21/05/2012

TARA DOUGANS / GO FIGURE / POSTER

TARA DOUGANS / GO FIGURE I find great value in creating things with my hands. A pencil line is very honest. It can be gritty, beautiful, basic, precise. Straight from hand to paper, it immedia
18/05/2012

LESLEY BARNES / GO FIGURE / POSTER

LESLEY BARNES / GO FIGURE I like the idea that fashion starts off as a sketch by the designer, before becoming a physical garment, and for me, fashion illustration takes this process full circle
18/05/2012

ARTAKSINIYA / GO FIGURE / POSTURE

ARTAKSINIYA / GO FIGURE I think we all try to  express our inner world by different means. It`s a matter of disposition.  I show my entity by drawing. I love it because it helps to incarnate b
17/05/2012

ROSIE MCGUINNESS / GO FIGURE / POSTER

ROSIE MCGUINNESS / GO FIGURE I can sit at my desk surrounded by books, magazines and research, and work through a brief from beginning to end - illustrating the designs, the collections, the pe
17/05/2012

CRISTIAN GROSSI / GO FIGURE / POSTER

CRISTIAN GROSSI / GO FIGURE My work is kitsch and I like that it is a little insecure, for me illustration is the right combination of spontaneity and dedication. I drew a lot at High School, espe
16/05/2012

HANNA MUELLER / POSTER / GO FIGURE

HANNA MUELLER / GO FIGURE The beauty in it is to leave the real world outside my bubble of creativity. For once I'm completely relaxed and have the patience  to process my feelings and impress
16/05/2012

LAURA LAINE / GO FIGURE / POSTER

LAURA LAINE / GO FIGURE I like to combine opposing elements or elements that are just very different from one another. I like the combinations of fragility and mass, decorativeness and clean li
16/05/2012

RICHARD KILROY / GO FIGURE / POSTER

RICHARD KILROY / GO FIGURE I'm fascinated by the artistry of fashion illustrators, their unique visual language and their place within the industry. The ability to create imagery that can inco
16/05/2012

ZOYA SMIRNOVA / GO FIGURE / POSTER

ZOYA SMIRNOVA / GO FIGURE  The creation of hand drawn illustrations allows me to rethink and reinvent the object, the subject and mood.  The most exiting thing for me is to draw from real li
14/05/2012

GO,GO! GO FIGURE

  A little preview of our paper project for the GO FIGURE: NEW FASHION ILLUSTRATION show at the London College of Fashion FASHION/SPACE/GALLERY. A show curated by Polona Dolzan and Ligaya Sala
20/02/2012

GOING ‘BEATON-ESQUE’.

As part of the V&A Friday late project celebrating the work of Cecil Beaton ,  the editor of  Slashstroke Magazine David Poole will be running a fashion illustration work shop. Come along and h