A MESSAGE FROM PORTUGAL: “THESE SILK SCARVES ARE SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL!”

© Roberto Alborghetti – LaceR/Actions – Limited-Edition Silk Scarves

© Roberto Alborghetti – LaceR/Actions – Limited-Edition Silk Scarves

© Roberto Alborghetti – LaceR/Actions – Limited-Edition Silk Scarves

© Roberto Alborghetti – LaceR/Actions – Limited-Edition Silk Scarves

© Roberto Alborghetti – LaceR/Actions – Limited-Edition Silk Scarves

© Roberto Alborghetti – LaceR/Actions – Limited-Edition Silk Scarves

Fellow blogger Renato Aquino – from Portugal (Ourem) – is a successful Senior Operations Manager, Catering Manager and skilled hospitality professional. Through LinkedIn profiles he had the way to see my artistic silk scarves. He was really struck by the unusual design and he acquired the all series of three doing some special gifts. The parcel was delivered  taking more of the time required. Some days ago, Renato sent me this message: “The scarves  arrived… Anyway, it was worth the waiting. The scarves are simply beautiful and very elegant, my gifts were very special and well appreciated!!!”.

I thank Renato Aquino for his kind appreciation and warm words! The three silk scarves (created for a special limited-edition series)   reproduce details of images concerning torn and decomposed publicity posters, natural cracks and scratches, urban and industrial “signs” I captured around the world. The three silk scarves were made with the precious collaboration of the internationally known textile designer Bruno Boggia, who works in Como (Italy) for the most famous international fashion stylists. So, I had the way to turn “trash pictures” into an art subject (my abstract works from the real world are also transferred on canvases, lithographic prints, aluminium and other materials).

 

About Renato Aquino:

He’s a successful Senior Operations Manager, Catering Manager and skilled hospitality professional, whose progressive career has been based upon a platform of knowledge and success within leading corporate facilities and hotel operations (Opway (Portugal & Angola), Novagest – Angola, Casa do Ribeirinho – Oporto , Benard – Lisbon). His LinkedIn profile:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/renatofelixaquino

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 SPECIAL PAGE ABOUT THE LIMITED-EDITION SILK SCARVES

VIDEOCLIP: SILK SCARVES, LIMITED-EDITION

 

 

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SILK, STARS AND SCARVES / TEXTILE DESIGNS FROM DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTERS…

This is a “festive gallery” for the limited-edition series of 3 silk scarves created by Roberto Alborghetti, for his “Lacer/actions Art  Project”

Their design is… unique. They reproduce details of torn posters images and “urban signs” I captured around the world. I accepted the challenge that italian textiles designer Bruno Boggia offered me. Bruno, with the invaluable assistance of his daughter Lucia and his staff, helped me selecting  artworks to be converted into silk scarves designs.

Bruno Boggia Studio works with the most famous designers and fashion brands in the world (Capucci, Lacroix, Valentino, Lancetti, Mila Schon, Chanel, Celine, Dior, Y.S.L., Etro, Escada, Donna Karan, Paul Smith, Rolando Santana…) So, the images of dirty and ripped papers – left to decompose on  city walls or billboards – after being transformed in canvases, lithographs and videoclip, are now artistic and original silk scarves (100 % Crepe de Chine).  

  • For informations:  ro.alb@alice.it ; andrea@velar.it

SILK SCARVES DESIGN FROM TORN AND DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTERS: FLIP THROUGH THE PAGES OF THE CATALOGUE…

 1 NINE ELEVEN - LACER-AZIONI silk scarf

Catalogue – Pdf format – free download:

LACER-ACTIONS Silk Scarves Sciarpe di Seta album

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From torn and decomposed publicity posters to silk scarves design… After to be transferred on canvases and  lithographic prints, Roberto Alborghetti artworks were transformed in silk textile design thanks to the collaboration of Bruno Boggia Studio (Como, Italy) who has been working with the most famous designers and fashion brands in the world (Capucci,  Lacroix, Valentino, Lancetti, Mila Schon, Chanel, Celine,  Dior, Y.S.L., Etro, Escada, Donna Karan, Paul Smith, Rolando Santana…). Images about ripped and dirty advertisings, left to decompose on the walls or billboards, are now soft silk scarves, in a very special limited-edition, as you may see in the catalogue.

LACER-ACTIONS Silk Scarves Sciarpe di Seta album

“WIND OF MAY”: TORN POSTERS ART INSPIRED SILK SCARF / NEW ABSTRACT TEXTILES DESIGN

“Wind of May  (is ruffling my thoughts)”

Pure Silk Scarf / Limited  edition – Crêpe de Chine

Created by Roberto Alborghetti for “Lacer/actions” Project (Images of torn posters and urban “signs”) in collaboration with Bruno Boggia Disegni (Como, Italy).

