JIM ISERMANN X PLACEWARES AT TRINA TURK / MR TURK PALM SPRINGS

Trina​ ​Turk​ ​and​ ​Jonathan​ ​Skow​ ​(aka Mr ​Turk)​ ​will​ ​host​ ​a celebration​ at the Trina Turk / Mr Turk Palm Springs store on Saturday, October 14 from 4-6pm ​for​ ​the​ ​collaboration​ ​between​ ​internationally​ ​known​ ​and​ ​collected​ ​artist​ ​Jim​ ​Isermann,​ ​a​ ​Palm Springs​ ​resident,​ ​and​ ​Placewares,​ ​a​ ​design​ ​house​ ​and​ ​shop​ ​celebrating​ ​its​ ​40th​ ​birthday​ ​next​ ​year​ ​and owned​ ​by​ Turk and Skow’s ​longtime​ ​friends​ ​(and​ ​former​ ​Palm​ ​Springs​ ​neighbors),​ ​Kevin​ ​Lane​ ​and​ ​Shev​ ​Rush.

Isermann​ ​has​ ​designed​ ​a​ ​custom​ ​installation​ ​for​ ​the​ ​windows​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Trina Turk and Mr Turk stores’ ​iconic​ ​1962​ ​Albert​ ​Frey-designed building, which​ ​will​ ​be​ ​revealed​ ​at​ ​the​ ​event​ ​and​ ​stay on display​ ​through​ ​Thanksgiving.​ ​Isermann​ ​will​ ​be​ ​signing​ ​the​ ​product collaborations​, ​​all​ ​of​ ​which​ ​will​ ​be​ ​on​ ​sale​ ​in​ ​the​ ​store.​ ​They​ ​include​ a ​nylon​ ​and​ ​duck​ ​canvas​ ​bag made​ ​in​ ​cooperation​ ​with​ ​Baggu;​ ​three​ ​ceramic​ ​mugs;​ ​three​ ​trays,​ ​a​ ​tray​ ​table,​ ​a​ ​stool,​ ​and​ ​a  coaster​ ​set​ ​in​ ​laminated​ ​birch.​ ​Each​ ​is​ ​emblazoned​ ​with​ ​a​ ​mash-up​ ​of​ ​Jim​ ​and​ ​Placewares’​ ​logos, designed​ ​by​ ​artist​ ​Pae​ ​White,​ ​who​ ​has​ ​also​ ​reimagined​ ​logos​ ​for​ ​MOCA​ ​and​ ​the​ ​Albright​ ​Knox.

“We​ ​look​ ​forward​ ​to​ ​celebrating​ ​the​ ​start​ ​of​ ​the​ ​season​ ​and​ ​the​ ​Jim​ ​Isermann​ ​@​ ​Placewares Collaboration,”​ ​said​ ​Trina​ ​Turk.​ ​“It’s​ ​exciting​ ​to​ ​have​ ​an​ ​artist​ ​of​ ​Jim’s​ ​stature​ ​design​ ​an​ ​installation specifically​ ​for​ ​our​ ​residential​ ​boutique​ ​window.​ ​It​ ​will​ ​provide​ ​a​ ​burst​ ​of​ ​color​ ​on​ ​Palm​ ​Canyon​ ​Drive​ ​for visitors​ ​and​ ​residents​ ​alike.”

JIM ISERMANN X PLACEWARES CELEBRATION
Saturday, October 14, 4-6pm
Trina Turk / Mr Turk Palm Springs
891 N Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
RSVP: palmsprings@trinaturk.com

 

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