The PUMA Corporation commissioned a unity painting of African football players by artist Kehinde Wiley – to celebrate the upcoming 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. The PUMA presentation – Of The Same Earth – features Samuel Eto’o, Emmanuel Eboué, John Mensah and Kehinde Wiley’s process of creating the Legends of Unity commission artwork.
PUMA’s objective of creating one unity uniform for African national teams and artist Kehinde Wiley’s portrait of African football players togetherness – become this unique story of Africa, football and unity as evident in Wiley’s Legends of Unity.
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The Legends of Unity will be on display at Deitch Projects on Thursday, February 18 through Saturday, February 20 @ 18 Wooster Street in New York, New York  @ 212.343.7300.