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>> A casual comment was made at a dinner party: "Gee, Marc Jacobs is the new Andy Warhol."  Fast forward, and bam!  Enter Interview's June/July 2008 issue, Marc Jacobs on the cover complete with white makeup and Warholian white wig. 

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The accompanying article focus on Marc's obsession with art, his artist collaborations with the likes of Takashi Murakami and Stephen Sprouse, his art-inspired advertising, and his club-like stores — "Andy was always talking about how new art is business art," cover story writer Glenn O'Brien explained.  However, Marc doesn't necessary agree with the comparison:

I don't think of myself that way.  Warhol is Warhol.  He's practically a god.  I thought, 'I'm going to get a lot of hell for this.'

But he did have a good time on the 12-hour editorial shoot with photographer Mikael Jansson: "Even though my scalp and eyelids were completely sore, it was all worth it.  It was just a ball."  Fun for us, too — when else are you going to see Marc in falsies and his own Louis Vuitton heels?

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