Text by George Douglas – Davies (Dazed Digital)
“London-based menswear designer Grace Wales Bonner and photographer Harley Weir have a history of working together on films that spotlight alternative views of masculinity around the world. While previous films have seen them travel to India and Senegal, the latest – entitled ‘Practice’ – centres around Leroy Mokgatle, a 17-year-old ballet dancer from Pretoria, South Africa.
A live Q&A with Lou Stoppard, May 2017. This is only up on SHOWstudio’s site for a limited time.
‘The Fall of the Corset’ – Spanish director Rei Nadal unites with designer Phoebe English, stylist Ellie Grace Cumming and model Guinevere Van Seenus on a work exploring the way the war affected the traditional popularity of the corset and the expectations on women to wear one
‘Workwear’ – German filmmaker Marie Schuller teams with acclaimed London-based designer Craig Green on a film exploring the ascent of women’s workwear.
Hot and Cool magazine was set up by Fashion photographer Theo Sion and model Alice Goddard. It shows a range of projects – fashion photography editorials (edgier than most magazines), art photography and illustration. You can buy it from Village – or browse the latest issue in college. Here’s a selection of work from previous issues.
From issue 10 – photography by Theo Sion
From issue 6
Check out lecturer Tim Squirrell’s blog post on how to write undergraduate essays. These aren’t art essays but there are some useful tips in there.