Last Tuesday, feelings of curiosity, enthusiasm, and skepticism surrounding Airbnb filled the Swiss Institute for a night of discussion on the app’s relationship to architecture. Consisting of Alessandro Bava (Airbnb Pavilion), legendary designer and architect Andrea Branzi (via video projection), Airbnb representatives Rachael Yu and Aaron Taylor Harvey (who tried to avoid being perceived as representatives), and moderated by Sean Monahan (K-HOLE) — the event was almost predestined to provoke spontaneous architectural theories. If one… [read more »]
Snowy Wilderness Presents
TELFAR A/W 2012: SHOP-MOBILE
Recession Art at CULTUREfix
9 Clinton St
New York, NY 10002
Opening Reception/ Presentation
Tuesday, February 14th
On February 14th Snowy Wilderness presents TELFAR Autumn/Winter 2012: SHOP-MOBILE, debuting TELFAR’s 14th ready-to-wear collection and his mobile shop constructed by artist Lizzie Fitch. For A/W12 TELFAR introduces an Autumn/Winter collection heavily influenced by D.I.Y. construction techniques fused with winter activewear—applying detachable and insulated features to winter basics. To release A/W12′s collection, TELFAR will present a multimedia visual experience in correlation with the collection and mobile concept shop. TELFAR Autumn/Winter 2012: SHOP-MOBILE will hold its opening reception & presentation on Tuesday, February 14th from 3–6 PM at RAC at CULTUREfix, and will remain on view until March 4th, 2012. SHOP-MOBILE will be open to the public Tuesdays–Saturdays 12–8 PM and Sundays 12–6 PM. For more information on TELFAR or SHOP-MOBILE please view WWW.TELFAR.NET or TELFAR.TUMBLR.COM.
Videos directed by Jonathan Turner.