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placebo pets

For the tenth anniversary of W's November art issue, supermodels Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid are inducted into the futuristic world of Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin. The resulting project, commissioned for W and titled "placebo pets," features the two models as ultra-domesticated, ultra-friendly humanoid creatures and performance artist and frequent Fitch and Trecartin collaborator Jesse Hoffman as their extraterrestrial "owner." Video © Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin

Released on 10/18/2016

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Starring: Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, and Jesse Hoffman

By Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin, with animations by Rhett LaRue. Video © Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin

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