Interview: Michaela Stark On The Many Facets of Beauty and Vulnerability
Fashion designer and artist Michaela Stark discusses their feminist, custom-made corsets which enhance parts of the body which society has conditioned us to hide.
Fashion Film: Michaela
This explorative fashion film uncovers the process and intimacy behind Nick Knight's 3D sculpture.
Buttocks: Kai Isaiah-Jamal
The poet and model Kai Isaiah-Jamal interprets the buttocks in a piece to camera
Cheeks: Aweng Ade-Chuol
The model and activist delivers an intimate love letter to her cheeks to camera.
Performance: Belinda Qaqamba Ka-Fassie & Lee-Ann Olwage
Drag artist and activist, Belinda Qaqamba Ka-Fassie worked with image-maker Lee-Ann Olwage to make a film which challenges the dominant construction of Xhosa masculinities, Ulwalukho - the right of passage from boyhood to manhood in the Xhosa culture.
Eyes: Edward Enninful
The eyes are an essential yet fragile human organ. As our visual windows into the world, fashion editor Edward Enninful chose to use the eyes to explore the potential for pain, anxiety and loss via film and poetry.
Lips: Georgia Palmer
Model Georgia Palmer interprets the lips in a film, underpinned by the notion of seeing life from different perspectives with total consciousness.
The model interprets the tongue in a surreal film which aims to tell Zanaughtti's personal story, and to invoke a powerful feeling in the viewer.
Poet and artist Julianknxx interprets the brain through a film which asks: how do you imagine your own future, and your own beauty within this existence?
Breasts: Rian Phin
Fashion designer and writer Rian Phin created a two-piece corseted garment based on maternity and cradle-boarding to explore the breast in a short film.
Braiding Patterns: Taiba Akhuetie
Hair stylist and so-called braiding guru Taiba Akhuetie shows the art of hair braiding on camera.
Hair: Tiffani Glenn Grimsley
Fine artist Tiffani Glenn Grimsley celebrates the beauty of textured hair, and defies negative stereotypes in this film.
Farfetch and Browns Launch Beauty, Featuring Digital Creators and OFF-WHITE
The Farfetch Group have launched into beauty, featuring a curated edit of hero products and future cult classics, promising shoppers the dream bathroom cabinet.
Interview: The New Print Publication 'Archivist Addendum' Is A Sensory Delight
Jane Howard and Dal Chodha speak to Christina Donoghue about their latest project 'Archivist Addendum', and why it's an ode to the physicality, sensuality and intimacy of fashion's past, present and future in print.
The Corset Effect: Alexander McQueen Brings Back the Corset For S/S 21
The house of Alexander McQueen has long been known for their innovative designs, shaping the body through corsets since the 90s. This season, the house looks to a softer, more romantic side for their S/S 21 collection.
Harris Reed Has Created a Gender-Fluid Makeup Line For MAC
The gender-fluid fashion designer has dressed celebrities including Harry Styles, Solange Knowles and Ezra Miller. Next on their agenda? Makeup.
Day 2: Zeinab Batchelor
For Day 2 of Zeinab Batchelor's takeover, the photographer and creative director outlined her research process.
Bleach London Launch Customisable Wig Service
Launching via the app Beautystack, the Bleach team will collaborate with customers to create their dream hair transformation, without hours spent in the salon chair.
For the first issue of magazine CHAOS 69, Katie Lyall and Charlotte Stockdale asked Nick Knight to create a unique project. Via Instagram, Knight contacted a selection of incredible talents to take part, each of whom pushes the boundaries of beauty.
Fashion Film: Infamy
Set to a twisted nursery rhyme soundtrack by Fecal Matter, this is not your regular beauty YouTube video.
The Make-Up Artist Changing Backstage Beauty: Crystabel Riley Interview
Crystabel Riley tells Hetty Mahlich about the AHLUWALIA STUDIO A/W 20 make-up looks, and how she's changing the backstage beauty game.
Interview: Val Garland
Val Garland interviewed by Georgina Evans on 31 October 2019 as part of SHOWstudio’s ‘In Fashion’ series.