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 »]
Rhizome is presenting its fourth annual Seven on Seven conference, an event that unites seven artists with seven technologists, and challenges them to develop a new project in a single day. This year, we’re excited to see DIS Music Editor Fatima Al Qadiri participate, paired with Dalton Caldwell, CEO of App.net. Seven on Seven has always had interesting results, such as Xavier Cha and Anthony Volodkin’s Peep last year, or, from the first Seven on Seven, Ryan Trecartin and David Karp’s amazing riverofthe.net.
DIS Correspondant Ross Leonardy will be covering Seven on Seven live. Hope to see you there!