Proud To Protest

Launched on 10 February 2014

In response to the increasing crackdown on LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) rights in Russia and in support of Amnesty International's campaign to raise awareness of human rights abuses in the country, fashion designer Gareth Pugh and filmmaker Ruth Hogben came together to create a short film - a meditation on the themes of chaos and control, illusion and propaganda, and the need for a unified response to Russia's recent actions. Ultimately it is a call to speak with one voice: love is a human right.



Instagram Takeover: Le Tings

06 July 2020
Curator Harris Elliott, stylist Bevan Agyemang and poet Julianknxx explore fashion's inbuilt racist systems to continue the conversations brought to widespread attention at June 2020's Black Lives Matter protests.

Studio Screenings: Gareth Pugh

17 April 2020
SHOWstudio launched an intimate film screening series, kicking off with one of London’s most celebrated designers Gareth Pugh presenting 'Cabaret' (1972).


19 September 2002
A performance project exploring the transformative potential of fashion, featuring among others Alexander McQueen, Erin O’Connor, Juergen Teller, Katy England and Bobby Gillespie.