In a major exhibition entitled "The Fashion
of Architecture: Constructing the Architecture of Fashion
" (on view from January 11 to March 11), visitors will be encouraged to investigate the contemporary relationship between fashion
In this issue of ChildArt, we will be exploring the connection between fashion
The New York-based Earth Pledge sponsored FutureFashion with some fashion
muscle provided by Barneys New York, the clothing store that epitomizes what's in style.
is like the 'Sex and the City' of the West Coast for teens,'' says Kim Askew, a senior writer at Fashion
Club, an online style report for teens from the Fashion
Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles.
It will not come as breaking news to Artforum readers that commercial fashion
and art photography have long existed in close proximity, with photographers regularly crossing between the two domains.
In her focus on nineteenth-century working-class clothing, for example, Crane analyzes working-class fashion
both in regard to sociologist Georg Simmel's well-known 1904 top-down theory of fashion
diffusion as lower-class imitation, and competing claims by later scholars that democratization best describes changing fashions
in industrializing nations.
People use fashion
either to say something about their own lives and times or to play at being someone else--maybe someone more dramatic or colorful.
The 36-year-old twins, who recently received The Rising Star Award for men's apparel by Fashion
Group International--an association dedicated to promoting global trends in fashion
--are building their label into a powerhouse of style.
A stunning show salutes renegade fashion
designer Rudi Gernreich, who dreamed up the thong -- and the Mattachine Society
No Sweat: Fashion
, Free Trade, and the Rights of Garment Workers edited by Andrew Ross Verso.
Manhattan's leading fashion
industry brokers joined Winoker Realty Company and Brause Realty recently to celebrate the re-launch of 141 West 36th Street as 141 Fashion
Exchange, a building dedicated to serving the needs of New York's fashion
and accessories showroom tenants.
Last season's Los Angeles Fashion
Week was literally a War of the Worlds: a bitter rivalry between New York's 7th on 6th Standard Hotel production forces and those hip homeboys Dean and Davis Factor's Smashbox Studios complex in Culver City.
I would like to correct the recurring misperception that I was a fashion
photographer before becoming an artist, as stated in Kate Bush's article on Roe Ethridge ["All Systems Go," October 2003].
This 2-year-old company is bringing fresh flavor to the fashion