Thakoons Panichgul has a knack for ethnic pattern. His collection here described as “gypsy, but more graphic” is light and sophisticated and one we feel at Pattern bank is a strong look for this season. For more information www.thakoon.com
Ricki Oltean-Lepp creates her paintings from the island of Pelee, Ontario, Canada where she also runs a small bakery with her husband. The isolation of working in such a beautiful part of the world obviously enables Oltean-Lepp to immerse herself in her work, creating lines and patterns that somehow evoke the sanctuary and nature of the isl[...]
The Patternbank team are loving the creative and unique style of Los Angeles based artist Amir H. Fallah. We admire how Amir intermixes modern technology — digital cameras, and Photoshop in his creative process when building his large scale paintings. Through playing and adjusting colours on his computer, Amir injects new fresh interpretations [...]
Patternbank recently discovered the work of ceramic artist Chris Taylor at a local exhibition. Taylor’s beautifully decorated ceramics incorporate complex glazes with beautiful pattern and texture work, combining materials and techniques which are not commonly seen side by side. Taylor grew up in South East London, after completing a degree in [...]
Argentinian artist and illustrator Estela A. Cuadro allows her love of music to help her become introspective and find inspiration from within.Estella feels it nourishes her imagination and motivates creativity. Drawing became an important part of her life as young as five, and her parents encouraged her to take influence from other painters an[...]
Beautiful screenprinted posters here from the prolific Frenchman, Damien Tran. Each one is handmade, limited edition and produced on runs of usually less than 100. We love the colours, shapes and overall organic and seemingly effortless qualities of these posters. Check out his website damientran.com or his Flickr for more of his great work.