Live Review: Diesel S/S 23
Live from Milan, features editor Hetty Mahlich reviews the Diesel S/S 23 womenswear collection.
Jean-Luc Godard and The Birth of Innovative Film
On the day of Jean-Luc Godard's death, we take a small look back at his revolutionary career and how he birthed a movement that continues to influence fashion film and film as a whole today.
Music, Connection and Community Are At the Heart of adidas SPZL's S/S 22 Collection
Anchored in community, adidas' latest SPEZIAL campaign merges utilitarian-inspired design with 1970s dress codes. Add in a sprinkling of electronic music, and you have a collection that's equally inspiring as it is playful.
Thighs: Willy Ndatira & Xavier Scott Marshall
The art director and image-maker collaborated on a series of photographs of black trans women, analysed by Ndatira, to implore viewers to rethink their relationships to white supremacist capitalistic patriarchal artworks, traditions and institutions.
Chest: Abdel El Tayeb & Ib Kamara
Fashion designer Abdel El Tayeb and stylist Ib Kamara collaborated on a fashion film, creative directed by Kamara, in response to the chest, exploring the ritual of movement associated with this body part.
Fear: Clay Grandison
The fashion designer addresses their concerns for past and future identities of Black Womxn.
Synthesis: Faculty Press
The annual yearbook project by Thebe Magugu and friends present a photo series exploring how young people in South Africa particularly navigate their need for belonging and desire for acceptance in a religious society.
Memory in a Digital Age: MANJU Journal
Image-maker MANJU Journal pays homage to the African archive in order to express how cultural practices in Africa are remembered and passed on from one generation to the next.
Community: Naiara Tamminga
Naiara Tamminga, a 14-year-old poet, conveys the message that all voices should be heard regardless of age, social class, race, gender, religion or sexual orientation.
Rites of Passage: Otamere Guobadia
The writer presents a spoken word piece meditating on personal growth and intergenerational relationships.
Stomach: Sarah Nicole François
The digital artist and designer sought to convey the intrinsic connection between the spiritual sense and the gut in African Diasporic cultural and religious practices through film.
Fingers: Sindiso Khumalo
Fashion designer Sindiso Khumalo interprets fingers in a meditative film, which shows the connective power of the human hand for self-care, craftsmanship and to maintain generational bonds.
Trauma: Soull Ogun
Jewellery designer Soull Ogun makes a piece on camera to show how art can be used as a tool to create a new language around trauma and set you free.
Braiding Patterns: Taiba Akhuetie
Hair stylist and so-called braiding guru Taiba Akhuetie shows the art of hair braiding on camera.
Ancestral Recall: Thebe Magugu
Using fashion to systematically document culture, fashion designer Thebe Magugu conveys the quiet power of the African ancestral plane in this film.
Hair: Tiffani Glenn Grimsley
Fine artist Tiffani Glenn Grimsley celebrates the beauty of textured hair, and defies negative stereotypes in this film.
Bodies of Knowledge
Conceived in partnership with Emma Dabiri, this project redefines the representation of the body in fashion and visual culture, with international contributors investigating both inside and outside of the human form to create a constellation of alternativ
Shoulders: Kaner Flex
'We need more unity', creative Kaner Flex says in their film, interpreting the shoulders.
Martine Rose Continues Her Footie-Focused Fashion Voyage
Returning to a near-universal common language - the world of football - Martine Rose has spotlighted the women who define her Nike collaboration, putting them at the centre of a campaign that celebrates footie, fashion and above all, community.
Your Culture Hits For The Summer
Wondering where to get your culture hit this summer? Welcome to the most summery of must-read guides this season.
Gucci's Chime For Change Cuts No Corners When Fighting For Gender Equality
Gucci's latest edition of Chime zine dedicates itself to spearheading the gender equality movement in fashion and beyond, one conversation at a time.