Moore & Giles Unveils an Array of Playfully Patterned Leathers

Printing on leather allowed the very same subtlety in color and texture that I discover 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 very same subtlety in color and texture that I discover on paper,” shows artist Amber Khokhar. “It enabled me to paint as I typically paint.” She is one of 5 U.K.-based talents who have actually teamed up with the British leather specialist Bill Amberg to produce a new collection of strongly patterned, digitally printed hides for Moore & & Giles. Designer Amber Khokhar with a version of her Decagram leather, developed 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, initially conceived in Photoshop for a cover of Jason Reynoldss very popular book For Every One, records “what dreams appearance 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 pal in pigment and coconut oil, then pressed her body to paper, creating a vibrant, not-quite-figurative impact reminiscent of Yves Kleins Anthropometry series. And furnishings designer Bethan Gray painted billowing boat sails.
Helen CathcartAmberg, whose atelier has long developed custom aspects for designers and designers like Alexandra Champalimaud and Peter Marino, started checking out digital printing just a couple of years ago however considers it the most recent development in the products long, abundant history. “Think of the brightened wall panels in Florence or the hand-painted hides produced by Native Americans,” he says. “Leather has actually been utilized as an artistic medium for centuries.” mooreandgiles.comYinka Ilori with his own Love is Blind.
Helen Cathcart.