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Seychellois artist partners with Indonesian designer to create fashionable clothes from paintings

Seychellois artist partners with Indonesian designer to create fashionable clothes from paintings

Henri is partnering with Dwi Iskandar from Bali, Indonesia, Dwi Iskandar, who is creating and making various garments objects. (Nigel Henri, Fb) 

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(Seychelles Information Agency) – A renowned visual artist and painter from Seychelles, Nigel Henri, has ventured into style in partnership with an Indonesian designer to strengthen the sale of his goods amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Henri who specialises in acrylic paintings on canvas by recreating the Creole and underwater scenes is now generating clothing from on his paintings. He will showcase his new selection at the Seychelles Manner Week scheduled to take location for the initially time at the Dubai EXPO from March 16-18.

The Seychelles Style 7 days is an once-a-year party held for the previous four a long time in the island country in the western Indian Ocean. It fuses creative imagination and tradition by bringing vogue fans from all more than the planet to Seychelles.

Henri informed SNA very last 7 days that he has a companion in Bali, Indonesia, Dwi Iskandar, who is planning and creating distinct clothing objects some of which were being highlighted in Seychelles Trend 7 days previous yr.

Like other nearby artists, Henri experienced to diversify his generation following going through challenges to provide his products and solutions with the COVID-19 pandemic.

“I had to consider outside the house the box and to showcase the new solutions I developed I took portion in the Seychelles Vogue 7 days.  I wished to not only market artwork that people will set on their partitions but also make income on the aspect by accomplishing the clothing essentially discovering distinct choices to showcase my artworks and creations,” stated Henri.

The painter extra that his associate whom he has been doing the job with for 15 a long time, is a experienced designer decides and is the just one who decides which product to create what with and what cloth and design are improved as a shirt, skirt, pareo, bikini or bag.

Henri explained that the solutions will be offered for acquire on the web.

For the Dubai function, Henri will have blended themes which will contain his ancestors.

 “I have traced them back again to the archives with some of the shots I managed to draw and this would be outstanding in my collection,” he explained.

Henri is effectively-regarded as a expert artist on the two the area and intercontinental scenes for the very last 35 several years.  

He has exhibited in around 45 global solo and collective exhibitions and a great number of community ones. Internationally, his work has been shown in a lot of African, Asian and European countries and locally, his portray hangs in the arrival lounge of the airport, in financial institutions and in inns.

Henri has 6 art parts being exhibited permanently in the Museum Zündorfer Wehrturm in Cologne, Germany.