Having worked with some of the most illustrious names in a variety of fields, it has been announced that Peter Saville will work with Kanye West to work on the artists identity. Having played a pivotal role in in the Manchest music scene in the 70’s and 80’s notably designing record covers for New Order and Joy Division Saville has since worked with fashion labels like John Galliano, Christian Dior and Stella McCartney the graphic designer recently revealed details of the collaboration at the Global Design Forum in London and mentioned the design would circle around the ideas of “Kanye West” in writing, referencing Yves Saint Laurent’s iconic “YSL” as inspiration.
Peter Saville Announces Plans to Design Kanye West’s Identity
September 17th 2013
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