Monday, November 26, 2012

For Camille // Mariko Mori

You may be interested in the work of Mariko Mori.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Various Artists and Designers

Some artists for inspiration:

Peripathetic Paraphernalia by Maaike Fransen

from b-fies

The work of Chinese designer Ma Ke

Some other images as inspiration for styling: 

From the book Wilder Mann by Charles Freger

you may want to spend some time on the pinterest page of Elizabeth Whiting, New Zealand Costume Designer

From the collaborative, community-based projects of Poncili Company from Puerto Rico


Following are links to student shows from the past, as well as other shows from designers. These might be useful as you think about choreography, music and styling in the weeks ahead.


Kaelie Barnard's Forty Centuries Look Down on Us

Marla Parker's Victory Girls


Sarah Konigsburg's Creation

Katie Coble's ROOST

Erin McAleavy's  Human/Nature

Kyle England's 23:26

Nolla Yuan Dreamscape 30:48

Kate Weintraub's 1:29:22

Sharela Bonfield's FlyGirlRemix 1:39

Antonina Clarke's HUSTLE


Clips from Alexander McQueen's Runway shows with Commentary by Andrew Bolton, curator at the Met's Costume Collection

for more shows visit the archives at Alexander McQueen

For Miranda and Hayley: Comme De Garcon 2012

Thom Browne  FW 2011 

Comme de Garcon 2011

Galliano Fall Winter 2011-12  Menswear

Viktor & Rolf 2010-11

Make Up Artist Alex Box

Gareth Pugh  2011

Thom Browne 2012

Viktor & Rolf 2008

Interview with Iris vanHerpen including scenes of her show 2012

Bernhard Wilhelm's website and video for his 2013 collection

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

You may be interested in this short documentary about Casio Ono and Anti-Christ - which focuses in part on their stage personas and how they dress up to perform.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Central Saint Martins Student Run Fashion Blog

Check out this blog and specifically this post focused on Hayley Grundmann's - one of the students - collection. The interview includes the designers' inspiration collages and sketches, concept development notes, material explorations, runway shows and photo shoots!