The British Fashion Council has just announced the nominees for the Fashion Awards 2018. In partnership with Swarovski, the British Fashion Council will be unveiling the winners of the categories on 10 December 2018 at the Royal Albert Hall. The Fashion Awards in partnership with Swarovski recognises creativity and innovation in fashion, celebrating exceptional individuals whose imagination and creativity has broken new ground in fashion globally over the past 12 months as well as brands and businesses that have transformed the possibilities of fashion today
SHOWstudio presents 100 Women , an exhibition celebrating the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the UK. SHOWstudio asked 100 models to select the look in which they felt the most empowered; curator Bex Cassie then appointed an artist for each look to translate into a fashion illustration. For the first time ever, SHOWstudio will open a previously closed section of its studio to the public, dedicating the entire space as an ode to these women. In a fashion landscape where physical, sexual and financial abuse has long been the norm, this exhibition presents women and dress as carriers of the agency. 100 Women will be open to the public from 2 November to 31 January 2019
Nick Knight Still opens in Tokyo at The Mass on 10 November In Still , Nick Knight explores a rather more personal side of his career and demonstrate a constant desire to experiment and challenge himself, by bringing his artistic work to Tokyo, in three distinct bodies, ‘Flora’, ‘Roses, Photo paintings’ and ‘Roses from My Garden’, all exceptional examples of his restless journey with aesthetic margins. Unlike other more conventional images of flowers, Knight’s compositions are balanced and harmonious, and they move us to think about the innate power of nature and its fleeting beauty. Making an international debut, ‘Roses from my Garden’ series speaks to themes that the photographer is constantly grappling with
Mutiny, the new fragrance by Maison Margiela , will be launching at MACHINE-A this Thursday! First unveiled in Paris at the S/S 19 show, the perfume launch marks John Galliano ’s first at the house of Maison Margiela. To celebrate the launch, MACHINE-A will be hosting a special installation in store this Thursday, 18 October 18:00 to 21:00 on 13 Brewer Street, London W1F 0RH.
Fashion’s leading makeup artist Val Garland has released her first book, Validated, sharing her career highlights and the inspiration behind some of her most iconic looks. From sexy to savage, raw to colour chaos, the book charts the key themes surrounding Val’s work alongside backstage imagery and anecdotes from leading industry figures. Best known for her inimitable aesthetic, unorthodox approach and radical creative energy, her work has spanned the runways of Vivienne Westwood and Alexander McQueen , and the campaigns of Dior and Mulberry.
The National Portrait Gallery has unveiled a picture of Nobel Peace Laureate Malala Yousafzai shot by Shirin Neshat at SHOWstudio last spring.
The Spring/Summer 2019 shows at New York Fashion Week are underway and our group of expert panellists are readying themselves to discuss and dissect the collections! This season we are streaming via Facebook , be sure to tune in! The full schedule is listed below so make sure to take note and tune in. Sies Marjan : Monday 10th September at 11:00 BST Panellists: Mimma Viglezio , SHOWstudio editor. Anastasiia Fedorova , writer. Katie Baron , journalist. Lotte Andersen , artist. Todd Lynn , fashion designer. Calvin Klein: Wednesday 12th September at 11:00 BST Panellists: Georgina Evans , SHOWstudio fashion editor Rhea Dillon , casting director. Harriet Quick , editorial director.
Our ‘ In Fashion ‘ series returns with an interview with Mario Sorrenti , Friday 14 September! SHOWstudio Editor Mimma Viglezio will interview Sorrenti in a candid live conversation chiming with the release of his new book, ‘Kate.’ The world-renowned fashion photographer rose to fame in 1993, photographing his then-girlfriend Kate Moss for a Calvin Klein Obsession campaign. Head to SHOWstudio to learn about Sorrenti’s glittering career and thoughts on the contemporary fashion landscape Friday 14 September at 14:00 BST .
We are delighted to announce an exclusive ALYX for SHOWstudio capsule collection! The collection launches with the fourth edition of the ALYX Nick Knight catalogue titled, NEW HAPPINESS LOVE CHAOS. The capsule collection features Nick Knight imagery from all editions of these catalogues, printed on iconic ALYX pieces. The collection includes tee shirts, bomber jackets, and sweatshirts as well as accessories such as the cross body bag, wallet and scarf, featuring vivid imagery from the series
To celebrate London Fashion Week, Accessories Designer Anya Hindmarch will create ‘Chubby Cloud’, an experiential installation inspired by the cloud motif in her A/W 18 Chubby Collection. Located in Banqueting House, London, visitors will be able to climb on and sink into the world’s largest beanbag under the iconic Rubens ceiling, the largest surviving work by the artist still in its original location in Europe.