Re-see: Sinéad O'Dwyer A/W 23 Womenswear
The London-based Irish womenswear designer unpacks her recent collection, and how her clothes challenge the traditional fashion system.
Live Review: Sinéad O’Dwyer A/W 23 Womenswear
Live from London, editor Hetty Mahlich rounds up the womenswear shows, including Sinéad O’Dwyer who sets the standard for diversity on the runway have one of the most varied castings Mahlich has ever seen.
Zineb Sedira on Rejecting The Feminist Art Label
Witty, yet defiant and political, Zenib Sedira, represented by Goodman Gallery, was one of the star artists at this year's Frieze London. Christina Donoghue spoke to the artist about her politically charged work.
Fashion Sculpture: Michaela Stark, Dodo Potato and Jade O’Belle, Composition I, 2022
The designer Michaela Stark and and her sitters, the models Dodo Potato and Jade O'Belle, are immortalised in a 3D printed fashion sculpture by Nick Knight.
Pleasure: Aaron Rose Philip
The model conveys the subjective nature of emotion, specifically pleasure, in a film by John Novotny.
Vagina: Celine Pierron
The photographer, filmmaker and researcher responds to the vagina in a film which articulates their take on Black feminine power.
Fear: Clay Grandison
The fashion designer addresses their concerns for past and future identities of Black Womxn.
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.
Endurance: Rukayah Sarumi
The women's rights advocate narrates her essay 'To Be Human Is To Endure And To Create Is To Express The Human Experience – An Ode to Black Women’s Art'.
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.
Braiding Patterns: Taiba Akhuetie
Hair stylist and so-called braiding guru Taiba Akhuetie shows the art of hair braiding on camera.
Feminism and the Rose: London Craft Week Kicks off with Performance at the Garden Museum
Hot on the heels of the museum's latest exhibition exploring the roses in fashion, artist Jo Cope, curator Amy de la Haye, sustainable flower designer Shane Connolly and performance artist Xrestina Prompona are putting on a special one-day event.
Nick Knight: In Pursuit of Beauty
The fashion image-maker will show seminal works from his archive as the recipient of Photo London’s Master of Photography Award at an upcoming exhibition at Somerset House, including a new sculpture featuring the fashion designer Michaela Stark.
Collection Video: Di Petsa A/W 22 Womenswear
Watch the Di Petsa A/W 22 womenswear collection video.
The Underwear Brand Rewriting Sexiness - On Women's Terms
A new brand created by Oria Mackenzie and Amelie Salas proposes undies for the modern wearer which defy the male gaze.
Gucci's Latest Zine Takes Aim at Gender Inequality
Gucci gets its philanthropy on for the latest issue of CHIME zine, a periodical publication dedicated to amplifying the voices of activists and artists around the world calling for gender equality.
Fashion Film: Ditectrice
This short film brings to life a surrealistic fable circulating through the nerves, pumped and distributed by its own mythologies.
Instagram Takeover: Zeinab Batchelor
Photographer Zeinab Batchelor takes over SHOWstudio's Instagram for four days in October 2020.
Live Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion: Christian Dior S/S 21 Womenswear
Bella Gladman is joined by Peju Obasa, Maria Milano and Joshua James Small to discuss the Christian Dior S/S 21 womenswear show in Paris.
Day 1: Willy Ndatira
Marking National Women's Day in South Africa, Willy Ndatira aka @williamcult began his curation in collaboration with designer Hussein Alusch, by inviting a selection of women to share their 'Notes On Womanhood'.
Instagram Takeover: Willy Ndatira
Willy Ndatira–known to many for his curated Instagram feed @williamcult–took over SHOWstudio's Instagram in August 2020.