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, established around a 10-point-star concept.
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. “It allowed me to paint as I normally paint.” She is among five U.K.-based talents who have actually teamed up with the British leather expert Bill Amberg to create a new collection of clearly patterned, digitally printed hides for Moore & & Giles. Designer Amber Khokhar with a version of her Decagram leather, established around a 10-point-star theme.
Helen CathcartRealized using 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 development, originally conceived 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 identifies Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.
Helen CathcartArtist Kesewa Aboah, meanwhile, covered a good friend in pigment and coconut oil, then pushed her body to paper, developing a vibrant, not-quite-figurative effect reminiscent of Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furniture designer Bethan Gray painted rippling boat sails.
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has long developed custom elements for designers and designers like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, began exploring digital printing just a few years ago however considers it the newest advancement in the products long, rich history. “Think of the brightened 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 centuries.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.