TOBIAS WISTISEN, Campaign AW12
Stirring anecdotes from La Fontaine’s Fabels, symbolism within secret societies and the naivety of old anatomy drawings and sketches. The beauty found within the perverse. From prison tattoos to the temples of Cambodia, Wistisen has created a melting pot of mood boards.
Using paint dipped enamel and silver, pieces are oxidized to create a timeworn look. Sandblasted silver makes for a stone like finish. Pieces feature hand etchings that include bird-faced fishes wearing chains and ancient keys crossed with swords. Twine woven bracelets add raw elegance to heavy silver. Artesian craftsmanship at its best