Art and fashion talk Talent as a discipline. Interview with Maria Luisa Frisa

Fashion / Design by Sara Pizzi
  Fashion curator, editor, Head of the Degree Course in Fashion at the IUAV University in Venice and Treviso, we can say that you are the perfect incarnation of the very concept of ... read more

Art and fashion talk #ArtisanStreet should be Alberto Premi’s hashtag

Fashion by Fulvio Ravagnani
    Street inspiration and quality workmanship is the winning mix that took Alberto Premi with his footwear range to the finals of Who is on Next 2014 at Pitti Uomo 86. Here is ... read more

Art and fashion talk The elegance not to take themselves too seriously: Maison Lvchino

Fashion by Fulvio Ravagnani
  Among the finalists of Who Is On Next, 2014, there is also Maison Lvchino, here is an interview, to better understand what we will see during Pitti Uomo 86.   1. What did you ... read more

Art and fashion talk Minimal and at the same time very firm, are the MOBI shoes!

Fashion by Fulvio Ravagnani
  Marco Betti is a finalist in Who Is On Next 2014, with his brand of footwear MOBI, let's see what he told us waiting to see his collection live at Pitti Uomo 86.   1. What did ... read more

Art and fashion talk The Beauty of Errors in the Embroideries of Jimi Roos

Fashion by Fulvio Ravagnani
  Here we are with a few questions for Jimi Roos, the Swedish finalist of Who’s on Next 2014 at Pitti Uomo 86 with his eponymous brand.  1. What did you think when you ... read more

Art and fashion talk A stylish society, by STUDIOPRETZEL

Fashion by Fulvio Ravagnani
  We interviewed Emiliano Laszlo, designer and spirit behind STUDIOPRETZEL, one of the finalists of Who’s on Next 2014 at Pitti Uomo 86. Here’s what he told us:   1. ... read more

Art and fashion talk A New Way to be Classy- Modern: T.LIPOP

Fashion by Fulvio Ravagnani
  We interviewed Tom, the creative behind the British brand T.LIPOP, a ready-to-wear identity born in 2011 and now a finalist in Who Is On Next 2014 at Pitti Uomo 86.   1. What ... read more

Art and fashion talk The Fashion Circus of the young Anna K

Fashion by Sara Pizzi
  Tell us something about your collection... How did you conceive the idea of t-shirts with slogans?  I got strongly inspired by an article of legendary Suzy Menkes and started ... read more

Art and fashion talk The Dubai Mall Talent Scouting

Fashion
    The Dubai Mall Talent Scouting: the selection for the new scouting is now open! The Dubai Mall Talent Scouting is a new initiative by Vogue Italia: the selected talents will ... read more

Art and fashion talk The cult magazine “Holiday” is back

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Photography By Fedrico Poletti
    In 1946 the cult magazine “Holiday” was published for the first time. Dedicated to travels and lifestyle, “Holiday” was published from 1946 to 1977 ... read more

Art and fashion talk The ultimate fashion show

Fashion / Design / Photography / Performance Interview with Caterina Gatta by Sara Pizzi
    A mysterious woman with oriental charm, her style and movements accompanied by a train of thought. She is waiting for a man. In the background, a luxurious hotel with bygone ... read more

Art and fashion talk All a matter of Talent and passion

Fashion Interview with Simonetta Gianfelici by Sara Pizzi
    “Identity, sensibility, culture and imagination.” This is how Simonetta Gianfelici starts her answer to our question about the meaning of talent in the fashion ... read more

Art and fashion talk Hats between Art and Extravaganza

Fashion / Design / Performance by Sara Pizzi
  To wear a hat, you need style, a tête-à-chapeau and a fair amount of irony. To make one you need unique skill. A concept known to Coco Chanel, who started her career ... read more

Art and fashion talk Emiliano Rinaldi presents Grand Chalet

Fashion / Photography / Performance By Federico Poletti
  Contemporary classic, sporty yet chic: these are just some of the perfectly harmonious oxymorons in “Grand Chalet”, the latest collection by Emiliano Rinaldi, presented ... read more

Art and fashion talk Interview with Alex Israel

Design / Photography Gagosian Gallery, Rome by Elena Bordignon
  From January 16th Gagosian Gallery Rome hosts a two-person exhibition by Kathryn Andrews (Mobile, Alabama, 1972) and Alex Israel (Los Angeles, 1982). Both artists share a peculiar ... read more

