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 »]
Until October 19th, Norweigan photographer Torbjørn Rødland is showing his latest work at Algus Greenspon, New York (71 Morton Street). Rødland continues to explore his brand of heightened normalcy, as he captures improbable moments in simple, unadulterated contexts. We’re really drawn to the empty Starbucks cup (see below).