroom” sooner than relieving himself behind it.
Guess it’s proof that everyone’s view of paintings is totally totally different.
Although Elmgreen and Dragset opened their “fusion of pop and land art” inside the tiny metropolis (inhabitants: under 2,000) with the blessing of Miuccia Prada, the placement has repeatedly been targeted by vandals, Vogue experiences. One 2014 incident left the partitions painted blue and plastered with oddball posters.
The Italian vogue residence initially outfitted the present residence home windows with new footwear and baggage — nonetheless they’d been later stolen. Homer didn’t do it.