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.
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 find on paper,” reflects artist Amber Khokhar. Designer Amber Khokhar with a version of her Decagram leather, established around a 10-point-star concept.
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 development, initially conceived 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 friend in pigment and coconut oil, then pushed her body to paper, creating a dynamic, not-quite-figurative impact similar to Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furnishings designer Bethan Gray painted billowing boat sails. (” Because I used ultramarine ink, when its printed on the leather you actually see that hand-painted look,” she keeps in mind.) Bethan Gray and Bill Amberg (billamberg.com) inspecting her Inky Dhow leather..
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has long produced bespoke components for designers and designers like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, began checking out digital printing just a couple of years ago but considers it the newest development in the materials long, abundant history. “Think of the lit up wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides developed by Native Americans,” he says. “Leather has been used as an artistic medium for centuries.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.