Art and fashion talk "Breaking knitwear rules and forming new perspectives"

Fashion / Design / Performance The knitwear stories of Nanette Lindeman
    Breaking rules by exploring and experimenting different digital and hand knitting techniques. The Dutch born knitwear designer Nanette Lindeman - with a degree in Fashion ... read more

Art and fashion talk Lives in transit

Photography / Performance By Elena Bordignon
  ‘Lives in Transit’, the solo exhibition by Adrian Paci, opens in a few days and runs from 5/10 to 6/01/14 at the PAC. The exhibition, curated by Paola Nicolin and ... read more

Art and fashion talk Scicli “Site Specific”

Photography / Performance By Helga Marsala
  Scicli, a small town in the heart of the province of Ragusa, pearl of Sicilian baroque and steeped in history, has today become a growing nucleus of creativity. We have found ... read more

Art and fashion talk Marcello Maloberti’s garden of delights

Design / Graphics / Photography / Performance By Elena Bordignon
  There is just under a month before presentation of the project that Marcello Maloberti has devised - but it would be more accurate to say ‘gifted’ - for the inhabitants ... read more

Art and fashion talk Lagoonside Beauties

Fashion / Music / Graphics / Photography By Helga Marsala
  The 70th Venice Film Festival is in full flow, and under the spotlight the world over. The competing film casts and crews wait anxiously, from promising new talent, to longstanding ... read more

Art and fashion talk Talking about Who is on next? UOMO

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Photography / Performance By Federico Poletti
  We met some of the jury members from  of the contest to collect their opinions about this edition of Who is On Next? UOMO and understand how is evolving the menswear ... read more

Art and fashion talk Barbie does Milan Polytechnic for Fashion Design course

Fashion / Design By Helga Marsala
  The ultimate feminine icon, representing incredibly child-like (yet high fashion) femininity. Barbie has travelled through the decades without ever losing her appeal and in the ... read more

Art and fashion talk The fashion world of Jean Paul Gaultier

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Performance By Patrizia Capoccia
  More than 140 items of clothing, sketches, stage costumes, film clips, photographs and videos to celebrate thirty-five years in the career of Jean Paul Gaultier (Arcueil, 1952). ... read more

Art and fashion talk Fashion Talk with Aquazzura

Fashion / Photography
  Pitti Immagine represents a real hub for the new generation of talent. For this last edition of Pitti Uomo, Pitti Italics has achieved great interest with this program through ... read more

Art and fashion talk Fashion Talk with Stella Jean

Fashion / Design / Performance
  Pitti Immagine represents a real hub for the new generation of talent. For this last edition of Pitti Uomo, Pitti Italics has achieved great interest with this program through ... read more

Art and fashion talk Fashion Talk with MSGM

Fashion / Graphics / Performance
  Pitti Immagine represents a real hub for the new generation of talent. For this last edition of Pitti Uomo, Pitti Italics has achieved great interest with this program through ... read more

Art and fashion talk kolor

Fashion / Design By Leonardo Iuffrida
  Fashion for happiness, serenity and wellbeing. This is the mood with which the Japanese stylist Junichi Abe introduces his Kolor collection at the Sferisterio in the Parco delle ... read more

Art and fashion talk Gentlemen of Istanbul

Fashion / Design / Photography / Performance By Leonardo Iuffrida
  7 designers for 7 looks and 7 hills in Istanbul. Florence pays homage to Turkey, the Guest Nation at Pitti Immagine Uomo's 84th edition. The fencing room (Sala della Scherma) at ... read more

Art and fashion talk A modern globetrotter

Fashion / Design By Leonardo Iuffrida
  A return trip from Tuscany to Asia. The Emiliano Rinaldi collection was showcased during the 84th edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, taking us to far away and exotic lands. We're ... read more

Art and fashion talk MSGM into the 90'S

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Performance By Leonardo Iuffrida
  Sun glasses, baseball caps, skateboards and a Californian mood. Massimo Giorgetti, designer for the MSGM brand, rides the waves of time and dives straight into the ups and downs of ... read more

Art and fashion talk Can Evrenol wins the Fashion contest

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics / Photography / Performance
  How did u develop the idea of your video about kimonos? Mata Leon Kimonos is the only JiuJitsu Kimono company in Turkey, one of the few in Europe. It is owned & designed by my ... read more

Art and fashion talk Who is on next? Live shooting by PIZZA MAGAZINE

Fashion
  At the occasion of Pitti Uomo 84, PIZZA, the biannual publication of Made in Italy culture and contemporary style, stages with FONDAZIONE PITTI DISCOVERY a live photo shoot ... read more

Art and fashion talk “He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven”.

