About The Artist
Rene Camarillo • Los Angeles, CA
Clothing - Accessories • WHOLESALE AVAILABLE • CUSTOM COMMISSIONS
b. East Los Angeles Rene Camarillo is an East Los Angeles born and raised creator who produces hand crafted apparel with themes of immigration, labor, cholo silhouettes, and other personal East Los Angeles mementos. In an industry where commerce overtakes creativity, Rene Camarillo continues to cross examine and critique social engagement of fashion fiber and materials. With storytelling collections and wearable art that investigate the prescribed narrative of the Latinx existence, Camarillo established the design label, destacarse., where Rene Camarillo hand patterns, constructs, and produces each abstract garment with both integrity and curiosity.
Q&A with the Artist
Tell us how your work is made.
My garments and craft work is investigative. I begin with research and an origin inspiration. I hand pattern, construct, and produce each abstract garment and art piece with both integrity and curiosity.