ABOUT

The New York City-based avant-garde art collective focuses on the juxtaposition of art and commerce exhibited harmoniously in a digital platform. Founded by childhood friends, visual artist and designer, Edwin Bolta and graphic designer, Ricardo Reyes, aim to create a lifestyle brand through a variety of original product. The company also serves as a creative agency that helps to establish brands through various branding outlets. The agency has gained a reputation through the digitally illustrated portraits by founding partner Edwin Bolta. The artwork depicts the subject’s expressions captured throughout a photographed interview process. Mr. Bolta has created digital portraits of many prominent figures in the art and design industry, including Artist and Graphic Designer, Craig Redman; Artist, Dustin Yellin; Artist, Awol Erizku; Owner of Gering & Lopez Gallery, Sandra Gering; Artist and Owner of the Hole Gallery, Kathy Grayson; and owner of Eli Klien Fine Art, Eli Klein.

FASHION CAPSULES

F/W 2014 NEWCIVILIZATION

NEWTHINGS AND AMO HAD A KICK ASS FASHION SHOW

For this week's Mahal, I headed down to the grand opening of the Lower East Side AMO Studios art space and NEWTHINGS fashion installation. To showcase the gear and new space, a giant cocoon drifted around the statuesque models in cool sandals. Amid the cans of beer and crowd of hip young artists. I caught up with two of the people behind it, Ana Bezanilla and Edwin Bolta, to learn a little more.

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F/W 2013 COLLECTION C NEWCLASSICS

The collection features the following gender-neutral items: a black reversible calfskin leather/neoprene shopper; a black calfskin leather/neoprene clutch; a black neoprene/jersey mesh t-shirt; a black calfskin leather/neoprene snapback baseball cap; a black leather NEWTHINGS embossed key fob; a white 100% organic cotton ILIKENEWTHINGS t-shirt; and a 14” X 14” screen print of painting, Limon,by artist Edwin Bolta.

 

The digital campaign brings to life the concept of NEWCLASSIC by depicting three young, New York City-based, classically trained artists in their respective fields of visual art, music and dance. Each artist uses one of the products for everyday use, showing the reinvention of classics. It features visual artist, Victor Payares; opera singer, Jeffrey Palmer and ballet dancer, Daniela Schiliro. It was directed by NEWTHINGS and filmed and edited by Original Content.

SUMMER 2013 COLLECTION B

NEWTHINGS, New York City-based avant-garde design firm and art collective, launches Collection B, for Summer 2013. Our second collection, Collection B, focuses on the idea of a seamless environment between work and play. It is an artist’s ode to illustration and typography and the ability to get lost in the beauty of both.

NT - SPACE CAPSULE

NEWTHINGS Space capsule collection features three graphic t-shirts inspired by NASA. The images include a NASA space suit, NASA space helmet and NASA glove. X-ray images and photographs show the suits in intricate detail.

NT - ALLOVER CAPSULE

NEWTHINGS Allover first collection features three sublimated t-shirts with NEWTHINGS original art.

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INTERVIEWS

Digitally illustrated portraits by founding partner Edwin Bolta. The artwork depicts the subject’s expressions captured throughout a photographed interview process. Mr. Bolta has created digital portraits of many prominent figures in the art and design industry, including Artist and Graphic Designer, Craig Redman; Artist, Dustin Yellin; Artist, Awol Erizku; Owner of Gering & Lopez Gallery, Sandra Gering; Artist and Owner of the Hole Gallery, Kathy Grayson; and owner of Eli Klien Fine Art, Eli Klein.

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WEB (CLIENTS)

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ART & DESIGN