Custom hand-painting for Your Luxury Bags: 4 Artists to Know
Standard customization doesn’t quite cut it anymore? It’s time to check out these artist who do custom paint work.
Personalized hand-painting is a classic way to add personal touch to your beloved luxury collection. The fact that there is no limit as to how far one could go with custom paint works make it an addictive indulgence for many.
Standard customization doesn’t quite cut it anymore? Or you simply want something more personal and one of a kind? It’s probably time to explore the best artists around and join the ranks of custom paint works collectors worldwide.
Erzen by Ergin Ünal
Talented Mr Ergin is a designer and painter based in Turkey and London. From Renaissance painting to KAWS, Ergin translates your unique taste and imagination into delicate wearable art piece. To make sure each work is truly one of a kind, he does not recreate the same painting on different items.
To me, he’s the “star painter” – all of his paint works tugged my heartstrings! When the time come, you know who I’ll be sending my bag to.
Boyarde Art House by Boyarde Messenger
From a humble artist to now working with a team of full time in-house artisans, Ms. Boyarde has come a long way as one of the leading custom hand painter – well, more like a multidisciplinary painter as she and her team also work on a variety of medium such as mural and body art.
Outside of her paint works, Ms Boyarde is a world-renowned British artist in her own rights. She has appeared on BBC World News, BBC Radio, BBC 3’s Russell Howard’s Good News and major fashion publications.
Boyarde’s signature style is a blend of “pop art”, witty, playful and statement-making.
Angel Kwok at Louis Vuitton
Different from the other artists we’re introducing, Ms Angel actually works for Louis Vuitton – she’s the in-house artisan at Louis Vuitton Landmark Hong Kong.
All her works are commissioned by Louis Vuitton customers, from SLGs, latest bags to vintage trunks.
If you love more dramatic kind of paint work, Ms Olivia could be the one you’re looking for. Known for her “drip and splash” style ala Jackson Pollock, the Brazilian artist has been commissioned to paint on everything from shoes, jackets, wine bottle to cars, sculptures, Rolex, Birkins and Chanel.