April 2009 - I: Political Fashion
April 2009 - II: The Power of Fashion for Identity & Status
April 2009 - III: Opinion about men, style, internet...
May 2009 - I: Designing the media, Zeitgeist of music
May 2009 - II: Fashion archives history, Your perfect design, The luxury of recycled trash
June 2009 - I: The Unexpected in Fashion, Art, Music, Life
June 2009 - II: Balance between Feminism-Fashion, Ergonomics-Fashion...
July 2009 - I: Traveling time has started - Munich, Dubai, Paris, Vienna, Berlin, London...
July 2009 - II: Building Fashion Brands; Trends FW9/10 & SS10
July 2009 - III: Street Style
Aug 2009 - I: Photography around the world, Urban nomad
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Through a Lens People photography
from the Getty Images Hulton Archive between 1900 and 1990. Fashion
designer Mary Quant, babies in cages, Sex Pistols outside Buckingham Palace…
…has chosen Arab
and Iranian photography. Curator Catherine David has selected galleries from Tehran, Dubai etc. for giving photographic statements from a poorly documented but emerging…
The French fashion house Givenchy describes the world of modern men with the
words: "In our high-tech nomadic era of multimedia and modernity,
experiences can be shared anywhere, any time"...
by Karin Sawetz
The 'mobile style' with
its modern communication tools has reached people globally. In this context,
the art on the streets becomes a subject of interest for Fashionoffice. Let's
go in front of the door!
The boardshorts are
originally designed in the 70s/80s during the new wave, post punk era. The
patterns are inspired by the Standard hotels in Hollywood, Downtown LA, Miami, NY. On the waistband you can find a Quik Tips City Guide…
...will receive the
Cultural Award of the German Photographic Association during the 3rd
Fotofestival Mannheim-Ludwigshafen-Heidelberg. Tillmans became worldwide
successful with direct photography of street…
Hyphen summer 2009
Sun-protection can be an
expensive luxury. To reduce costs, cover the body with special and proven
textiles; for the other parts use sun cream! Hpyhen offers UVA- and UVB-
sun-protection wear for women, men, and kids...
Nike Women fall 2009
Under the title 'Urban
Playgrounds' Nike summarizes developments such as guided outdoor trainings
organized by gyms for the ones who haven't experienced the new 'playgrounds'
Couture summer 2009 Well-equipped with whips and masks, the 'Pleasure'-pieces
promenaded… Vienna Insight by Karin Sawetz. When the sun is burning the air, it's the only time through the
year that the Viennese confess that…
'The Trend is your Friend' …invites to a playful experience of the past, the present and the
future. The interactive installation is about our environment and how it is
shaped by fashion or the analysts of economic trends…
Sigg summer 2009
The Swiss maker of
reusable water bottles presents over 100 new designs. One of them is made of
good, bad fortune and everyday symbols. The symbols look like flowers that
form a butterfly…
Let's have a look back
to the 70ies through the eyes of the fashion photographer F.C. Gundlach to
check how German voters manipulated the election promotions in their favor or
(‘Short Messages’ from the cover of www.fashionoffice.org in chronological
in the public space, in the mass media, and on computers! ‘The
Matrix: An Unstable Reality’ is the central exhibition at the 28th
Biennial of Graphic Arts in Ljubljana, 4 Sept – 25 Oct 2009. Does
a medium stay the same once it incorporates new technologies in its
discourse? What is the social power of those who possess the matrix?
More than eighty artists show their works www.mglc-lj.si
in Search of Style‘ is the title of Eindhoven’s Designhuis
exploration of a new lifestyle where humans are seen as an integral part
of the ecologic cycle. Information technology has set humans free from a
fixed location within the urban environment... 7 Aug - 27 Sept
- Elliot is
working as an interior designer in Greenwich Village. He feels empowered
by the gay rights movement… Watch the trailer for the new movie
(release mid Aug) ‚Taking Woodstock’, directed by Ang Lee,
starring Demetri Martin as Elliot Tiber who was one of the
‘makers’ of the 1969's Woodstock Music and Arts Festival.
Songs from The Grateful Dead, The Doors, Jefferson Airplane etc. Video
- UK based designers, artists are
presenting themselves in a voting to win a free flight to one of the
destinations of British Airways www.greatbritons.ba.com
Viennese club people seen through the eyes of photographer Thomas
Unterberger (www.oneshot.at) is presented in the exhibition Manyshots at
the play.fm Lounge in Vienna from 31 Jul until 22 Aug www.play.fm
- Join the
Roma/Gypsy Pavilion at the 54th Venice Biennale 2011! The Arts and
Culture Network Program of the Open Society Institute (OSI) calls for
proposals (deadline for submissions: 14 Sept 2009)
‘Search and Destroy’ with Peaches and Iggy Pop on stage.
Peaches is on tour in Europe: 7 Aug Berlin, 15 Aug Saint-Malo, 22 Aug Hasselt, 29 Aug Lyon, 30 Aug London etc. (details on www.myspace.com/peaches). Watch the
video on www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VuVbyvYsqM
Austrian Poolbar Festival just announced the next events such as the New York band Telepathe www.myspace.com/telepathe on 6 Aug, or the ‘Focus on
Fashion’ www.focusonfashion.org show on 7 Aug. The festival runs
until 16 Aug www.poolbar.at.
Gang have so many fantastic videos none of us in the office are doing
any work…”! Video: ‘Stop in the name of love’ by
Bang Gang. Coming acts of Bang Gang, Nouvelle Vague, Phoebe Killdeer,
Melanie Pain, Clare & The Reasons etc are published on
www.getyouractstogether.net. Video on
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