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Shivan & Narresh on Their Instagram Favourites

45 Weeks Ago
For our third #InstaInspiration piece we caught up with resort wear power duo Shivan & Narresh. Both artists at heart, their love of design, colour and texture comes out in the Instagram accounts they’ve selected as their favourites.

Shivan

@zimandzou 

Zim & Zou, Zim & Zou inspiration, Zim & Zou paper art

I simply adore the delicately crafted paper art by them - it displays minimalism with the tone-on-tone models and an incredible understanding of coloured planes in their vibrant series.

@ybryksenkova

Yelena Bryksenkova, Yelena Bryksenkova illustrator, Yelena Bryksenkova Los Angeles, Yelena Bryksenkova L.A

Her naive art inspired illustrations are extremely interesting and quirky. She manages to balance skewed perspective angles with brilliantly illustrated cultural elements, humans, animals and flora. 

@woodlucker 

Ann Wood, Woodlucker, Ann Wood Woodlucker, botanical art, handmade, handmade botanical art

The sculptural artists resonate with the nature-obsessed side of me with a fresh breath of craft blending realism in objets d'art.

Narresh

@marisemaas

Marise Maas, Marise Maas Melbourne, Marise Maas Australia, Marise Maas illustration

Marise is an artist who speaks a language and uses an aesthetic I relate to. Her work has a sense of childlike naivete and innocence which I connect with.

@illustrarts

Art Collector, Illustration, illustrators

This is a platform where you can find a lot of surreal art that’s related to very mundane topics. The images have a strong sense of identity and combine surrealism with everyday life in a unique way.

@ngaiolenz

Ngaio Lenz, Australian Artist, Ngaio Lenz Melbourne, Ngaio Lenz Australia, Ngaio Lenz Artist

Another artist whose use of colour and texture I relate to. There’s a great flatness to her paintings and maturity of colour that serve as great inspiration for both fashion and décor.