Thetrendoftransparency is back with arrogance,it is one of the mostfascinatingandmysterious concept, justbecausetransparencyrevealswhatwe don't have. Although we are covered with thousand layersofbones,muscles,viscera andskin,we always havea nudity feeling and we have to wearsuitsandmasksin everyoccasion.Beingtransparentmeansbeingtrue,honestwith ourselfand the others,being notonlymatirialbut full of essence. Noheaviness,justlightness. Beingtransparentalso meanswearingthelight,becauseisonlythroughthat, thetransparencybecomesvisible.
Musical group born in 2000 in Melbourne, now at their fifth album: "Moments Bends". Theirmusicusesawide rangeof instruments, from therarestasanalog synthesizers,samplersandglockenspiel, totheclassical instrumentssuch astrumpet, tuba,trombone,clarinetandflute,andthemoreconventionalguitar,bassand drums. This evening they start their global tour passing from Milan, Turin, Berlin, London, Paris, Vien, Prague, Basel, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington... We like so much their musicality and the way they expose a surrealist view of the life, expecially in their new video, where the attention for design and colour is high.
On an aesthetic level, theasymmetryis so important. Ifeverythingwasperfecteverydetailwould loseinterestand uniqueness, everyexpressionwould loseintensity,everyman would lose personality. Contrasting features give a face its unique charm. Kate mossisa distinctive example.
Being on the ball, this is an impressivelookfor the "peaceful conflict"oftheirregularfacial detailsand for the pre-orderthebody in a scheme:mirrorand equal lapels,cuffsandturnups, with a square hair cut.
Symmetries defineandfill thespacearound us,creating objectswith a sense ofemptiness. Designdoes notexistunlessit isuseful,preferablyin realized perfectshapes, contrasting a worldsoconfusedandimperfect, like all of us.KonstantinGrcicis oursolution for today,chairs,desks,lampsandcups, madeinageometric order,but alsotailored jackets,in collaborationwithBrioni,theItalianbespoke brand, which givethebodysymmetry, which usually doesn't belong to human nature.
Let us examine.Indepth.Face tofacewithouridentity,without any mask,without any makeup.WelikethispictureofAlexandraAgoston,as it'spure,nofrills,nobackground. Self-ironic, self-assured beautiful andsimple.
We are allconstantlylooking forourselves,ina sort of globalfeeling. One dayouridentity fallsintocrisis:agesture,suddenly a sign,ablow,andyou have tostartall over again.Theidentityisdefined throughthefamily,our home, theactionswe performevery day,andthe waywedress.ForSabineDelafon, thephotoshot is a tool tounderstand people profiles, showingthehardandharshreality.