Allison Katz & Paolo Pecora
Limited edition knitwear sweater
100% Merino wool
Edition of 10
Available in size M, L
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A limited edition jumper by artist Allison Katz in collaboration with designer Paolo Pecora. Katz has used the floral motif from her 2014 painting DNA as a point of departure for the design, inspired by a XVIII century plate found in a New York china shop.
Part of a design series of three variations.
About the artist & designer
Milanese heritage designer Paolo Pecora launched his eponymous label in 2005. Perfection and constant evolution form the basis of the brand, which has become famous for its wearability and attention to detail. In only nine years, the brand has swiftly become a role model for the fashion industry, becoming synonymous with culture, experience, and quality of it's textiles and manufacturing.
Allison Katz (b. 1980, Montreal, Canada; lives and works in London, UK). Recent solo exhibitions include We boil at different degrees, The Approach, London (2016), AKA, Gio Marconi, Milan (2016), All Is On, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany (2015), Rumours, Echoes, Boatos, Sao Paulo, Brazil (2014); and Adele, Piper Keys, London, UK (2014). The artist exhibited at Studio Voltaire in the group exhibition Notes on Neo–Camp in 2013. The artist is represented by The Approach, London.
Studio Voltaire has been supporting artists for over twenty years, through our renowned programme of exhibitions, performances, events and education projects as well as providing affordable studios.
We have gained a reputation for championing both emerging and underrepresented artistic practices, often at key stage in the artist’s career. These have included Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Phyllida Barlow, Ruth Ewan, Elizabeth Price, Jo Spence, Joanne Tatham & Tom O’Sullivan, Richard Slee and Cathy Wilkes.
The gallery also provides an important UK platform for international artists, often providing them their first-ever presentation in the UK. These have included Nairy Baghramian, Thea Djordjadze, Nicole Eisenman, Judith Hopf, Paulina Olowska and Henrik Olesen.