Review Team Up With Local Artists For A Collection Of Wearable Art


Even with the dissimilarities amongst the two, trend and art go hand in hand. Acutely informed of this is Australian manner label, Critique. The enduring brand name is recognised for their classic-influenced silhouettes and playful patterns, but in modern decades they’ve reached into the entire world of art to provide a new imaginative flair to their designs.

Nearly a 12 months back, the brand approached me and The Style Files to aid with a new collaboration that would merge art and style in a meaningful way. And it was a joy for me to curate their brand’s most recent artist collaboration selection driving their confined-edition summer capsule!

Influenced by Review’s feminine and floral aesthetic, we sought out a trio of uniquely proficient woman artists that could reflect both the themes of the model and the spirit of the Australian contemporary artwork scene.

Melbourne-dependent artist Elizabeth Barnett was a single of the initially strategies we came up with, and definitely established the tone for the collaboration. For us, Elizabeth’s operate is this kind of a fantastic illustration of contemporary botanical painting, and her perform is imbued with these pleasure and vibrancy. Sam Michelle is another unbelievably proficient, community painter who we achieved out to for the vary, drawn to her hyper-thorough depictions of flowers and crops and her use of line and sort.

To round out the collaboration, we also enlisted the inspiring sisters behind Cungelella Art, based in Mount Isa/Kalkadoon nation in central Queensland! Glenda McCulloch, Cheryl Perez, Juanita Doyle and Dale Bruce acquired their bold nonetheless feminine colour palettes to the gorgeous assortment. The proud Kalkadoon ladies actually characterize a new path in aboriginal artwork, weaving with each other traditional motifs and contemporary colours motivated by their unbelievable all-natural surrounds, in a fashion that is fully their very own.

Review’s General Supervisor, Clare Hurley, and her clever design and style crew then painstakingly remodeled the artist’s distinctive operates into textiles – with wonderful regard for the richness, color and depth of the primary paintings.

The ensuing selection sees their own distinctive interpretations of unique botanicals, lovely gardens, and Australia’s breathtakingly beautiful landscape splashed on dresses, playsuits, skirts, tops, and equipment in Review’s typical silhouettes and new models.

It is a superbly contemporary and various assortment of wearable Australian artwork, designed for girls by gals!

Enjoy the online video higher than to see how the remarkable assortment arrived to lifetime!

Store Review’s Restricted Edition Collections that includes artwork from Cungelella Art, E.Barnett and Sam Michelle below.

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