Sizes: width 63 cms, height 170 cms.

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 This photogallery is dedicated to a silk scarf (“Wind of May”) created by Roberto Alborghetti. It reproduces details of torn posters images captured around the world by Roberto Alborghetti who says: “I accepted the challenge that italian textiles designer Bruno Boggia offered me. Bruno, with the invaluable assistance of his daughter Lucia and his staff, helped me selecting artworks to be converted into silk scarves designs.”

Bruno Boggia Studio works with the most famous designers and fashion brands in the world (Capucci, Lacroix, Valentino, Lancetti, Mila Schon, Chanel, Celine, Dior, Y.S.L., Etro, Escada, Donna Karan, Paul Smith, Rolando Santana…)

The images of dirty and ripped papers – left to decompose on  city walls or billboards – after being transformed in canvases, lithographs and videoclip, are now artistic and original silk scarves (100 % Crepe de Chine). For informations:  andrea@velar.it; ro.alb@alice.it

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WATCH THE CLIP:

SILK SCARVES MAGIC Youtube

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“AS RUNNING FAST WATER”: ABSTRACT PHOTO OF A DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTER – LACER/ACTIONS POSTCARDS # 5

“AS RUNNING FAST WATER”: ABSTRACT PHOTO OF A DECOMPOSED PUBLICITY POSTER – ROBERTO ALBORGHETTI LACER/ACTIONS

Images of Decomposed (publi)City

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Canvas, 2010, 62×42

Roberto Alborghetti ‘s LaceR/Actions is a multidisciplinary project and research about urban signs, especially concerning the apparent chaos of ripped and decomposed posters and street signs.

Transferred on canvas, reproduced on lithographs or textiles (as pure silk), or scanned in videoclips, the details of torn posters give new life to paper lacerations and decompositions, as you may see in this “postcard” reproducing one of the 90.000 images captured so far by Roberto Alborghetti during his research.

His next big exhibition will take place in a fascinating XIII Century Tuscany fortress (Rocca Aldobrandesca, Piancastagnaio, Siena, Italy) from September 26 to November 4, 2012. It’s one of the most waited Italian events of Fall 2012.   

ARTISTIC SILK SCARVES FROM TRASHY PAPERS: THE OFFICIAL POSTER

 

This is the official poster for SPECIAL LIMITED-EDITION of 3 SILK SCARVES created by ROBERTO ALBORGHETTI, for his “Lacer/actions Art Project”,  now on sale at “LA BOTTEGA DI OSCAR / OSCAR’S BOUTIQUE”.

Their design is unique. They reproduce details of torn posters images captured around the world by Roberto Alborghetti , who says: “I accepted the challenge that italian textiles designer Bruno Boggia offered me. Bruno, with the invaluable assistance of his daughter Lucia and his staff, helped me selecting artworks to be converted into silk scarves designs.”

Bruno Boggia Studio works with the most famous designers and fashion brands in the world (Capucci, Lacroix, Valentino, Lancetti, Mila Schon, Chanel, Celine, Dior, Y.S.L., Etro, Escada, Donna Karan, Paul Smith, Rolando Santana…) So, the images of dirty and ripped papers – left to decompose on  city walls or billboards – after being transformed in canvases, lithographs and videoclip, are now artistic and original silk scarves (100 % Crepe de Chine).

  • For informations:  ro.alb@alice.it .

WATCH…

SILK SCARVES MAGIC Youtube

PREVIEW ON TEXTILE DESIGN TRENDS FOR FASHION 2014 / “THE RHYTHM OF THE SEASONS”

© Photos by Roberto Alborghetti

At Bruno Boggia Disegni Studio in Como – where has been created my special silk scarves from torn posters images  – eyes are already focused on the next 2013 and 2014 fashion seasons. Bruno and Lucia Boggia, with their collaborators, are working on the possible trends. Textile design usually anticipates dresses and accessories  patterns and often suggests shapes and solutions to fashion stylists. Also at Boggia Studio people raise high the “antennas” trying to be proactive.

I had the way to admire new fabric designs that Bruno Boggia is preparing for summer 2013 collections and for those of winter 2014. “The dominant trends seem to follow the rhythm of the seasons, their colors and their moods – Lucia Boggia says me -. So, warm colors for summer – yellow and green the prevailling ones – and reminding nature colors for winter. We are focusing on the colors of the natural environment, with an eye to the neutral ones we see in woods, fields and lands… In addition to the basic trends, we are working on geometry and floral subjects and on East flavours themes.”

This photo-gallery is a special preview of the amazing new textiles designs coming from Como (Italy). So, let’s dive in this extraordinary combination of colors and shapes. Bruno Boggia Disegni will participate to next Indigo Salon in Paris (September 19-21, 2012) and to forthcomings ComoCrea editions ( June 25-26 and October 29-30, 2012).