Erwin Olaf’s works depict the unspoken. His stylised and savvy scenarios address taboos, social conflicts and middle class narrow-mindedness – themes that he disguises with skilful aesthetic, in order to unsettle the viewer.
After becoming one of the finalists at ''Who's on next?'' during Pitti Immagine Uomo 2012, and having created the independent label February, he decided to prosecute that experience by starting a solo project: his own brand, Lucio Vanotti.
Works from experienced professionals, students and budding young designers, all sharing the desire to take lace out of its traditional context and to question its identity in a different way. This selection unveils a multi-faceted interpretation of textiles, transparency and lace.
Caterina Gualco - Unimediamodern – and Clelia Belgrado - VisionQuesT contemporary photography – continue their collaboration by presenting the last exhibition of the season “Improbable Rendez-vous: Luigi Ghirri - Gabrielle Strijewski”.
Bellevue, WA - The groundbreaking exhibition Under Pressure, featuring prints from artists including Chuck Close, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, and Andy Warhol, will arrive next month at Bellevue Arts Museum.
For almost 300 years a buried treasure lay undisturbed below one of London's busiest streets. No one knew it was there until workmen started to demolish a timber-framed building in Cheapside near St Paul's Cathedral, in June 1912.
Anders Petersen (Sweden) and Jacob Aue Sobol (Denmark), the two internationally highly acclaimed personal documentary photographers from the Northern Europe are showing their work together for the first time.
"FASHION VICTIMS: The Pleasures and Perils of Dress in the 19th Century"
From the challenges faced by those who produced fashionable dress to the risks taken by those who wore it, this exhibition provides thought provoking insights into what it means to be a fashion victim.
“WILD”. The group show, curated by Dr. Matthias Harder, is featuring 39 international photographers which present their own way of depicting animals. From a still life by Vera Mercer, over creepy spider webs by Sascha Weidner and sweet stuffed animals by Birgit Kleber to taxi dermi by Andrei Liankevich, this exhibition prooves that there isn´t only 1 way to do it.
“Aujourd’hui le monde est mort [Lost Human Genetic Archive]” is a new facet of a series of exhibitions Hiroshi Sugimoto has been elaborating for about ten years, juxtaposing his collections of objects, coming from a range of periods and cultures, and his photographic works.
Foam presents two renowned and controversial projects by photographer and filmmaker Larry Clark. Tulsa (1971) and Teenage Lust (1983) are Clark's earliest bodies of work and reveal a youth culture, which at the time was totally unknown to the greater public.
Dating from the 19th and early 20th century, the garments seen here provide rare or unique testimony to forms of dress and craft that no longer exist. They testify not only to bygone communities, but also to the passion and skill of the maker in every culture and to a sense of beauty that still has the power to enthrall.
ICOSAE comes from the word icosahedron which is a geometric shape with twenty sides. Clothes are built according to force lines, being made entirely of equilateral triangles, it is the symbol of the creation of energy and stability.
Produced by Norway’s National Museum in Oslo, "From the Coolest Corner" is a presentation of Nordic contemporary jewellery today. The works in the exhibition were selected by a jury chaired by Liesbeth den Besten (NL).
Where: Gothenburg, Sweden
When: Until September 21, 2014
More information: http://rohsska.se
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