Moore & Giles Unveils an Array of Playfully Patterned Leathers

Printing on leather enabled the 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 concept.
A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation differentiates Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.

Printing on leather allowed the same subtlety in color and texture that I discover on paper,” reflects artist Amber Khokhar. Designer Amber Khokhar with a variation of her Decagram leather, developed around a 10-point-star motif.
Helen CathcartRealized utilizing natural pigments, her constellation of stars is signed up with by other geometric themes: subtle, Bauhaus-inspired stripes by designer Jonathan Saunders and groovy graphics by designer Yinka Ilori. (The latters creation, initially conceived in Photoshop for a cover of Jason Reynoldss very popular book For Every One, records “what dreams look like as a pattern.”) A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation differentiates Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.
Helen CathcartArtist Kesewa Aboah, meanwhile, covered a friend in pigment and coconut oil, then pressed her body to paper, producing a vibrant, not-quite-figurative impact similar to Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furnishings designer Bethan Gray painted rippling boat sails. (” Because I utilized ultramarine ink, when its printed on the leather you actually see that hand-painted appearance,” she keeps in mind.) Bethan Gray and Bill Amberg (billamberg.com) checking her Inky Dhow leather..
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has long created bespoke components for designers and designers like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, started checking out digital printing just a few years ago however considers it the most recent advancement in the products long, rich history. “Think of the illuminated wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides produced by Native Americans,” he says. “Leather has been utilized as an artistic medium for centuries.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.