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 »]
Ditch Plains is a new film by Loretta Fahrenholz, connecting dancers with a networked city in a state of crisis. The dancers–including Ringmasters Corey, Jay Donn, Marty McFly, Lil Buck, and others–improvise in apartments, streets, and hallways, manifesting an abstract narrative in a dystopian setting.
Ditch Plains is now on view at Reena Spaulings, September 8 – 22, 2013.