SPACECRAFT x EPITOME
Originally designed in the 1930s, the Harrington Jacket has been a recurring design icon across many decades. We’ve reimagined it as a flying jacket for an African astronaut, made in wax print. The fact that wax print is printed on both sides of the fabric lends itself to kaleidoscopic reflections.
For a long time wire art was bound to the street corners and highways of South Africa. As a result it has served as inspiration for some unique innovators and this is a visual story about them.