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,” reflects artist Amber Khokhar. Designer Amber Khokhar with a variation of her Decagram leather, established around a 10-point-star motif.
A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation identifies Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.

Printing on leather allowed the exact 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, established around a 10-point-star theme.
Helen CathcartRealized using 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, originally conceived in Photoshop for a cover of Jason Reynoldss best-selling book For Every One, records “what dreams appearance like as a pattern.”) A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation differentiates Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.
Helen CathcartArtist Kesewa Aboah, on the other hand, covered a friend in pigment and coconut oil, then pressed her body to paper, producing a vibrant, not-quite-figurative effect reminiscent of Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furnishings designer Bethan Gray painted billowing boat sails. (” Because I utilized ultramarine ink, when its printed on the leather you really see that hand-painted look,” she notes.) Bethan Gray and Bill Amberg (billamberg.com) checking her Inky Dhow leather..
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has actually long produced custom 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 most current advancement in the products long, abundant history. “Think of the lit up wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides produced by Native Americans,” he says. “Leather has actually been used as an artistic medium for millennia.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.