Tag Archives: Misha Nonoo

Nonoo: Fall 2014

by Alex R. Travers In rethinking architect Louis Kahn’s design philosophy on natural light and space, Misha Nonoo made sure to do the right thing: not over complicate it. And that made one sharp metaphor for a collection that—emphasized by transparency, line, and color—underscored purity and simplicity. The crux of Kahn’s style, however, was marked …

Resort 2014: Misha Nonoo

by Alex R. Travers This season, Bahrain-born fashion designer Misha Nonoo sought out art references for inspiration. But who can blame her? She is, after all, married to the Eton-educated art cognoscente Alexander Gilkes. The color scheme, inspired by James Turrell neons, was an amalgamation of azure blue and vivid vermillion. There were black-and-white prints …