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 »]
Must see show alert! Frank Benson has curated a selection of photos for The Body Issue, a new exhibition at Hannah Hoffman gallery. The sharp language of commercial photography reverberates throughout the show, offset by the artists’ alternative visions of recognizable subjects.
The Body Issue
Curated by Frank Benson, featuring works by Frank Benson, Talia Chetrit, Nancy de Holl, Roe Ethridge, Elad Lassry, Paul Outerbridge, Torbjørn Rødland, Matthew Spiegelman, and Wolfgang Tillmans
See it at Hannah Hoffman Gallery, 1010 N. Highland Ave
Los Angeles 90038
January 14 – February 15, 2014