Bradley Quinn interviewed by Federico Poletti on the occasion of Polimoda Textile Day: a truly inspirational method to understand how fashion will be changing in the next 50 years.
First Polimoda Day – November 28, 2013
The world of textiles from tradition through to the latest news on current production.
After globalization, with the downfall of ideologies and the affirmation of the internet as new environment, the ideals of fashion and luxury have become strictly individual. Therefore, designers who want to start-up their brand, managers who want to find a fine tuning with their clients and communication agents who need to reach their audience in a more effective way, they all have to consider the techno-primitive side of branding, levering on psychology and anthropology more than on metrics and frames.
From concept to content to context. Fashion fascination becomes an essential experience, giving form to meaning and matter. Wednesday October 16, 2013 5.30 pm Aula Magna Villa Favard Manon Schaap | Creative Director After graduating in Fashion Design at ArtEZ, Arnhem in The Netherlands, Manon began her career as a creative director in Paris at [...]
Diane Pernet presents The 6th Edition of ASVOFF CENTRE POMPIDOU October 11th-13th, 2013 View ASVOFF 6 Trailer A Shaded View on Fashion Film’s Program
One.0.One New.Visions Thursday September 26th, 2013 from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Villa Favard Via Curtatone, 1 Florence, Italy The Master’s Final Event 2013 takes place on September 26 starring graduating students of Polimoda’s International Master’s programs. One.0.One New.Visions presents 101 graduating students from six different courses. The students of Fashion Design Advanced, Footwear & [...]
The world of photography is found in Arles from July 1 to September 22, 2013 The exhibition of Arles celebrates 44 years, and the city has become the world’s capital of photography. Founded in 1970 by photographer Lucien Clergue, writer Michel Tournier and historian Jean-Maurice Rouquette, the Arles photography festival, les Rencontres d’Arles, has become [...]
8 JUNE – 21 JULY 2013 Curator Lidewij Edelkoort has selected the theme of Fetishism in Fashion for the fifth edition of the M°BA (Fashion Biennale Arnhem). It will feature a series of exhibitions and events which explores and charts the passionate relationship the public has with fashion and accessories. The many wrist bands, the [...]
DI FRAGILITA’ E POTENZA by Federico Gori A project curated by the Centre for Contemporary Culture Strozzina Palazzo Strozzi Courtyard Florence 30 April–30 June 2013 For the 2013 Florence event ‘La Notte Bianca’, the Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi has been presented with a new work by Italian artist Federico Gori, Di fragilità e potenza (of fragility [...]
During the event Fuori Salone 2013, the media library of Santa Teresa in Milan hosted the most interesting lab of Milan Design Week, presented by VisionLab – Triennale Milano, curated by Alberto Pizzati Caiani. The theme was “the ability to see what is not visible, but is there …”. VISIONICA aims to “uncover different places [...]
Two interestingly distant worlds trying to communicate with the Krizia exhibition space during Design Week 2013. On the one hand the work of Ingo Maurer, with its magical light creations that combine LED and synthetic materials. His new designs: Candle in the Wind, presented as an LED chandelier and table lamp; Zak Zarak, an articulate [...]
EUROPEANA FASHION INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE Fashion Industry and the GLAM Community SAVE THE DATE 17 – 18 April 2013 Florence On 1 March 2012 the Europeana Fashion project was launched. This exciting three-year project, co-funded by the European Commission within the ICT Policy Support Programme, will publish online by March 2015 over 700,000 fashion-related digital objects, [...]