London fashion designer Matty Bovan

Having now designed for Louis Vuitton and Marc Jacobs, London designer Matty Bovan, chatted to me just after London Fashion Week where he was announced joint winner of the prestigious L’Oréal Professionnel Creative Award. The award is given to the best Central Saint Martins student in show. He had also just won a graduate prize from LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy) to work at Louis Vuitton in Paris.  He has since designed for Marc Jacobs and now appears regularly in Vogue, ID and other prestigious magazines.  This is a rare chance to see inside his sketchbooks and his fabulous award-winning collection where it all started…

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the raw art puppets of Paul Klee

I’m such a huge fan of Paul Klee and his recent exhibition at Tate Modern was amazing, but what I really love are his puppets. Klee made his first, not as an artwork, but for his son, Felix’s 9th birthday and Felix loved it so much that Klee ended up making 50 more, each one becoming more experimental…

 

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