The three 'Celebrate' covers are now out on the streets with your local Big Issue vendor! Purchase all three of these collectors covers for only £2.50 each, and your money goes to a very, very good cause!
To celebrate the launch of their 200 millionth edition, street artist Ben Eine has designed three new exclusive covers for 3 collectable special editions of the magazine signed by John Bird and Ben Eine.
The Big Issue is a magazine sold by homeless and long-term unemployed people. Vendors buy copies for £1.25 and sell for £2.50.
Since The Big Issue was launched in 1991, the magazine has helped thousands of vulnerable people take control of their lives. They currently work with around 2000 individuals across the UK offering them the opportunity to earn a legitimate income; to ‘help them to help themselves’. Over the past two decades the magazine has become synonymous with challenging, independent journalism, and renowned for securing exclusive interviews with the most elusive of superstars. It currently circulates around 100,000 copies every week.Jealous have teamed up with The Big Issue and John Bird to launch a special event on Friday 8th in our Shoreditch gallery. From 10am until 4pm, the original celebrate prints will be available to buy from our Jealous EAST gallery only. All profits will go to the Big Issue. Click here for all information on day and night.
All three special edition covers are available to buy from your local Big Issue vendor now!