From 2005-2007, SHOWstudio documented the surge of performance art taking place internationally.
Editorial Gallery: Sittings, Thirty Men
Models showcase A/W 05 menswear via webcam in this editorial with a voyeuristic twist.
Fashion Film: Guiser #3
A 1992 outfit from the unique mind of Leigh Bowery, captured on film by Nick Knight.
Fashion Film: Guiser #4
Nick Knight captured the legendary Leigh Bowery in his 'pregnant tutu head' look.
Fashion Film: Guiser #2
Leigh Bowery poses in one of his own 1992 performance art looks in a fashion film made up from archive footage and sound.
Fashion Film: Guiser #1
Leigh Bowery and his famous safety pin lips look feature in this fashion film by Nick Knight.
Editorial Gallery: Shimmer
Explore Nick Knight's scintillating fashion story for British Vogue's April 2004 issue.
Essay: Nudie Cohn (1902-1984)
Made in Hollywood: Christabel Stewart on the life and career of Nudie Cohn and his association with country music stars.
Made In Hollywood
A tribute to legendary rodeo tailor Nudie, with contributions from fashion photographer Craig McDean and cultural critic Mark Simpson.
Essay: Guy Bourdin (1928-91)
Compulsive Viewing: The Films of Guy Bourdin - Curator Christabel Stewart on Guy Bourdin’s life, work and aesthetic.
Compulsive Viewing: The Films Of Guy Bourdin
Discover the moving image work of Guy Bourdin; eleven fashion films edited from never-before-seen archival footage and showcased exclusively by SHOWstudio.
Essay: Pink, Pink To Make Them Wink
Blue Movie: Christabel Stewart on the cultural and historical context of the erotic short film.