Moore & Giles Unveils an Array of Playfully Patterned Leathers

Printing on leather permitted the same subtlety in color and texture that I discover on paper,” shows artist Amber Khokhar. Designer Amber Khokhar with a variation of her Decagram leather, established around a 10-point-star concept.
Helen CathcartRealized using natural pigments, her constellation of stars is joined by other geometric concepts: subtle, Bauhaus-inspired stripes by designer Jonathan Saunders and groovy graphics by designer Yinka Ilori. (The latters production, initially developed in Photoshop for a cover of Jason Reynoldss best-selling book For Every One, catches “what dreams look like as a pattern.”) A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation distinguishes 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 dynamic, 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 notes.) Bethan Gray and Bill Amberg (billamberg.com) examining her Inky Dhow leather..
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has actually long created custom elements for designers and designers like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, began checking out digital printing just a couple of years ago however considers it the most recent advancement in the materials long, rich history. “Think of the lit up wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides produced by Native Americans,” he states. “Leather has been used as an artistic medium for millennia.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.

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