Circleline are a textile house based in London. Above is an image from their newly released preview of the Autumn Winter 2011/2012 Collection; an entrée into what will be seen at Directions in New York in August. This team of eight designers generate an exploratory dynamic in which stories and meaning are developed in a considered and evolving design process.
Today in 1799 the Rosetta Stone was discovered; An edict in honor of King Ptolemy V; written in three ancient texts it was to provide …
What an interesting comparison of cultures; from the appreciation of the English eye; a view of Italy; reflected through Indian translation for English visitors. The influence of European Engravings from the 18th century is obvious; an interesting reference point to the exhibit of engravings of Venice, also in the museum, though finishing today you can view some of the images online.