Military Foliage
Military Foliage
June 27th, 2012

Military Foliage

Binh Danh received his MFA from Stanford University in 2004 and has emerged as an artist of national importance with work that investigates his Vietnamese heritage and our collective memory of war, both in Viet Nam and Cambodia—work that, in his own words, deals with “mortality, memory, history, landscape, justice, evidence, and spirituality.”

Another $5 billion wasted on Defence Budgets, creating masses more surplus
Another $5 billion wasted on Defence Budgets, creating masses more surplus

Over the next year, America’s largest fighting force is swapping its camouflage pattern. The move is a quiet admission that the last uniform — a pixelated design that debuted in 2004 at a cost of $5 billion — was a colossal mistake.

maharishi DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock
maharishi DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock

Maharishi’s DPM:Bamdazzle pattern was inspired by the dazzle paint scheme used on Navy ships, primarily during WWI. It consisted of a complex pattern of geometricshapes in contrasting colours, interrupting and intersecting each other in order to confuse a german torpedo operator as to the direction that the ship was travelling, how far away it was […]

Olek transforms the world with crochet DPM
Olek transforms the world with crochet DPM

Only compulsion could inspire these artists to employ the countless connections, cuts, and knots necessary to create their works.

DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock GA-110 watch
DPM: Bamdazzle x Casio G-Shock GA-110 watch

Wilkinson’s WWI Dazzle concept is merged with bamboo culm’s, in keeping with DPM’s aim to detach camouflage from it’s military associations and promote its natural roots and artistic influence.

maharishi Bonsai Neoprene iPad Case – GQ June 2012
maharishi Bonsai Neoprene iPad Case – GQ June 2012

maharishi Neoprene iPad Case in DPM: Bonsai Woodland featured in this month’s issue of GQ magazine.

From a Camouflage World Map through Camoufuse to Couraflage – Grit Hartung’s camo views
From a Camouflage World Map through Camoufuse to Couraflage – Grit Hartung’s camo views

Born by shaking, fusing, vibrating our continents the Reshuffle-it concept and pattern describes the shake-up process and transformation our world and society is going through.

Dazzle pages: extract from DPM encyclopedia
Dazzle pages: extract from DPM encyclopedia

During WWI, Germany implemented a policy of unrestricted U-boat (submarine) warfare that not only caused massive loss of life and equipment but also threatened the supply of food to England.

maharishi Recycled World War II Camouflage Parachute
maharishi Recycled World War II Camouflage Parachute

Recycled military surplus has always been a permanent feature of maharishi’s mainline collection, including vintage surplus items that are recut and updated with accessory and cord systems.

Olek “I do not expect to be a mother but I do expect to die alone”
Olek “I do not expect to be a mother but I do expect to die alone”

Tony’s Gallery is proud to present “I do not expect to be a mother but I do expect to die alone”, the first UK solo exhibition by Polish-born, New York-based artist Olek.

Special Works School: Camouflage Park Exhibition at maharishi
Special Works School: Camouflage Park Exhibition at maharishi

For those academics with an interest in art and camouflage, tomorrow sees the launch of the Special Works Project Preliminary Report on the continued existence of Camouflage Park within Kensington Gardens.

DPM: Desert Hex 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material AW/11
DPM: Desert Hex 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material AW/11

maharishi’s Autumn Winter 2011 collection, entitled “Into The Light: Survival 2012”, introduces DPM: Desert Hex in 3M Scotchlite Reflective Material into the collection.

maharishi x The Studio – Playstation Network
maharishi x The Studio – Playstation Network

maharishi was invited to contribute a set of Sony Playstation 3 interactive wallpapers. The maharishi Hex theme pack contains DPM: Bamdazzle, Bonsai Forest II, Tigerstripe, Tibetan Elemental and Splinter. Click here for a full preview.

Dior x Anselm Reyle camouflage
Dior x Anselm Reyle camouflage
October 27th, 2011

Dior x Anselm Reyle camouflage

The German artist collaborates with the iconic label on a one-off line of fluorescent camouflage accessories.

maharishi DPM: Bonsai Forest All Terrain Cropped TDU Blazer
maharishi DPM: Bonsai Forest All Terrain Cropped TDU Blazer

maharishi has released a cropped TDU blazer as part of their autumn winter 2011 collection. Featuring the signature DPM: Bonsai All Terrain camouflage in a night colourway.