ST.ART artist Mark Samsonovich and our founder Kamilla Sun had an honor working on the new charity project, organized by Nic Jones of Surface to Air and Jonathan+Olivia, who has recruited a range of creatives to put together a capsule collection 'FAMILY' in aid of the War Child organization.
The charity collection is available now exclusively at Jonathan+Olivia and Colette, with all of the proceeds being donated to War Child.
Virgil Abloh - Off White | Jonathan+Olivia for War Child
Family - (fæmɪli) Word forms: plural families. countable noun. A family is a group of people who are related to each other, who break bread, knock heads and create together.
A Family of eminent individuals with supreme talent spanning the continents have been brought together via creativity and a collective mindset to support WARCHILD.
Head of the family table and project curator is Nic Jones co-founder of Parisian collective Surface to Air, now of Canadian curated clothing multi brand store Jonathan+Olivia.
Jonathan+Olivia was created by Jackie O’Brien (his wife) 12 years ago and is now one of the most prominent stores in North America, breaking and carrying collections such as Vetements, Maison Margiela, Undercover, Yohji Yamamoto, ALYX, Acne Studios, Yang Li to name but a handful.
Graphically led designs from the below list of revered GLOBAL contributors make up a very special capsule collection with a message and conscience.
Virgil Abloh - Off White
Matthew Williams - ALYX
Jamie Webster x Berkeley Poole - Common Good agency
Matty Matheson - VICE TV chef
Fraser Cooke - Nike x Kamilla Sun - St.art NYC
Brian Hill - Aritzia
Pieter Ceizer - graphic designer
Cactus Plant Flea Market
Dan Levy - actor
Mark Samsonovich - NYC artist
Surface to Air - archive design
In a time when there are those doing their best to polarise and terrify the worlds population this project celebrates homogeny, the beauty in youth and coming together as one to send a message
THIS IS FAMILY - WE ARE FAMILY - YOU’RE OUR FAMILY.