– to detach from one's daily business to engage in more artistic and intellectual pursuits
In the FW 18/19 Collections, Spurr is organically inspired by his own recent foray into sculpture and interiors. He references the Latin word, Otium – the idea of detaching from one's daily business to engage in more artistic and intellectual pursuits.
Above, Left: Sol LeWitt, "Wall Drawing #46: Vertical lines, not straight, not touching, uniformly dispersed with maximum density covering the entire surface of the wall" 1970 (detail) Pencil on wall.
The collection, rich in fabrication, texture and color, draws upon work from artists such as Sol Lewitt (pictured below), whilst reaffirming the significance of modern tailoring within an otherwise predominantly luxurious sportswear collection.
Above, Right: Sol LeWitt, "Wall Drawing #295: Six Superimposed Geometric Figures"