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    • ISBN:9781840917093
    • Publication date:07 Sep 2015

PATTERNITY

A New Way Of Seeing: The Inspirational Power Of Pattern

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In this inspirational collection of photography and essays, pattern pioneers PATTERNITY offer an entirely new way of viewing the world around us.

In this inspirational collection of photography and essays, pattern pioneers PATTERNITY offer an entirely new way of viewing the world around us.

"Astounding and mesmerising... Prepare to have your eyes opened - wide. " - Vogue Living

"The founders of Patternity have earned their stripes and are on a mission to show just how much patterns can do.' - The Telegraph

Pattern is everywhere we go and in everything we do. We wear patterns, we walk over them, we even eat, drink and think them - we always have and we always will - but it's unlikely they demand too much of our attention... Innovative creative and cultural organization PATTERNITY exists to join the dots. From fashion and design to the natural world, look beyond the mundane forms that we see every day to find the hidden beauty in the underlying patterns that normally pass us by.

A source of endless inspiration and innovation, this uniquely curated book will open your eyes anew.

Biographical Notes

PATTERNITY is the global authority on pattern. Founded by art director Anna Murray and surface designer Grace Winteringham in 2009, it exists in order to inspire, explore and innovate - the PATTERNITY pattern archive is used as a source of inspiration by design houses as well as major international companies such as Jaguar Landrover, Microsoft and MtV. PATTERNITY has collaborated with the British Council, the V&A, Google, Nike and the Design Museum. All projects are committed to exploring the power of pattern and its ability to positively shape the future.

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  • ISBN: 9781840916942
  • Publication date: 03 Sep 2015
  • Page count: 224
  • Imprint: Conran
You'll adore PATTERNITY's exhaustive research dedicated to all things patterned. — Vogue
PATTERNITY is resolutely non-cliché — The New York Times
They document patterns most of us might automatically dismiss... Immerse yourself in their wonderful world — The Telegraph
PATTERNITY are members of a new breed of creators whose only obligation is to innovate — The Guardian
Spend a few moments at PATTERNITY and you'll look at the world through fresh eyes — Wallpaper*
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