Despite the variations concerning the two, fashion and art go hand in hand. Acutely mindful of this is Australian style label, Review. The enduring brand is recognised for their classic-motivated silhouettes and playful patterns, but in new many years they’ve achieved into the planet of art to deliver a new imaginative aptitude to their layouts.
Nearly a year ago, the manufacturer approached me and The Style Data files to aid with a new collaboration that would combine art and style in a significant way. And it was a joy for me to curate their brand’s latest artist collaboration assortment behind their confined-edition summer months capsule!
Inspired by Review’s feminine and floral aesthetic, we sought out a trio of uniquely talented feminine artists that could replicate equally the themes of the brand and the spirit of the Australian contemporary artwork scene.
Melbourne-centered artist Elizabeth Barnett was one particular of the initially recommendations we arrived up with, and genuinely set the tone for the collaboration. For us, Elizabeth’s work is these kinds of a excellent instance of modern botanical painting, and her get the job done is imbued with this sort of joy and vibrancy. Sam Michelle is a different unbelievably gifted, area painter who we attained out to for the range, drawn to her hyper-thorough depictions of bouquets and plants and her use of line and variety.
To round out the collaboration, we also enlisted the inspiring sisters at the rear of Cungelella Art, centered in Mount Isa/Kalkadoon nation in central Queensland! Glenda McCulloch, Cheryl Perez, Juanita Doyle and Dale Bruce purchased their daring however feminine colour palettes to the attractive assortment. The very pleased Kalkadoon females actually stand for a new direction in aboriginal art, weaving alongside one another common motifs and up to date colours motivated by their amazing all-natural surrounds, in a design that is thoroughly their individual.
Review’s Normal Supervisor, Clare Hurley, and her clever style and design crew then painstakingly remodeled the artist’s distinctive functions into textiles – with fantastic regard for the richness, colour and depth of the initial paintings.
The ensuing assortment sees their individual one of a kind interpretations of unique botanicals, stunning gardens, and Australia’s breathtakingly stunning landscape splashed on attire, playsuits, skirts, tops, and add-ons in Review’s typical silhouettes and new types.
It’s a wonderfully up to date and varied assortment of wearable Australian artwork, designed for gals by girls!
Look at the video over to see how the remarkable collection arrived to daily life!