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 »]
The video for “Wijd,” off the Massacooramaan debut Dead Long Time EP may be the most accurate representation of the PaleoDiet club kid’s survival kit. Directed by Kingdom and Subtrança, its cluster of party flyers, combo edge knives, and rendered rain water suggest a new evolutionary logic; a neo-primordial ooze littered with refuge of the present day. Dead Long Time is out now on Fade to Mind and is available for download or stream.