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Interview with the designers of the HIKERS TALE pattern, PIROS Animation

Meet the team behind PIROS Animation, the designers of our HIKERS TALE Collection. The members of the Hungarian animation studio, Bálint, Bence, Domonkos and Vivi tell us about themselves, their way of working and how the HIKERS TALE pattern and animation video were born. YKRA: Tell us a bit about yourself, about PIROS Animation studio and the whole team! Bence: We founded PIROS with Domonkos Erhardt in 2018 while both of us were studying at Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest (MOME). We believed that we would have better chances to start our professional journey together than on our own. For the very same reason, it was Vivien Hárshegyi who first joined us, and Bálint Halasi was the latest...

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Interview with the designer of the OP/420 pattern, Viola Balázs

Meet the designer of our Summer’19 Collection, the talented Hungarian textile designer Viola Balázs, who is telling us a little about herself, her projects and how the OP/420 pattern was born. YKRA: Hi Viola! It’s nice to have you back at our studio! Tell us a bit about yourself and your works! VIOLA: Hi! I’m Balázs Viola, I’m a pattern designer, and I’m so happy to be able to do what I love! Designing patterns means setting up frameworks, making continuous patterns, and what I especially love about it, is to have the freedom of not following anatomy and creating unusual space combinations. I usually work with Hungarian fashion designers, and I founded a silk scarf brand called VYF with...

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MARCIN KOLEJKO X YKRA Interview

We are super stoked about our upcoming collab with the amazing talent Marcin Kolejko, of which we have shown you the T-shirts, but we have more surprises coming your way! Gearing up for the launch we wanted to do an interview with Marcin to introduce him, and find out a little more about the inspirations behind his work! YKRA: Hey Marcin, tell us a bit about yourself. Where are you from and how did you get into graphic design? Marcin: My name is Marcin Kolejko. I am from a small Polish town somewhere near the German border. I am 37 years old, and I’ve been drawing for as long as I can remember, but my adventure with graphics and illustration...

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