Sotheby's Paris selected one of my neon lights for the NOW auction and exhibition, next to that they invited me to do a live painting at the opening night,
Tommy Hilfiger invited me to design a serie of limited edition boxer shorts. The Lucky Underwear pack consists of 4 boxershorts, two with various typographical designs and two with an abstract typographical all over print. The Lucky Underwear pack brings you luck. Your fresh underwear is the first thing you put on in the morning, the best way to get lucky is start to day is with your Lucky boxershort.
I created a spread for the latest issue of Shoes Up magazine, issue nr. 50, now available in stores.
At the brand new Generator Hostel in Amsterdam I painted two elevator shafts. See above the view from the inside of the glass elevators.
KENZO released three new unisex parfums, the KENZO TOTEM serie. For this occasion they followed me for a day and made a little video portrait.
Japanese multi brand retailer ABAHOUSE invited me to design a capsule collection of graphic t-shirts for the new spring season. The Ceizer x ABAHOUSE collection is produced in limited quantities and is exclusively available at all the ABAHOUSE stores in Japan.
I just released my first book; Love Letters. The Love letters book contains a selection of my best 128 typographical artworks. The drawings are a reflection of my thoughts and my love for letters. 19 x 21 cm, hardcover, 128 pages. The book is now available online here.
I designed the cover artwork for Anouk's latest single, 'Hold Me', a duet with Douwe Bob.
Los Angeles based brand The Quiet Life invited me to design a graphic for theit latest collection. 'The Quiet Life' design I did is applied to various items like sweaters, t-shirts and socks. The Ceizer x The Quiet Life collection is now available in stores and will be available online soon.
Parisien Burger Gourmet Blend is going to open a new location in Ménilmontant . The new Blend will open in February 2015. To let the people in Paris know something great is coming, Blend invited me to paint their palisade. 'La vie est chanmé' is French slang for 'Life is great / wicked'.
Parisien luxury concept store colette invited me to create a limited edition candle and lighter. A candle is something you light to create a nice atmosphere, a nice smell or when you're thinkin' about somebody. Together with the Hottie lighter, this resulted being the perfect gift to your lover or soon to be lover. The candle and lighter are now available at colette or in the Ceizer webstore.
New prints, drawings, an 8m canvas, 3D typos and more at my 'Love Letters' exhibition. It runs till July 27th. L'Imprimerie, 16 rue saint merri, Paris.
Dutch denim store Baretta celebrates their three year anniversary. Together with Canadian denim brand Naked & Famous they invited me to create an unique pair of jeans.
We created an 13.75 ounce Japanese left hand twill selvedge denim, with a 'skinny guy' fit. I designed a typographical design for the 11 oz veggie tanned leather patch '3 Years of High Rollin' and the navy pocket flasher 'Oh lord, more than 1000 days of straight success'.
This anniversary pair of jeans is produced in a limited quantity of 75 pieces and is available now at the Baretta Denim store in The Hague, Vlamingstraat 47, The Netherlands, and online at www.barettajeans.nl
Leading US multibrand retailer INTERMIX invted me to collaborate with Parisien brand ELEVENPARIS to created 5 crewneck sweaters celebrating the opening of 5 new INTERMIX stores. For each store I created an unique design.
Leading Japanese brand and retailer Édifice celebrates it’s 20th anniversary. Especially for this jubileum, Édifice invited me to create a capsule collection. The collection consists of a limited edition Starter snapback carrying a ‘Merci Bien’ script embroidery, two ‘Merci Bien’ crewneck sweaters and three t-shirts which read ‘Merci un million du fois’ (thank you a million times). The t-shirts and sweaters are produced in Europe and made of the finest Japanese jersey cotton. The Ceizer x Édifice collection is exclusively available at all Édifice stores in Japan and online here.
German beer brand Warsteiner invited met to come to the Bloom Hotel in Bruxelles to do a typographical window drawing for the theme 'Warsteinerart'.
Parisien based magazine Shoes Up just released theit new issue for the Spring 2014 season. The theme for this issue was Escape. Shoes Up invited me to make a double page with typographical designs in the mag on top of that my lettering is featured on the cover. The pic was taken by Cameron Gardner from LA. Now let's get the hell outta here.
Coterie is a luxury eyewear concept with multiple stores based in Shanghai en Bejing. Coterie invited me to draw a few show windows and to design some limited edtion Iphone cases. This first collab we did together turned out successfully, meaning together we're already working on new projects.
