Through this Unlimited Victorinox Series, I would like to invite all of the devotee of SAK to contribute to the rescue of Orangutans.
Which animal(s) did you choose as a visual and why?
Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus), because the status of now critically endangered according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
What culture or region does the animal stand for?
Sumatera/kalimantan island, Indonesia
What story does your design tell?
Since Orangutans suffer from forest loss as their original habitat, in this design, all of the trees look leafless as a result of forest fires caused by humans.
What style did you choose for your design and why?
Batik "Megamendung" from Indonesia, mix-patterned batik which reflects of masculine and dynamic, Mega = Cloudy, and Mendung = weather . It has a philosophical sense of rain carrier or giver of soil fertility, with colors that blend characteristically and modern.
Please make sure you have filled out your country of origin in your profile! It’s important that the regional Victorinox team understands the cultural background of your design.
Have you used any third-party material? Even if you’ve modified or combined it, please know that in this project no stock material is accepted. See “Guidelines, regulations & comments” (in the brief)
No i haven't
To be featured on facebook as the Victorinox "Pick of the Day" please write a short statement about you (see more details in the brief).
hello! I am Apandi, and I live in Manado, Indonesia I work here as a designer since many years. I created this design for Victorinox cause I think Through this design, together we can save orangutan from extinction, I combine orangutans ilustration and a batik pattern from indonesia, with exclusive coloration method of batik "megamendung"