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 »]
Global .Wav contributor Fatima Al Qadiri is presently on a global tour of leisure, but she didn’t forget to send us a dispatch straight from her WiFi at Lake Como this week. We can’t wait to see what she’s found for us when she returns! – Editors
Germany, 1995 – In 1995 the seminal film Hackers was unleashed onto the general public. In Germany that same year, the über-cheesy techno ensemble, Das Modul, launched their exceptionally titled track “1100101.”
That’s pronounced ” eins, eins, nul, nul, eins, nul, eins,” in case you were wondering.
I’m so impressed. Only Germans can get away with such blatant disregard for words in their song titles. Something of this caliber would never work in America. Although Das Modul’s music is pretty 5H1T, their videos follow the same blissful early internet theme as Iain Softley’s groundbreaking film: PC windows multiplying into a chat room vortex of sexy, dancing avatars.
Check out DIS.DUMP.FM for a similar vibology.