Lumen et umbra Distributor Agreement
About the Designer:Issei Fujita lives and works in Italy since 1999 when he started collaboration with Carpe Diem. His research was more about materials manufacture and visual communication. In March 2006, Fujita showed “Lumen et Umbra” for the first time. Five T-shirt treated with a special technique that allows to print light on the garments. It’s the first collection of a designer-photographer focused on light and his shadings. He has always been fascinated by the traditional simplicity of Japan where he draws his influences. He likes to create a link between past and present, wildlife and big cities, tradition and modernity. That’s why fabrics collection are connected to human’s history as often used in ancient times and by the pastoral tradition. He also does special research on materials, always using innovative treatments and experimental fabrics. For instance his knitwear has made with paper yarn or carbon and metal mixed with wool or cashmere silk and cotton.
Designer: Issei Fujita
Production Area: Italy