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Fashion, Science, and Exploration Symposium | Fashion Institute of Technology

Cover: Photograph by John Cowan, 1964. Copyright The John Cowan Archive.<p>Tuesday, October 10, 2017<br>Morris W. and Fannie B. Haft Theater<br>Marvin Feldman …

Soon, Your Clothes Could Be Made By Algae

“Algaemy” aims to replace hazardous chemicals in clothing with friendly single-celled organisms.<p>When we think of toxic contaminants, clothes aren’t usually the first items that come to mind. But the textile industry uses a raft of chemicals–including hormone disrupters and potential carcinogens–to …

Textile Industry

How Sicilian oranges are being made into clothes

<b>From fashion to energy - the rind and seeds of Sicily's most famous citrus fruit, the humble orange, are being used in a range of greener, healthier business initiatives.</b><p>In 2011, Adriana Santonocito was a design student in Milan when she first had the idea of making sustainable textiles from what …

Salvatore Ferragamo

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Slow Fashion Citizen: Elizabeth L. Cline

BY KATRINA RODABAUGH // There are few books I can wholeheartedly recommend the way I can recommend Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap …

Sustainability

These Sustainable Sneakers Are Made Using Algae

Algae play an important role in a balanced ecosystem, but if they proliferate unchecked, the aquatic organisms release toxins that can have …

Abstract Concrete Shoes by Sandra Plantos

The line between footwear being functional as opposed to art has always been a little blurry (though a lot more defined than in other products). Just …

Sculpture

Sandra Plantos

Collectie - ModeMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

Stone bracelet is oldest ever found in the world

While bracelets have been found pre-dating this discovery, Russian experts say this is the oldest known jewellery of its kind made of stone. Picture: …

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Shopping ethically- what about sexploitation?

Shopping ethically is rewarding but it can be a challenge at times! When it comes to ethical practices there are various aspects to consider - slave …

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Case of Mistaken Identity Accidentally Turns Social Worker into a Successful Fashion Model

Few people can name the moment when their life completely changed, but Fordham University professor and social worker Lyn Slater can recall the date. In September 2014, she was waiting for a friend near Manhattan's Lincoln Center to see shows at Fashion Week. While standing on the street, foreign …

Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between

The Costume Institute's spring 2017 exhibition examines the work of fashion designer Rei Kawakubo, known for her avant-garde designs and ability to …

Art

Elementary School Stamps 'Lunch Money' On Student's Arm Due To Low Balance

The method an elementary school in Phoenix used to notify a parent about her son’s low lunch account balance has many people concerned.<p>Tara Chavez noticed a stamp on her son’s wrist Thursday that read “lunch money” in capital letters when he returned from his day at Desert Cove Elementary School, …

School Administration

The Casualties of Women's War on Body Hair

Hair removal, at its core, is a form of gendered social control.<p>I’m sure there was a time when I was not hairy, but I can’t remember it. I have an early memory from middle school where a doctor examined my sideburns, which stretched almost down to my jawline, and suggested some pills to slow the …

Anthropology

'Misogynist' YSL Ads Shock Parisians Ahead of International Women's Day

An Yves Saint Laurent campaign has come under fire during Paris Fashion Week for promoting "porno chic," with ads that show an underweight model in …

Yves Saint-Laurent

When High-Class Ladies Wore Masks That Made It Impossible to Speak

In the 16th century, avoiding a sunburn meant being mute and looking super creepy.<p>For refined, upper-class ladies in 16th-century Europe, getting a …

High Fashion

Arthur Bispo do Rosário

Arthur Bispo do Rosário did the great bulk of his work during the fifty years following December 1938, when he was admitted to the Colônia Juliano …

How Nick Cave’s Soundsuits Made Him an Art World ‘Rock Star’

Art Fairs<p>He is working on a massive installation for MASS MoCA.<p>,<p>Nick Cave, <i>Soundsuit</i> (2015) ©Nick Cave. Photo by James Prinz Photography. Courtesy of …

MoMu - Open Fashion

Sensory Overload: Clothing and the Body | Racine Art Museum

Clothing and adornment are not just for protection, decoration, or expression—they are items that evoke the human form, on or off a body. This …

Tattoo - Catalog

Tattoo

{edit}<p>Tools of Tattoo<p>From hand-tapping to pricking with cactus needles, there are many methods for inserting pigment into the skin. Inventions like …

Loose Allure

<b>Loose Allure</b><p>‘Loose Allure’ conveys surreal abstractions of mainstream notions of feminine beauty. By blurring subject, object and environment …