Month: November 2012

FICTION AS FICTION – STEVENSON CAPE TOWN – NOVEMBER 29 – JANUARY 12

FICTION AS FICTION – STEVENSON CAPE TOWN OPENING RECEPTION NOVEMBER 29, 6-8PM OPEN TO THE PUBLIC NOVEMBER 29, 2012 Stevenson Art Gallery Buchanan Building 160 Sir Lowry Road Woodstock 7925 Hours Monday to Friday - 9am to 5pm Saturday - 10am to 1pm On November 29 through January 12, 2013 at the Stevenson art gallery…

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WE OUT HERE – OPENING NOVEMBER 27

From the crowded playgrounds in Brownsville, and through the bustling streets of the Lower East Side, the Airwalk x Already Famous collaborative micro-documentary, We Out Here chronicles the movement of a group of urban skateboarders in New York City. Under the direction of a fundamental government system they feel to be too disconnected from youth…

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THE BRITISH FASHION AWARDS 2012

THE BRITISH FASHION AWARDS 2012 The British Fashion Council today announced that Stella McCartney has been named Designer of the Year, receiving the highest accolade at the British Fashion Awards 2012. Stella also received the Designer Brand award on behalf of her eponymous label, picking up two awards on the evening, both of which recognize a momentous year…

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FASHION FORWARD 2013 – THE 8 TRENDS FOR SPRING / SUMMER

The Spring / Summer 2013 fashion shows may be over, but they have left a trail of fashion trends and big talking points in their wind. Along with some classic deja vu standbys and exciting new favorites, the 2013 global fashion scene ran the gamut. Come the new year, early trend adopters will be split…

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JOSH PECK STAR OF “RED DAWN” PHOTOGRAPHED FOR THE UNTITLED MAGAZINE’S CINEMA ISSUE

Josh Peck, who stars in the latest action thriller Red Dawn opposite Chris Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson was photographed for The Untitled Magazine's Cinema Issue 5.  The shoot took place in at the Andaz Hotel in West Hollywood, styled by fashion editor Brendan Cannon, with photography by Indira Cesarine. Red Dawn opened in theaters in the US…

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DOLCE & GABBANA – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Both Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana—the names behind the iconic Italian fashion house—have long since solidified their love of the female form with icons ranging from catholicism, Opera and the palettes of the 50's. This season's major touch (in keeping with the geometric motif we've been seeing everywhere from London to Paris) was an A-line…

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DSQUARED2 – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Dsquared2's Spring/Summer 2013 toyed with traditionally masculine fabrics (like acid-wash denims and spiky 'punk rock' era accessories) by altering both their purpose and their proportion. White shirts, black pants and shorts were the shapes, but pinks, leopards and an emphasis on denim were what truly dominated—including a stand out piece: a dinner jacket, that pushed…

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EMILIO PUCCI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Peter Dundas used his Spring 2013 collection a the opportunity to explore the sexy, semi-sheer looks that dominated the Pucci Fall 2012 line. Form-fitting black dresses that featured strategic and sensual cut-outs harkened back to when Pucci first began toying around with sheer, but nothing about the line felt recycled. A mostly muted palette made…

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FENDI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

For Fendi’s SS13 runway, boxy dresses with sharp, angular lines, block colors, camel-toned leather jackets and ballerina-length skirts in the same materials, defined each motif. Some of the more dramatic pieces for the eveningwear portion of the line included glittery cocktail dresses and coats, all of which maintained the structural aspects of the dominating styles,…

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GIORGIO ARMANI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Giorgio Armani’s SS13 collection, Kaleidoscope, showcased chic, classic silhouettes, combining shimmering silk trousers and tunics with harder, more structural, cropped jackets. The palette heavily featured tones of grey and icy blue, and the occasional use of futuristic starburst prints added spark the runway.

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GUCCI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Gucci’s SS13 line featured strong pieces in monotones of cobalt blue, petal pink, mustard and seafoam, giving the runway the appearance of a passing rainbow. Diaphanous, flowing gowns with 60s inspired necklines and hemlines gave a modern twist to classic eveningwear. Of the few printed pieces, standing out were sleeveless snakeskin cocktail dresses, tempered by…

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JIL SANDER – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

For her SS13 line showcased at Milan Fashion Week, Jil Sander stayed true to her minimalist aesthetic, using a muted palette of eggplant, navy, chocolate brown and white to create simple, modern attire. Trenches with boxy silhouettes and straight, impeccable seams, knee-length dresses with baggy sleeves cropped at the elbow were both pervasive on the…

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MARNI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

For the Marni SS13 line, Consuelo Castiglioni employed checkered prints and bright colors to create casual dresses, pleated skirts and structural outerwear. Other motifs in the line included leather suits and trenches in cream, red and black, and simple evening gowns featuring an attached ruffle at the waistline, mitigating a more masculine silhouette.

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MISSONI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Missoni’s newest line, shown at Milan Fashion Week, featured typically bright colors, using gradient prints that ranged from tan to pea green. Translucent shift dresses employing geometrical shapes in aquamarine and seafoam, or simple black, as well as classic white trousers with accompanying sheer tunics abounded. Knit swimwear with capped sleeves, and a full-length evening…

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PRADA – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Prada’s Spring 2013 line straddled the masculine and feminine spheres of influence. Heavy references to Japanese geisha culture added mystique to each theme. Strappy metallic sandals, the structure of which resembles socks atop funky platforms were present in almost every look, and were both eye catching and innovative. The attire ranged from 60s era, short,…

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ROBERTO CAVALLI – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Roberto Cavalli’s line for SS13 featured an abundance of white lace and psychedelic, paisley prints. Each piece contained 70s throwback elements, from white bell-bottoms to funky three-piece suits. Highlights were the evening gowns, most of which were fashioned in lace, with plunging necklines and high, sexy slits.

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VERSACE – MILAN – SPRING / SUMMER 2013 FASHION SHOW

Versace’s show stopping Milan finale for SS13 did not stray away from tiny dresses in shredded silks and bright colors, including pinks, reds and blues, featuring plenty of gold decals and details. Strappy metallic gladiator sandals accompanied each piece, adding glamour and drama to an already lavish collection.  

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INDEPENDENT CURATORS INTERNATIONAL 2012 BENEFIT & AUCTION

INDEPENDENT CURATORS INTERNATIONAL 2012 BENEFIT & AUCTION HELD AT THE PRICE GEORGE BALLROOM  On Monday, November 19, 2012, Independent Curators International (ICI) hosted its Annual Benefit and Auction to celebrate the organizations’ ever-expanding international networks among innovative curators, artists, and art institutions around the globe. The evening began with an intimate honoree hour for guests to…

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NIGERIA IN FOCUS – MTN LAGOS FASHION & DESIGN WEEK – SPRING / SUMMER 2012

Spring/Summer 2012 saw a re-emergence of Africa-influenced fashion with fashion houses and designers such as Burberry Prorsum producing collections based on African inspired prints and themes. The message was loud and clear – Africa is in. Foremost in the focus on African inspired fashion are Nigerian designers. From First Lady, Michelle Obama, regularly photographed wearing…

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