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TEXTING WITH JURI ONUKI

ILYSM texted with Juri Onuki, the choreographer behind all your favorite moves from Blood Orange and HBO’s We Are Who We Are, about learning to dance for herself, and absorbing the space...

TEXTING WITH WINSTON CHMIELINSKI

ILYSM played phone tag with internationally acclaimed artist, Winston Chmielinski and discussed the process of letting go and starting over.  *The following text messages have been edited and condensed....

GETTING TO KNOW: AJA DEWOLF MOURA

ILYSM commissioned videos from artist Aja DeWolf Moura, a freelancer based in Sonoma County. She works with visual media and music as a means to connect to a greater...

GETTING TO KNOW: CHARLOTTE RAINVILLE

Inspired by her evocative and cinematically charged imagery, ILYSM commissioned Montreal-based photographer, Charlotte Rainville to shoot our latest collection of striped Tabis. 

GETTING TO KNOW: BRIANNA MILLER

Known for her nostalgic multi-layered artwork, ILYSM commissioned artist Brianna Miller on an exclusive run of heel pads.

GETTING TO KNOW: ARIEANNE EVANS

Inspired by her unique photography philosophy that embraces the intimacy of friendship, ILYSM commissioned artist Arieanne Evans aka FRIENDSONFILM  to photograph our latest collections. 

GETTING TO KNOW: DREW DURUJI

ILYSM caught up with New York based photographer and recent ILYSM collaborator, Drew Duruji to discuss their artistic process and creative inspiration. 

Maria Lourdes

“Maria Lourdes’ unapologetic depiction of bodies is a feast for the eyes. Her powerful images of personhood and stunning layers of color and concept are arresting, simultaneously daring...