lunes, 16 de mayo de 2011

Harriet Posner's book

Last week I attended a talk by Harriet Posner about hers latest work.

The book, Fashion Marketing, is about trends, creative developement, comunication, behavior and market research..The confernce encouraged me to be more self confident about what I want to do.Seems very interesting and usefull...will see..

She has worked as a designer, fashion buyer and consultant in the United Kingdom, Europe and Asia. Nowadays she works as an Assistant Professor of Fashion Marketing and Management at the London College of Fashion.

Frida kahlo

"Las dos Fridas" 1939.

The union of the two Fridas.
Two different personalities in the same body.
That sounds familiar.

martes, 3 de mayo de 2011

The collection which tries to tell a story.

"Why do woman turn into knives?
Not born like this, fear does."

The story talks about a woman who, living in a world seemingly peaceful and sweet, is suddenly betrayed and destroyed physically and psychologically.
Over the years, Decides to launch a plan of revenge.

Collection's KEYS

Trusses and grids, visceral knots, geometrics, transparencies, female figure..and of course, the characters and the artist's work.

South Italy

Puglia, Basilicata e Calabria route.
Macchina monouso.

The degree show

Inspiration: Tarantino female characters and Louise Bourgeois creative work.
Title: "La poètica de la venjança."
"The poetic revenge."