To honour the centenary of women's suffrage, SHOWstudio present an exhibition of 100 fashion illustrations that celebrate and empower women.
Gemma Ward by Veronica Mortellaro
Model Gemma Ward selects an image of herself kickboxing to be interpreted for SHOWstudio’s 100 Women exhibition.
Panel Discussion: Queer
Mimma Viglezio and Queer academic Jake Hall co-chair our Queer Panel Discussion, as Lewis G Burton, Rhea Dillon, Jamie Windust and Nakhane cover the evolution of the term.
Tumblr Take-Over: BBZ, Florian Hetz, Dominic Myatt
Photographer Florian Hetz, Artist Dominic Myatt and London-based collective BBZ each curated the SHOWstudio Tumblr capturing the experiences of queer individuals, the subversive and the perverse respectively.
Musician Beth Ditto, Designer Dilara Findikoglu and SHOWstudio Editor Mimma Viglezio discuss feminism, queer symbolism and dressing queer icons.
Live Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion: Paris S/S 17 Womenswear
Lou Stoppard, Mimma Viglezio, Reba Maybury, Gianluca Longo and Masha Mombelli discuss the Paris S/S 17 Womenswear shows.
Conversation: Allen Jones’ ‘Chair’
A group of experts gathered with members of the public to discuss Allen Jones' provocative work 'Chair' at the Royal Academy of Arts.
Interview: Phoebe Collings-James
The artist Phoebe Collings-James describes her take on feminism with Carrie Scott at the Miami Beach EDITION hotel.
Essay: Commodifying Feminism
Girly: Bertie Brandes on the S/S 15 shows fetishising feminism.
Essay: Girl Power
Girly: Dr Rebecca Hains on 'the problematics of reclaiming the girlish'.
Essay: Lumps and Bumps
Ugly: Harriet Walker on how awkward clothes came in to vogue.
Nigerian footballer and 'Studs' model Chified speaks to Lou Stoppard about using her career and platform to address discrimination.
A number of female creatives were invited into the studio to present their work and creative process live on camera.
A host of women in fashion - including Liberty Ross, Valerie Steele and Dasha Zhukova - explore the relationship between fashion and fetish.
It is a well known fact that the majority of images we consume are created by men, and too often feminism is an easy target for commodification in the wider context of contemporary culture. Titled provocatively - and philosophically - 'Selling Sex'...
Get Back, Stay Back
A high fashion how-to of self defence; Lara Stone learns Krav Maga moves in a selection of Spring/Summer 2012 styles.
Fashion Film: Get Back, Stay Back!
Supermodel Lara Stone takes down her attacker in the best styles of Spring/Summer 2012, styled by Carine Roitfeld and captured by Nick Knight.
Interview: Magda Nikitczuk
‘It’s not important how big you are, how strong your punch is’, Instructor Magda Nikitczuk gives a female perspective on Krav Maga.
Fashion Film: Slashing Knife Attack
Lara Stone delivers a demonstration of advanced self-defence in full Ralph Lauren evening wear.
Fashion Film: Two Handed Choke
Power dressing with a difference; Lara Stone wears Louis Vuitton S/S 12 to demonstrate the technique of escaping a two handed choke.
Fashion Film: Knife Threat to Throat
Lara Stone gets a lesson in advanced Krav Maga in this unconventional fashion film featuring Salvatore Ferragamo fashion and Moussaieff jewellery.
Fashion Film: Bear Hug From Behind
Learn to defend yourself against a grab from behind along with a Balenciaga bedecked Lara Stone.