This yr’s arts and design season in London begins with a collaboration between Vilebrequin and JRP|Editions. Curated by Lionel Bovier, Director of MAMCO Geneva and Arnaud Hubert, CEO of JRP|Editions, and orchestrated by the Vilebrequin workforce, this partnership expands the dialogue between artwork and trend. Of their very first model collaboration, the revered publishing home introduces Vilebrequin to an formidable choice of artists.
- Kenny Scharf
- Sylvie Fleury
- John M Armleder
As Lionel Bovier explains: “We wished to curate a set that may enable us to discover as many voices and designs as doable. This meant bringing collectively artists with radically completely different approaches, however who share an curiosity in how their work can migrate from the canvas or partitions to textile. They’re united by a typical thread: the ability of their work, the readability of their inventive language, and the integrity with which Vilebrequin dealt with their initiatives.”
This assortment options quite a lot of views from European and American artists in addition to female and male, black and queer views. This wide-ranging assortment touches on summary and figurative, conceptual and road artwork, reinforcing Vilebrequin’s promise to maintain on taking the swimsuit into unexplored territory.
The Vilebrequin JRP|Editions assortment shall be obtainable from Might third at 23 King’s Street, London SW3 4RP, on-line at vilebrequin.com and chosen shops worldwide.