What is a piece of clothing that “works”? Who is working whom? Is the one who poses the one who actually “works” hardest? The S/S 2017 collection of Berlin-based, Swedish- Vietnamese designer NHU DUONG entitled ‘WORK COLLECTION’ plays with the ideas of professionalism, leisure and appropriateness through a range of garments that are inspired by work outfits and hobby uniforms. Overalls, raw denim outfits, kung-fu pyjamas, biker pants, baggy tights and gloves, bomber-jackets, bomber suits,… [read more »]
Last week we brought you Photo 101: The Death of the Photographer. This week we present a series of photos of Adidas socks taken in a private backyard in California from an anonymous eBay’er. This may be confounding, important, or banal but it resonates with us. Photography is not dead, rather at a crossroads and eBay is one of the unlikely places that it is flourishing.