27 Jul '12, 3pm

Leslie Oschmann Recycles Vintage Oil Paintings Into One-of-a-Kind Bags

Leslie Oschmann Recycles Vintage Oil Paintings Into One-of-a-Kind Bags

latest range of shoulder bags are wearable works of art, and we don't mean that figuratively. They're made from vintage oil paintings , which the Amsterdam-based designer salvages from markets and auction houses in Holland and Belgium. This isn't the first time she's turned artwork into something functional. Originally from the United States—her father is Dutch—Oschmann has adapted paintings for use in chairs, tables, cabinets, and even pillows. "As I was playing with the material I began to explore other possibilities," she tells Ecouterre. "I liked the idea of carrying a painting as a bag and, when not in use, hung on the wall as a dimensional painting of sorts."

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/leslie-oschmann-recycles-vintage...

Tweets

@Jerewy

@Jerewy

snkrs.com 28 Jul '12, 11pm

Nike décline sa fameuse Nike Blazer vintage en plusieurs coloris. Sortie au début des années 1970, la Nike Blazer a été ré...