Moore & Giles Unveils an Array of Playfully Patterned Leathers

Printing on leather allowed the very same subtlety in color and texture that I discover on paper,” reflects artist Amber Khokhar. “It allowed me to paint as I generally paint.” She is among five U.K.-based skills who have actually teamed up with the British leather specialist Bill Amberg to develop a new collection of strongly patterned, digitally printed hides for Moore & & Giles. Designer Amber Khokhar with a variation of her Decagram leather, developed around a 10-point-star theme.
Helen CathcartRealized utilizing natural pigments, her constellation of stars is signed up with by other geometric concepts: subtle, Bauhaus-inspired stripes by designer Jonathan Saunders and groovy graphics by designer Yinka Ilori. (The latters development, originally developed in Photoshop for a cover of Jason Reynoldss very popular book For Every One, captures “what dreams appear like as a pattern.”) A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation differentiates Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.
Helen CathcartArtist Kesewa Aboah, meanwhile, covered a pal in pigment and coconut oil, then pressed her body to paper, creating a vibrant, not-quite-figurative result reminiscent of Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furnishings designer Bethan Gray painted billowing boat sails.
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has long created bespoke aspects for designers and architects like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, began checking out digital printing just a couple of years ago but considers it the most recent development in the materials long, abundant history. “Think of the lit up wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides created by Native Americans,” he states. “Leather has actually been utilized as an artistic medium for millennia.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.

Printing on leather enabled the very same subtlety in color and texture that I find on paper,” reflects artist Amber Khokhar. Designer Amber Khokhar with a variation of her Decagram leather, developed around a 10-point-star motif.
A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation distinguishes Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.