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ALEX LONDON | CORVUS + CRUX FEATURED IN SYN MAG

Journal Entry: Tue Jul 22, 2014, 1:52 PM
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Alex London
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United States
Welcome. You have reached the Deviant Art for CORVUS + CRUX

ORVUS
noun \ˈkȯr-vəs\
: a small constellation adjoining Virgo on the south

CRUX
noun \ˈkrəks, ˈkru̇ ks\
: an essential point requiring resolution or resolving
an outcome

with love,
CORVUS 十 CRUX


CORVUS 十 CRUX is the rebirth of American born designer Alex London.Based out of NYC, CORVUS 十 CRUX possesses a deep need to to capture the images seen in the darkest and most beautiful parts of the human mind. To that end, the label uses less than conventional techniques to achieve each vision. Our lead designer, Alex London began designing formally at the F.I.T
Pre-college program at fifteen. Alex attended Parsons and held various internships before a chance encounter with another designer allowed a mentor-ship that created the foundation, skills, and drive for Alex to pursue a solo career. In the fall of 2010, Alex officially created the signature label “ALEX LONDON.” However, after several years of business Alex was no longer affiliated with the original label. In the spring of 2013 the designer was tempted to move on under a new brand. CORVUS 十 CRUX is the product of this renewal in life and in art, with the staples of collections that evoke the dark, dramatic, and ethereal, with inspirations drawn from worlds of another time, and worlds of another fantasy. Long flowing gowns and high collars evoke a sense of the grandeur, while low necklines, low backs, and beautiful fits accentuate the beauty of the feminine form. Each piece is sculpted with unconventional techniques and individual care to play with the strengths of each fabric.


Publications include Vogue Taiwan, a Vogue gallery exhibition, Harper’s Bazaar Vietnam, ELLE Man Vietnam, Hunger Magazine, Adon, Factice, Kurv, Jimon, and Z!NK Magazine March cover
featuring Taylor Momsen. CORVUS 十 CRUX pieces have been worn by a plethora of celebrities that include Carmen Dell’Orefice, Anne Hathaway, Taylor Swift, Kat Deluna, Raja Gemini, and Amanda Palmer. CORVUS 十 CRUX ‘s first pret-a-porter collection “Blood Red, Sister Rose” was released exclusively in Japan via Monoco for Resort 2013. Recently, CORVUS 十 CRUX made a surprise debut in the most recent commercial campaign for Canon Japan with makeup artist Yuko Takahashi as well as an advertorial campaign with Lexus that has come out this summer.


"Kagami" for New York Fashion Week:

Within the mirrors of ourselves the garments of " Kagami " parallel as they fade from black, blue-grey, grey, greyish brown, brown, to cream, white, and a finally deep crimson. Floating chiffons and silk tulle make up the collection and are paired with stiff metal cage-like structures. The contrast of the metal with the light weight sheer fabrics shows us an interpretive form of the bound nature of the human spirit. As the garments move and flow like water, the metal cage keeps us bound in the fabrics. Whilst the bone woven into the metal plays off a mirror of our "inner" selves.


CORVUS 十 CRUX would love to hear from you! Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments you may have.

new york, new york
tel: (347) 688-5265
email:
contact@corvuscrux.com
press@corvuscrux.com
sales@corvuscrux.com
web:
www.corvuscrux.com

with love,
CORVUS 十 CRUX
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:icondiimiitrii:
diimiitrii Featured By Owner 2 days ago  New member Hobbyist Photographer
YOUR PICTURES ARE TOTALLY AMAZING, YOU ARE AWESOME ;)
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corvus-crux Featured By Owner 2 days ago  Professional General Artist
I'm a designer, but I'm glad you like them regardless :)
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phydeau Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful gallery!
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corvus-crux Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional General Artist
Thank you so much <3
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FallenEcho Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2014  Professional General Artist
Beautiful work. Very inspiring.Heart 
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corvus-crux Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional General Artist
Thanks so much <3 <3 <3
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3wyl Featured By Owner May 13, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello! :wave:

Thank you for joining CRPhotography ~ the central heart of the Photography Gallery on deviantART! :love:

To help you get started with the group, please check out our Important Information box to find out how we can help you, including submitting your photographs into the group, receiving constructive feedback, promoting your photography contests and more! Specific information on how to submit your work can be found here.

We also have a lot of things happening at the moment, some of which are:

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:bulletorange: Get your work critiqued!

:bulletpurple: Check out our blog for our latest Photography Game for a chance to win :points:!

We also have a Monthly Contest on Flowers and Plants. Check it out and participate! :la:

We hope you enjoy the group!

~ 3wyl and Kaz-D
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LeriaS114 Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2014
Très difficile de choisir quelle est la plus belle !!!!! je me suis régalé devant autant de perfection et d'originalité .....Bravo Monsieur L'Artiste .
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corvus-crux Featured By Owner May 12, 2014  Professional General Artist
<3 <3 <3 Merci beaucoup !!!
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QCC-Art Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
ever visited the QCC Art Gallery?

qcc-art.deviantart.com/
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