Moore & Giles Unveils an Array of Playfully Patterned Leathers

Printing on leather enabled the very 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.

Printing on leather enabled the exact same subtlety in color and texture that I find on paper,” shows artist Amber Khokhar. “It enabled me to paint as I usually paint.” She is among five U.K.-based skills who have actually collaborated with the British leather specialist Bill Amberg to create a brand-new collection of vividly 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 joined by other geometric themes: subtle, Bauhaus-inspired stripes by designer Jonathan Saunders and groovy graphics by designer Yinka Ilori. (The latters production, originally developed in Photoshop for a cover of Jason Reynoldss very popular book For Every One, records “what dreams appear like as a pattern.”) A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation identifies Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.
Helen CathcartArtist Kesewa Aboah, on the other hand, covered a buddy in pigment and coconut oil, then pushed her body to paper, developing a dynamic, not-quite-figurative effect reminiscent of Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furniture designer Bethan Gray painted billowing boat sails. (” Because I used 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 actually long developed bespoke aspects for designers and architects like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, began checking out digital printing just a couple of years ago however considers it the current development in the materials long, abundant 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.