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Oz artist to feature on McDonald's french fries boxes for FIFA World Cup

May 21, 2014


Sydney, May 21 (ANI): An Australian artist is set to feature his art in an iconic location during the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

The Fremantle-based artist will be one of 12 from around the world to have their art featured from this weekend.

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, a David Spencer artwork will be the design of choice for McDonald's hot chip containers, as part of a promotion for the 2014 World Cup for soccer.

Spencer was chosen from more than 500 artists to have their work featured on the packets, and will join artists from China, Germany Russia and Brazil.

Spencer said having his work chosen was a chance for his to build on his artistic reputation and explore different styles and disciplines.

Spencer said he commended McDonalds for choosing the work of a fine artist over a marketing professional's graphic design, the report added. (ANI)

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Source: Asian News International