For COMMON Spring/Summer 2014, Saif Bakir and Emma Hedlund presented a sophisticated high-tech collection, focused on lightweight traveling and leisure wear. Sporty fabrics and athletic cuts make the collection youthful and energetic in spirit and versatile in everyday practice. Bakir and Hedlund looked towards the late photographer Luke Smalley’s work, and especially in his first photo book “Gymnasium“, in which Smalley mixes minimalism with nostalgia.
For SS14, COMMON incorporates the graphic art of Swedish-born, New York-based graffiti artist Rubin.
A discussion of how the language of football and its goals are reflective of sex and mirrors homoerotic gestures, where this ritualistic game of male initiation is a manifestation of both physical and cultural masculine values.
Seven Rays launch a customisable heavy metal tee and sweat. Choose your design from one of Joe Petagno’s original artworks, name the city you were born in, and they print you a one-off authentic heavy metal tee.
SELF MADE by Gianfranco Villegas unveiled a new video for SS17 titled “Dilemma”, about the life in the suburbs of a big city, where a group of friends part of a gang are devoted to religion and to their written destiny in the streets.