Fashion / Design / Graphics
  A fashion video directed by Matteo Marostica.   The undeniable star is the French model Steven Chevrin from I Love Models Management. Storyline, styling and production by the ... read more

Art and fashion talk Where the garment ends and the sculpture begins

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Performance By Stefano Mazzoni
  For some time, museum and exhibition venues have been examining the relationships between fashion and contemporary art, with major events devoted to the reciprocal influences, ... read more

Art and fashion talk Fashion Talk with Luca Larenza

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics / Photography / Performance
  Finalist of the male version of the prestigious ‘Who is On Next?’ organized by Pitti Immagine Uomo in June, 2011, Luca Larenza is one of the most interesting italian ... read more

Art and fashion talk Fashion Talk with Emiliano Rinaldi

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics / Photography / Performance
  Former engineer successfully turned into the fashion system, Emiliano Rinaldi won with Andrea Pompilio the 2011 edition of ‘Who is On Next?’, competition organized by ... read more

Art and fashion talk Valentino pays tribute to Jan Vermeer

Fashion / Photography By Helga Marsala
  The understated appeal of made in Italy. All the unmistakable fascination of a creative tradition that combines classic and innovative, manufacturing precision and experimental ... read more

Art and fashion talk Almost a century of fashion

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Photography By Helga Marsala
  In the beginning it was a fur workshop, run by Adele Casagrande from 1918. In 1925 she married Edoardo Fendi and they opened a small shop in Via del Plebiscito, under a new name: a ... read more

Art and fashion talk From the icon Hall of Fame to streetwear

Fashion / Design / Graphics / Photography / Performance By Helga Marsala
  There’s Frida Kahlo, but also Salvador Dalì and Pablo Picasso. Plus Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe, Marlene Dietrich, Julie Andrews, Judy Garland with ringlets as ... read more

Art and fashion talk ES IST VERDAMMT HEISS HIER

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Elena Bordignon
  This is how the artist describes her exhibition (curated by Milovan Farronato) at the Bevilacqua La Masa (inserting the titles of some of the works on show between brackets): ... read more

Art and fashion talk Wowcracy

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  A neologism that says it all. Wowcracy – in the sense of “exulting in governance” or “the democracy of enthusiasm”, this is the path for fashion that ... read more

Art and fashion talk Womade

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  The Chiostri di San Barnaba in Milan, one of the city’s most fabulous locations, was the venue on Saturday 16 March for the sixth Womade, an event combining live ... read more

Art and fashion talk Evgeny Antufiev

Fashion / Design / Graphics By Elena Bordignon
  The wait has us all excited: made to wear disposable shoe covers by the artist, we feel like we must not contaminate a holy place, which we are about to enter initiates.   ... read more

Art and fashion talk Revolution from Within

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Elena Bordignon
  We thought that certain passions had gone out with the seventies, but we were wrong. An exhibition has been inaugurated in Milan that narrates the 'passions’ and ... read more

Art and fashion talk Imagine a skyscraper as inspiration for a fashion collection

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  A gigantic tower slicing through the London skies, Centre Point is an iconic piece of architecture, a line designed to stick up into the metropolitan skyline. Bearing the signature ... read more

Art and fashion talk The best-dressed brigade from the world of art. Elegance rankings by Artinfo

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  Last August they picked the first 30. The pantheon of the best dressed from the art system according to Artinfo. Mingling at openings of museums and galleries, fairs, talk shows ... read more

Art and fashion talk STONEISLAND30.COM

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics
  STONEISLAND30.COM is the website dedicated to the exhibition which has been held last June at the Stazione Leopolda in Florence, produced in collaboration with Fondazione Pitti ... read more

Art and fashion talk Altaroma

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  Altaroma draws to a close. It has been a busy week of fashion, packed with runway shows and events, drawing fully on the languages of art, artisanship and all-round creativity. ... read more

Art and fashion talk Erotically Yoko Ono

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  Opening Ceremony saw the light in 2002, a tiny store in a quiet street in the centre of New York. It was a dream invested in by two friends and Berkeley university colleagues, ... read more

Art and fashion talk ‘Bas Jan Ader. Between Two Worlds’ in Bologna

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics Elena Bordignon
  The condition of being a foreigner in foreign lands, condemned to be an eternal Godot, lost in No Man’s Land, (always) smoking the last cigarette, living the absurd, ... read more

Art and fashion talk A man like Joseph Beuys.

