Hello, My Name is Paul Smith
'The designer Paul Smith should be a pin-up for any aspiring entrepreneurial creative... Plus, he is an endlessly entertaining and quirky chap to read about.' - The Daily Telegraph
'It's ... about how I started and how I work. It's really about showing people that they can start from humble beginnings and progress, because in today's world everything is about big money, networking, fashion shows, hedge funds, financial institutions. It doesn't always have to be that way. It can come from the heart as well.' - Sir Paul Smith
This handsome catalogue celebrates over forty years of the British fashion designer, Paul Smith. The catalogue was published in association with the Design Museum, London, to accompany its is major exhibition on Paul Smith in 2013 which was described by blog, It's Nice That, as 'one of the most enjoyable in the history of shows,..100% infused with happiness and celebration'.
This visually rich catalogue offers a great insight into the mind and world of Paul Smith and features illustrations showing the designer's inspirations of David Bowie, Henry Moore and Martin Parr; hand-drawn designs; archival photographs which work together to create a visual tale of Paul Smith's career, world, work and creative processes.
- Author: Deyan Sudjic, Director, Design Museum
- Hardcover: 272 pages
- Date published: October 2013
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-0847841585
- Product Dimensions: 28.5 x 24.0 x 3.1 cm