Séniors actuels magazine
Publication on July August 2019
France – Belgium
Charles Landston : Art and Fashion
Interview with Charles Landston, artistic director, creator / stylist and founder of the Charles Landston brand.
It’s with elegance and rigour in her creations that this all-round artist wants to mark her difference and her uniqueness !
Seniors Actuels magazine : When fashion meets Art … you tell us what happens ?
Charles Landston : Although they seem to come from different worlds, the links which unite them, it is certain, encourages creation and innovation. (smiles).
Seniors Actuels magazine : Where does it come from this striking passion you have for Art and Fashion ?
Charles Landson : This devouring and intense passion for the arts architecture, fashion and foreign cultures and my adoration of beauty and elegance developed very early in my childhood, thanks to my father, a music lover and an all-round and talented artist.
I was still very young when he introduced me to music by teaching me the piano, singing and also introduced me to drawing and oil painting.
As well, my mother, a leatherwork artisan and seamstress, proudly enriched me with her feminine cultures by teaching me, little by little, sewing and the distinction and art of clothing.
At barely 5 years old, I could draw, create and innovate my own clothes by blending my two passions : Art and Fashion.
Self-taught, ingenious and by nature curious, throughout my life I have never lost the desire to learn and increase my knowledge in all areas.
Growing up, this unconditional passion for art, fashion, beauty, elegance, innovation … has led me to create my own brand of tee-shirt, the « Art-T », Charles Landston …