How Are Fashion Designers Adapting To A Digital World?
Written by IMN on 23 Jun 2021
Alissa Aulbekova and Paula Sello of Auroboros co-chair a conversation with Central Saint Martins’ Fashion Communication students about the internal battle between and merging of the physical and digital worlds and how Milan’s designers are adapting to a virtual sphere. Their conversation touches on Glenn Marten’s Diesel S/S 22 short film, and the importance of both digital and tactile clothing.
Established in November 2000, SHOWstudio is an award-winning fashion website, founded and directed by Nick Knight, that has defined the manner in which fashion is presented via the Internet. A pioneer of fashion film and live fashion broadcasting, SHOWstudio is now recognised as the leading force behind these mediums, offering a unique platform to nurture and encourage fashion to engage with moving image in the digital age. In its documentation of fashion and the arts, SHOWstudio has collaborated with pop culture icons and creatives including Tracey Emin, Lady Gaga, John Galliano, Kate Moss, Alexander McQueen, Charles Jeffrey, Gareth Pugh and many more.