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Helga Marsala
  Back on the scene. After being fired as punishment for his unfortunate anti-Semitic statement in a club in Paris, in a haze of alcohol and decidedly toxic verbal aggression, John ... read more

Art and fashion talk Sexy pages, but artistic, for the latest Playboy

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics Helga Marsala
  A cultured start to the year for Playboy, which inaugurates 2013 with a special issue, entrusted to seven super big names in contemporary art. Two of them had already crossed ... read more

Art and fashion talk The five Furla Award finalists. Preview of their projects on ATPdiary

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By ATPdiary.com
  They spend more time abroad than in Italy, they have at least two mobile phone numbers and, naturally, speak several languages. The five artists selected for the 9th edition of the ... read more

Art and fashion talk Drusilla

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics By Clara Tosi Pamphili
  Drusilla is the contemporary hybrid, the evolution of the species, an extraterrestrial that comes from the most ancestral past, the maximum expression of beauty personifying the ... read more

Art and fashion talk ERÏK BJERKESJÖ

Fashion / Design / Graphics A post modern artisan
  Steadfastly, black shadows on the long stone corridor, outside the black dry wooden house on Fårö, in a winter night. White stone walls and grey sand makes the nature ... read more

Art and fashion talk La Donna di Emiliano Rinaldi

Fashion SS 2013
  A design and Tuscan culture aficionado, Emiliano Rinaldi, engineer as well as designer, is an outsider in his genre. His collections, made of timeless garments, draw inspiration ... read more

Art and fashion talk Invisible Bestfriend by Andrea Cammarosano

Fashion / Design
  Andrea Cammarosano, one of the finalists of the latest “Who’s on Next? /UOMO", has presented his new collection "Invisible Bestfriend", featuring ... read more

Art and fashion talk Sleep Walker

Fashion Lucio Vanotti S/S 2013
  A historical location of great art value, Palazzo Durini that hosts the new collection and a video project by Lucio Vanotti, finalist of Who is On Next Uomo 2012. The designer ... read more

Art and fashion talk Talents On STAGE A Milano

Fashion / Design In Milan, the creativity of 10 talents of international fashion
  Milano Unica, the international trade show of the high quality textile and accessories industry, presented the fourth edition of On STAGE, the project established in collaboration ... read more

Art and fashion talk Debutto per la collezione donna di Andrea Incontri

Fashion SS 2013
  Andrea Incontri, two years after winning Who Is On Next? UOMO, has debuted with his women’s collection at Milan fashion week. On show is a woman with an extra-feminine twist ... read more

Art and fashion talk 10A Matteo Cibic

Fashion SS 2013
  10A is an experimental brand led stylistically by Matteo Cibic, a product designer and creative director, and Daria Dazzan, a fashion designer who, based upon a search for vintage ... read more

Art and fashion talk Stream of creativity in Antwerp

Fashion Romain Brau, member of the panel, Who Is On Next? Uomo 2012
  Always a cultural crossroads, Antwerp, the historic city of diamonds, since the 1980s has become a reference point for a new concept of avant-garde fashion, highly creative and ... read more

Art and fashion talk Art and fashion, eternal sisters?

Fashion / Design / Graphics Mumok in Vienna is celebrating a centuries-old fellowship.
  Fashion has an eye for what is up-to-date, wherever it moves in the jungle of what was. It is the tiger’s leap into what has gone before. Only it takes place in an ... read more

Art and fashion talk Creative collusions at the V&A

Fashion / Design / Graphics The London Festival celebrates the Capital of the Olympics to the sound of...
  Excellent teams, stars of an intriguing creative project, all played on the idea of the “pas de deux”. The idea is to weave in pairs visual and ... read more

Art and fashion talk Worklife

Fashion by Andrea Incontri
  Worklife is the theme of the Spring Summer 2013 collection by Andrea Incontri, a clear reference: everyday work, the suit devised as a contemporary uniform to address your ... read more

