"For anyone who thinks a Mark Rothko piece too depressing, fashion textiles designer Helen Bullock’s MA collection is like a fresh breath of life. Bold, bright, glittered shapes and blocks of jarring floral, the Central Saint Martins graduate debuted with a collection in February that seemed to evoke the abstract expressionist’s Seagram Murals – on acid. If this is too far-fetched a scenario, it is only because to intellectualise her work would be to miss the point: Bullock’s visceral relationship with her materials is a direct manifestation of the designer’s own self - vivacious, spontaneous and real.
Spotted by Vauxhall Fashion Scouts, the multi-talented creative from Shropshire – who counts fellow colour zealot Julie Verhoeven a fan - was invited not only to showcase her collection and new samples, but also to live-illustrate the shows held at Freemasons Hall this season. " - article from Dazed Digital, text by Sue-Wei Quek