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 »]
The Arrival of the Rainbow Children, 1999
Bindis, pills, crystal temples,kratom powder, pastel hair and morphing cross cultural beauty! Dutch artist Micha Klein’s work fuses Ibiza club culture with computer graphics, beauty advertisement, fashion photography and web design to produce a techno-utopia we can all believe in.
Klein is also the original live VJ!
“I believe art can be very life-affirming. Art can be very happy and can have beauty and this can be attained without the work being shallow. Happy can be very deep.” –Micha Klein Flash Art, October 1999
“It’s where the new spiritual background is and where art is happening now, instead of the church, it’s the club. The house of love.” -Micha Klein Flash Art, October 1999