Cristo Noir is a designer, creative director, music producer, and founder of 12 Noir. His work explores the intersection between art, technology and human connection. Cristo is a pioneer in his versatile approach to art; working across disciplines of fine art, photography, design, film, fashion and performance.
Cristo Noir is a designer who develops his career in different fields: Design, photography, videography, painting, and creative direction. His first project was Saint Black, a brand that made the first ever gold- plated custom device for the most famous product on the market. The brand gained notability worldwide and later started specializing in fashion.
His most important project is 12 Noir, a brand that conceptualizes the idea of creating enduring designs. Through the application of smart design and premium materials, 12 Noir aims to create superior tools and tech wear for humans. Cristo’s work can be characterized by an emphasis on the color black and distinctive graphics, such as the repeated use of “XII” in his work. XII represents the number 12.
The designer conceptualizes the idea of the color black being represented in our galaxy, and the number 12 as the number of time. For example, there are twelve months in a year, twelve astrological signs, twelve hours in a day. According to numerology 12 is the number of creative and individualistic self-expression as well as cosmic order.