Formation Collection - Brown Thomas
The Formation Collection
A collection of work inspired by movement and expressed kinetically in print.
The work, a series of 5 limited edition prints illustrated and hand printed with a multitude of mono printed layers and finished with hand painted touches where showcased as part of Art & Style in collaboration in Dublin's top luxury store Brown Thomas. One of six artists selected by Creative Director John Redmond, Jill & Gill took over a Brown Thomas windows and gallery space within the store over a six week period. Pushing the boundaries and their skill sets they created five 2x1 meter hand printed panels, three of which hung in one of the Grafton St windows over the six weeks while from March 21st-28th the additional two panels hung in-store .
Maria Nilsson Waller and Kevin Coquelard.
Maria is a dance artist, choreographer and designer. She trained at Royla Swedish Balletschool and Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance, and furthered her studies at E.C.S.D Rosella Hightower, France. She is regularly in collaboration with artists from other discuplines such as musicians, composers, filmmakers and photographers and also composes and designs her own work. Kevin began dance in theatre as a child in Paray-Le-Monial, France. In 2008, he entered Conservatoire National Supérieur de Muisque et de Danse in Paris where he danced in choreographies by Hofesh Schecter and Itzik Galili.