THE WEEK IN NEWS (with the usual CSM bias).
Here’s a round-up of note-worthy features about our alumni and students to keep you occupied on the bus, and- at least in our case- distract from the scent of unwashed commuters. I don’t know if I’m unlucky, but there’s always one…
Phoebe Philo’s top 5 art references for Céline S/S’14 via Another magazine
Sonia Delaunay, Brassaï, German expressionism, street art and Yves Klein.
We haven’t spoiled the ‘surprise’, because the fun’s in the images. Click through for a look at the creative catalysts setting Spring/ Summer ’14 Céline in motion.
Flashback to Fashion Week via 1 Granary
Riffing off of that, see the Céline collection through the eyes of illustrator and CSM grad, Yingqi Wang. We plucked sentiments from the season’s most engaging reviews and featured the illustrator’s work alongside our own take on the critics’ views.
Louis Vuitton fashion film by graduate, Quentin Jones via Another magazine
Another mag have exclusively unveiled a fashion film by illustrator and film-maker, Quentin Jones. Check out the interplay between Louis Vuitton’s Autumn/ Winter accessories, and the illustrator’s signature graphics here.
Felix Baudenbacher’s work on display in cueB gallery, London via cueB
Questioning the relevance of his medium, Fine Art graduate, Felix Baudenbacher’s work is on display in the cueB gallery, South East London. The exhibition is open to the public until 3rd November, and highlights the importance of pushing supposed ‘antiquated’ mediums in an increasingly digital world.
Louise Gray returns for Lulu Kennedy via Vogue.co.uk
Louise Gray has taken the mantel for Spring/ Summer ’14 Lulu & Co., again working with Fashion East big-bee, Lulu Kennedy. That’s quite a lot of ‘L’s. Prizes for most tongue-tying twister in the comments below. Not really, but we’ll get on it after a couple of bottles, and Instagram the results…
Kerry Katona and Space Moutain: Kim Jones’ idea of heaven? Via Dazed Digital
Kim Jones and LV collaborator, Jake Chapman talk heaven and hell, and the morbid kicks that come with watching people soil the seats whilst watching horrors.
Blowing our own trumpet via 10 & 10 Men
10 & 10 Men, namely Vincent Levy, have secured themselves a harem of devotees in the 1 Granary office by sharing our Antonio Berardi feature via their website. Have you read it yet? If we can’t convince you to read it, at least have a look for Mr. Berardi, (he’s hardly uneasy on the eyes). Our mothers’ words.
1 Granary x Display London launch I Where A Dress with a successful private launch via 1 Granary
We welcomed friends, family and press to our exhibition space with a successful launch, introducing them to the work of a group of Central Saint Martins grads. See images from our launch, and find out more about the artists here.