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 »]
July 23rd and 24th at The Kitchen: Artist Robert Melee returns as the curator of another evening of dance, performance art, music, and video.
Organized as an evening of introductions between artists that Melee admires, each artist presents a short performance or video that unfolds in a talent show format on a stage set of Melee’s own design. Melee also adds to the showcase with the presentation of a new performance.
Performances by artists including Blanko + Noiry, Austin McCormick, Ryan McNamara, Melee, Mirror Mirror, MPA, and Matthu Placek, as well as videos by Frank Benson & Nancy de Holl, Kate Gilmore, Marilyn Minter, Jack Pierson, Jacolby Satterwhite, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, and other surprises.