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 »]
Love and Resources brings together for the first time new work by Timur Si-Qin and Michael Jones McKean. As a starting point for their collective exhibition, the artists use their mutual interest in a new materialism that is accountable to the full diversity of a contemporary experience. The resulting works straddle the complex relationships between meaning, complexity, representation, and materiality.
See the show at Favorite Goods.
Saturday, January 12, 2012
Favorite Goods Los Angeles
936 1/2 Chung King Road
Los Angeles, CA 90012