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Marilyn Minter Turns Beauty Conventions on Their Head

Marilyn Minter Turns Beauty Conventions on Their Head

By Christina Cacouris, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

As one might expect, Marilyn Minter's new show "Pretty/Dirty" at the Brooklyn Museum plays on beauty standards — but it does much, much more.

Concept Korea Womenswear Fall/Winter 2016

Concept Korea Womenswear Fall/Winter 2016

By Carson Kessler, Staff Writer

February 13, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Concept Korea Womenswear treated fashion-hungry viewers to a dual experience, debuting its two F/W collections, Yohanix and Jarret. Each designer took a different approach to his collection, yet somehow the looks seemed interconnected, creating seamless unity. Powerful bass and haunting melodies shook the room as shadow blacks and midnight blues possessed the runway’s fir...

Desigual Fall/Winter 2016

Desigual Fall/Winter 2016

By Nikita Roach, Contributing Writer

February 11, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Extending a metropolitan handshake across cities worldwide, the Desigual Fall/Winter 2016 collection demonstrated a seamless coalescence of global urban culture. Inspired by the vibrancy of city life, the show transported its audience from the streets of New York City to Sarmarkand—the capital o...

Vivi Academy Fall/Winter 2016

Vivi Academy Fall/Winter 2016

By Lizbeth Pantaleon, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Vivi Moya made her debut as a designer with her Autumn/Fall 2016 collection this Wednesday morning. The 24-year-old designer said that she hopes her “very wearable, down to earth and playful” collection will help get her name out there. She hopes to see many people wearing her designs. Vivi’s c...