Crosby Studios designer Harry Nuriev likes to describe himself as a “transformist.” His modus operandi is to take everyday things and transform them into something beautiful – Bic pens into chandeliers, say, or Ugg boot soles into a couch. And now, he’s debuting the latest object of his metamorphic desire: jeans.
This month, the designer is opening his first solo show with the Carpenters Workshop Gallery in Paris, titled “Harry Nuriev: Denim”. As the name implies, it centres around the classic Americana material. But instead of showing it through the traditional form of jeans or a jacket, Nuriev does so