To start with levels of planning for the First Annual Artwork on the Shops at Tejon occasion, the query “how can we combine style and artwork?” was requested.
The consensus: Style IS artwork.
The garments we put on are artistic representations carried out by hundreds of designers and positioned on hundreds of thousands of canvases.
Style is strolling artwork and communication.
It communicates who we’re, our emotions and aspirations, the locations we’re going and the locations we’ve got already been.
That was the tone set for the occasion, which was a brand new idea for Kern County.
Surrounding the purchasing middle have been 10 fantastically embellished, freestanding, interactive artwork partitions meant to be Instagram-worthy for guests to make use of.
Every wall was created by native muralist Jen Cordova, artist Cassandra Gear and occasion specialist Shannon Hough.
The thought originated as a celebration to welcome new tenant Chicken Canine Arts, whose mission is to carry nice artwork to the lots by making artwork accessible by varied worth factors.
Households got here in relaxed apparel in varied shades of blues and whites speaking consolation and stability as their youngsters ran from place to position. Others strolled in vibrant and early of their Sunday greatest stuffed with vibrant colours of the rainbow.
These items of artwork informed the story of pleasure, journey. Style flooded the gallery left and proper. As folks posed subsequent to every wall, whether or not they have been dressed up or in full athleisure, they have been image excellent. Residing artwork stood in entrance of artwork partitions, making a brand new creation every time.
So, keep in mind, everytime you get up and are deciding what to put on, have in mind with each article of clothes you placed on you turn out to be a residing, respiration piece of artwork. Style provides you the power to create, rework and talk to the world who you’re.
Becca Bland is the director of selling on the Shops at Tejon. She acquired her bachelor of science diploma in enterprise from the Style Institute of Design and Merchandising and comes with a wide range of expertise within the style world, together with Elle PR and designer manufacturers, resembling Residents of Humanity and Ted Baker.