Art and fashion talk Awarded the young Swedish designer

Fashion / Design
  A great talent presenting a complete and original proposal, a mature project based on careful research into materials and shapes.  A personal and professional story that began ... read more

Art and fashion talk An honorable mention and the winner of yoox.com award

Fashion
  Deserved an honorable mention for the creative content of his young, uninhibited project, and the special creativity of his products characterized by an original use and ... read more

Art and fashion talk 30 years of Stone Island

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics
  Colossal, changing, synaesthetic. A show that until 7 July celebrates three decades of the brand founded in Italy in 1982. A series of stereotyped mannequins, clones that are ... read more

Art and fashion talk Interview to Erik Bjerkesjo Karlstad

Fashion
  Erїk Bjerkesjö, this young Swedish designer, is a tall thin boy with a well-brought up air, a beanpole with a gentle soul. He is also the winner of the latest edition of the ... read more

Art and fashion talk Who is on Next?/ Uomo the looks

Fashion / Design
  Done in collaboration with Who is On Next, Talents Shooting N. 48 mirrors the stylistic vision of the 6 finalists of the current edition of the contest organized by AltaRoma, ... read more

Art and fashion talk Emiliano Rinaldi fashion Show

Fashion / Design
   Winner of Who Is On The Next? Uomo 2011, Emiliano Rinaldi is back at Pitti Uomo. Following the glamorous, nocturnal moods of last winter, he has once again chosen Florence to ... read more

Art and fashion talk A Therapeutical Fashion Act

Fashion / Music / Photography / Performance A project by 10A - Suspender Trousers Company
  In the occasion of the special mention awarded by the jury of “Who’s Next?”10A - Suspender Trousers Company, presents “A Therapeutical Fashion Act”, ... read more

Art and fashion talk Bar Camo

Fashion The next project at Pitti Uomo 82
  Stefano Ughetti, designer of the CAMO brand, continues his search for businesses that use artisan production to include them in a special collection, strictly Made in Italy. ... read more

Art and fashion talk The functional aesthetics of Andrea Incontri

Fashion / Performance
  Since his debut at Pitti Uomo, Andrea Incontri has enjoyed a rapid rise to fame, as he continues consistent experimentation both with his own label and also with new creative ... read more
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Art and fashion talk A Magazine curated by Rodarte

Fashion / Graphics / Photography / Performance The Mulleavy sisters are the stars of the new issue
  The new issue of A Magazine, a publishing project entirely edited by cutting-edge fashion designers, sees Rodarte in the starring role with its creators, the Mulleavy sisters, ... read more

Art and fashion talk Max Kibardin al timone di Bruno Magli

Fashion / Design
  Bruno Magli, the historic brand of classic shoewear, founded in Bologna in 1936, has named Max Kibardin the winner of the menswear category of Who is on Next?/UOMO 2009, as the new ... read more

Art and fashion talk The art of prints by Pierre Louis Mascia

Fashion / Design Between kaleidoscopic and vintage
  Finalist of Who Is on Next? Uomo at Pitti Immagine, Pierre Louis Mascia, french illustrator and fashion designer, creates unisex pieces such as scarves and t-shirts in a variety of ... read more

Art and fashion talk Una nuova moda italiana

  What path is Italian fashion taking? Who are the new protagonists of Italian fashion design?  These are the questions that Maria Luisa Frisa  wants to answer in her book ... read more

Art and fashion talk Discovery new horizons

  Once upon the time there was a small, tiny, space called Discovery. It was a laboratory where the best of Contemporary Art was presented in Florence and in Italy. After years the ... read more

Art and fashion talk Umit Benan, the rising star at Trussardi

Fashion
  Umit Benan, born in Turkey in 1980 won the 2009 edition of the Pitti Uomo competition WHO IS ON NEXT? and in 2010 was the key protagonist of the Pitti Uomo “New ... read more

Art and fashion talk Max Kibardin & Chicks On Speed at the V&A

Fashion
  It’s one more round of success for the E-Shoe, the first, truly wearable high-heeled shoe guitar created by Chicks on Speed and Max Kibardin that is now on display at ... read more

Art and fashion talk CONNY GROENEWEGEN at Pitti Uomo

Fashion / Music / Design / Graphics Alessio de'Navasques
  This young Dutch designer, known worldwide for her studies and experimentation into materials and knitwear, will be presenting two events at Pitti in collaboration with the Dutch ... read more