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, established around a 10-point-star motif.
A subtle, bauhaus-inspired gradation differentiates Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.

Printing on leather allowed the exact same subtlety in color and texture that I discover on paper,” shows artist Amber Khokhar. “It enabled me to paint as I usually paint.” She is one of 5 U.K.-based skills who have actually worked together with the British leather expert 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, established around a 10-point-star theme.
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 creation, initially 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 distinguishes Wander leather by designer Jonathan Saunders.
Helen CathcartArtist Kesewa Aboah, on the other hand, covered a good friend in pigment and coconut oil, then pressed her body to paper, developing a vibrant, not-quite-figurative impact reminiscent of Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furnishings designer Bethan Gray painted rippling boat sails.
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has long produced custom elements for designers and architects like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, started exploring digital printing just a couple of years ago but considers it the current development in the materials long, abundant history. “Think of the brightened wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides produced by Native Americans,” he says. “Leather has been utilized as a creative medium for millennia.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.