Royal College of Art

Royal College of Art

Celia Pym is mending the human heart through knit

The human experience carries a vulnerable weight. Sometimes it is easier to speak through an object, and Celia Pym is making art that heals...

Fernanda Cortés: Objects as a prosthesis for the soul

Forms treading the boundaries of the human and non-human. Characters schizophrenically transitioning from deep mourning to jubilation, and then again into fits of rage....

The Royal 20: Taja Bobek

Once upon a time, bags were not a prominent addition to looks presented on the runway. Fairly speaking, it looked a bit awkward -- an...

The Royal 20: Oksana Anilionyte

Oksana Anilionyte’s Fluid’Sense is a collection of jaw-dropping garments made from films of iridescent material. Unable to grasp the opacity of these designs, her garments...

The Royal 20: Marco Baitella

After years of wild experimentation, shoe designer and recent ITS competition winner Marco Baitella came to realise the importance of simplifying design. Throughout his...

The Royal 20: Adam Martin

Based primarily on a series of paintings and songs Adam Martin created in the past, his final collection ‘Humans are Fallible Creatures’ is close...

The Royal 20: Sanglak Shon

Sanglak Shon understands that from an essential (consumer) point of view, fashion is about both looking and feeling good. A casual kind of cool...

The Royal 20: Supriya Lele

Set against the curve of the female body, soft rich velvet roses and their dark green leaves are compressed beneath a sheet of thick,...

The Royal 20: Timothy Bouyez-Forge

Timothy Bouyez-Forge’s understanding of a strong aesthetic identity easily became the foundation for his final collection at the RCA. From his experiences working with...

The Royal 20: Isabella Macleod

Living in an age of information overload, we are constantly exposed to imagery. In this sense, it can be easy to sometimes become so...

The Royal 20: Amanda Svart

Employing plaster and wood to inform her silhouette and play with the idea of ‘breaking free’, Amanda Svart’s RCA graduate collection explores modern principles...

The Royal 20: Ju Yeon Hong

For Ju Yeon Hong, footwear design is emotive. It is a way to sculpt meaning and challenge beauty ideals, both uncovering and subverting the...