Legendary Hong Kong retailer I.T. invited me to design a capsule collection to celebrate their 25th anniversary. The Silver Jubilee collection consists of a crewnecksweater with 10 printed anniversary patches on the sleeves and a black on black embroidery on the left chest. Next to that a serie of two typographical t-shirts in black and white reading ‘Caviar for breakfast’ and ‘Oh Yeah’. The items are European made using pre-shrunk heavy weight cotton. The Silver Jubilee Capsule collection is exclusively available at the I.T. HYSAN ONE store in Hong Kong and in the Studio Ceizer webstore, here.
Amsterdam's luxury bookstore MENDO invited me to draw some typos on their shop windows. Next to the hand lettering, I draw two vintage girls, who invite you in; Welcome folks! If you have the chance to pass by the store, check out the result and walk in at MENDO, Berenstraat 11 in Amsterdam, for the finest selection of photography-, design- and art books.
G-shock has selected a team of designers to create an unique concept. The team consist of Ontfront, Filling Pieces and URBMATH and me. Together we've created a black on black full leather G-Shock with a typographical triangle box, which will be presented in a 3 meter high leather pyrimid installation. The official realease date is 28th of November in Berlin at the G-Shock G-Sessions event. The watch comes in a highly limited edition of 20 pieces only, which makes it a true collectors item.
I've created a capsule collection in collaboration with Parisien luxury concept store Colette. The collection consists of a melton wool New Era cap with a 'Chapeau' embroidery, the 'Chemise' crewneck (French for buttonshirt), an abstract typo tee in 5 colors and the 'Allumettes' lighter (French for matches). The collection is only available at colette & the webstore, see here.
Proud to present you my brand new exhibition at colette in Paris. The 'Wake Up' show, from July 15th till 31st of August. This show contains a serie of my latest abstract typographical works on paper as well as my latest limited edition decks. Inside world's finest luxury concept store I've made a mural which reads 'Everything's gonna be great'. Next to that I've drawn Colette's garage door. If you have the chance walk in at 213 Rue Saint-Honoré in Paris, France. Or just visit online.
I grew up in Amsterdam in the 90's and spent most of my time at the old 'Museumplein' spot. This used to be a place where skaters, graffiiti writers, hipsters and vandals got together. The skatescene taught me all about style, flips and freedom. As an ode to my first inspiration, I've created a serie of 5 typographocal decks. The 'Alphabet Tryptique' is a hand drawn chalk sketch of the alphabet devided of three decks in blue, black and bordeaux. Next to the tryptique is a serie two decks with an all over prints, both consisting of abstract typographical forms in vintage pastel colours.
All decks come in a limited edition of 30 pieces, exclusively produced in France. Great as a piece of art on your wall or just to actually skate. Available at selected skate boutiques like Ben G, Toms & 24/7 Skatestore.
It's been exactly one year since the Dutch designer Pieter Ceizer and Parisian brand Enswear met through the broad arms of world's finest retail store colette. It was the beginning of an inspiring international bondage with creative outcome, representing La vie Sauvage des Parisiens. A metaphor for the untamed life. This motto became a movement.
This self made – international family became the inspiration for director Lisa Smidt to create a new film which symbolizes this empowering connection.
Paris based brand EN'S or Enswear is known for their luxury products and conceptual streetwear items. Especially for EN'S, Ceizer created this art nouveau style design. La vie sauvage des Parisiens, means the wildlife of the Parisiens. Made for all Parisiens and Paris lovers. The sweater comes in bordeaux and navy with a light creme print. 320 gs pre-shrunk cotton.
Baskèts is a sneaker & footwear boutique from Amsterdam. Especially for Baskèts, Ceizer created a script logo crewneck and a typographical t-shirt. The crewneck sweater comes with a light creme chainstich embroidery, both items in pre-shrunk cotton. Limited edition of 50 pieces. Only available at Baskèts, Elandsgracht 59, Amsterdam.
'Clockwork' is an abstract typographical silk creen print in 5 colors. 100 x 140 cm.
Brand new in the app store is the Ceizer Iphone App. Downlod the Ceizer app and you'll be the first to get the latest Ceizer artworks and wallpapers for your phone, next to that you can share the graphics easily on facebook and twitter. The app is all free. See here.
Ceizer teamed up with Parisien concept store colette. To celebrate the fact that colette has been carrying PL clothing for one successful year now, Ceizer has created an anniversary design especially for Paris' finest retailer. The freehand type design t-shirt reads ‘It feels like we made it to the stars’. The typo is printed in blue on a heather grey t-shirt. The anniversary edition is produced in a limited quantity, and is avaibable exclusively at colette, see here. Talented director Lisa Smidt made the video for this special anniversary collabo project. The music is made by composer Perquisite.