Icelandic born and a graduate of Central St Martin’s, Kristjana S Williams’ illustration work spans the worlds of fashion, homeware and prints and has gained widespread critical acclaim. Her fashion brand, KSW Studio, creates magical landscapes, filled with impossible, exotic creatures, by interweaving fragments of Victorian engravings with contemporary illustration and colouring.
Kristjana is a regular exhibitor at Outline Editions who showcase and sell her work through exhibitions and as part of their collection at Libertys on Regent Street. Outline Editions will be launching an exclusive new collection of prints by Kristjana for her solo show “Anachroquarianism” at Shapero Rare Books and as part of their new collection at Designjunction from the 20-23rd September for London Design Festival 2012.
Recent work includes large scale mural displays at the V&A for the London Design Festival and a solo exhibition, “Dyragardurin”, at Outline Editions’ temporary gallery in Soho. Collaborations include work with heritage furniture maker George Smith and wallpaper designer Cole & Son, and commissions for the Chanel Group.
Uses packaging that is made of recycled or recyclable materials.
Pays the local minimum wage and/or the local living wage.
This brand has certifications.
Considers the social and environmental factors in the design process.
Forest Stewardship Council