In 1972, Founded in Japan with the concept “eyewear for dressing as a fashion accessory”, EYEVAN was one of the initiative that expressed eyewear as fashion. Since it was re-launched in 2017, EYEVAN has been evolving to be a brand that goes beyond fashion, creating a new outlook and giving impact on culture, such as art, music and literature.
With the first collaboration, EYEVAN launched an eyewear collection with distinctive curving details designed by the world leading product designer, Tokujin Yoshioka.
Spring in 2019, EYEVAN releases the second collaboration models based on a concept of “NEW WAVE”, working together with London based legendary photographer, Dennis Morris.
CONCEPT >>> NEW WAVE
A model inspired by the sunglasses that one of the top artists,John Lydon was wearing when Dennis took a picture of him. As a photographer, Dennis designed and mixed detailed features of cameras into this model.
CR39, original 2 curved partially mirror lenses are combined with original 3.2mm thick titanium rim. βtitanium temple core is used to maximize comfortable fitting.
A model inspired by the large-sized sunglasses that Dennis himself was wearing when he was young.
As a photographer, Dennis designed and mixed detailed features of negative films onto the temple core of this model. CR39, original colors and 6 curved lenses that complement this large-sized sunglasses are adopted.