“The extra that I begin going by information and album paintings, it begins to turn into about how I can take this type of media that I grew up with and create one thing totally new,” Sean Brown — furnishings designer and the most recent topic of Hypebeast Visits — says. It’s a easy and clear system that the founder has adopted when establishing his artistic entities Curves by Sean Brown and Hypatia — the previous of which is based on turning hip hop nostalgia into dwelling items whereas the latter is an architectural design agency that focuses on house making and curation.
Brown began to generate noise on the earth of design for his album-inspired rugs, a few of which referenced culture-shifting information akin to Ye‘s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Sade‘s Love Deluxe, Jay-Z‘s Vol. 3… Life and Occasions of S. Carter and extra. And since then, he’s expanded his wings into different classes of furnishings design akin to making ceramic piggy banks that draw from retro Nike shoe bins, inflatable chairs, puddle mirrors and extra. “All of us acknowledge the label that’s on a shoe field,” Brown tells Hypebeast. “That’s the form of factor that I’m occupied with, how will you say so much with saying a bit of?”
The adaptive and personable Curves founder confirmed us round his whimsical Toronto showroom and mentioned every part from how he began designing, his favourite cultural references, his ambitions throughout the world of house and extra. Watch the total video above to study their full story.
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