TEXTILE VIEW SS23
The Hybrid Stage for View Magazine 136.
A new generation is here to transform the current landscape. It is not their responsibility alone to change the world; but they need a place, a space and chances to have influence. The hybrid state is a chance for all of us to take responsibility and create consciousness. Are we the people who can make the needed critical shift and take the risk of moving forward? The evolution of fashion is placed on the timeline, the future steps until 2030 are ready to be filled in with science-based targets, creativity, bold visions and guts.
OLTMANS VAN NIEKERK
Collaborating with Oltmans van Niekerk we created a trend forecast for Womenswear Autumn/Winter 21/22 in which I visualise the research in different collages.
Artwork for the cover of the "New Vision 2023 Trend Book" from Oltmans van Niekerk
Just as in so many other areas in our lives, envisioning the future is something that has profoundly changed. The future no longer shows itself gradually, but comes in shocks and jumps. Trend forecast book Vision 2023 offers a clear and well-organised overview of worldwide cultural, technological, economic and social developments. Read more.
IN/ SEARCH RE/ SEARCH
Imagining Scenarios Through Art and Design
How to live together is part of the IN/ SEARCH RE/ SEARCH Valiz publication which explores how artists and designers can contribute viable and alternative ways of thinking to counter the dangerous and pervasive neoliberal forces influencing the globe. It considers how research in art academies can find a wider context; how to select topics, build up processes, reflect on the work, and how to relate to the wider world. Read more