Representing the creative future

How does it feel when everyone looks at your job as a hobby?

With the rise of artistic activities as hobbies, we are investigating the effect of “art is for everyone” on the realities of professional creatives

May 26, 2020

“SO CSM”: Are art-school kids a subculture?

Can we talk about an authentic subculture when today’s students need to fit in a system in order to survive?

May 22, 2020

Fashion Schools in Lockdown: Berlin University of the Arts

“Although we mostly work on our own individual projects, we also work as a team.” UdK staff and students respond to the crisis together

May 22, 2020

Quarantine Dispatch #8: Redefining my craftsmanship

Larissa Sehringer, Parsons fashion student, sees every problem as a design flaw

May 20, 2020

Quarantine Dispatch #7: Struggling with depression pre, during and post lockdown

A Slovenian fashion student describes how it feels when others’ isolation lows are your everyday normal

May 14, 2020

Quarantine Dispatch #6: Connection and interaction as a resource

BFA design student, Petra Fagerstrom, has realised, whilst isolating in Paris, it is not the lack of physical resources that are limiting her

May 12, 2020

The digital future of Kanmin Kim

What is it like studying fashion in Japan during the pandemic?

May 11, 2020

Lutz Huelle: The punk nature of less

The Parisian designer thinks that making fashion simpler is the only rational response to the pandemic

May 8, 2020

Why are students leaving fashion education?

The potential of losing a generation of designers in relation to graduates and independent brands is widely discussed, but what about those at the start of their education?

May 6, 2020

Fashion Schools in Lockdown: Parsons School of Design, NYC

"They were filling suitcases with stuff to get the hell out"; The Parsons staff and students on navigating the pandemic

May 6, 2020

Quarantine Dispatch #5: One jacket and some toiles

A fashion design student at the National College of Art and Design in Dublin shares her thoughts on making her final collection in lockdown

May 5, 2020

Quarantine Dispatch #4: I never liked this city

LCF student, Katerina Kondrat, replied to our open call with a poetic journal entry on London

May 4, 2020

1 Granary

Magazine Issue 6

With unprecedented honesty and depth, 1 Granary Issue 6 dives into the work and lives of fashion designers today. As a response to the construction of desire and personality cults that govern our industry, the magazine steps away from the conventional profiles and editorials, focussing instead on raw work and anonymous, unfiltered testimonies. For the first time ever, readers are given a truthful insight into the process, dreams, fears, hardships, and struggles of today’s creatives.

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