Posts Tagged: fashion

Cities that Come and Go

Within walking distance of Barcelona’s historic centre, there lies a small satellite town that comes and goes with regularity. It tends to spend weekends in the city, arriving Saturday mornings and then leaving again, to much fanfare and tooting horns, Sunday evenings. For some

Cities that Come and Go

Within walking distance of Barcelona’s historic centre, there lies a small satellite town that comes and goes with regularity. It tends to spend weekends in the city, arriving Saturday mornings and then leaving again, to much fanfare and tooting horns, Sunday evenings. For some

Fashion Victim

Plastic green wall at a fashion boutique on La Rambla dels Estudis. You know green walls have become trendy when a major fashion label puts one up that’s made of plastic. Kinda defeats the very point of a green wall,

Fashion Victim

Plastic green wall at a fashion boutique on La Rambla dels Estudis. You know green walls have become trendy when a major fashion label puts one up that’s made of plastic. Kinda defeats the very point of a green wall,

Ill-Fitting: The Balenciaga Museum

[a shorter version of this text was originally published in Disegno #1] The Balenciaga Museum: a refurbished 19th-century palace onto which a vast new glass shed has been added. The canted, curving sea-facing glass facade of the addition is punctuated by

Ill-Fitting: The Balenciaga Museum

[a shorter version of this text was originally published in Disegno #1] The Balenciaga Museum: a refurbished 19th-century palace onto which a vast new glass shed has been added. The canted, curving sea-facing glass facade of the addition is punctuated by

Architecture in Fashion

Mannequin supporting a model of the Expo Zaragoza Bridge Pavilion (by Zaha Hadid Architects) in a Zaragoza store window display.

Architecture in Fashion

Mannequin supporting a model of the Expo Zaragoza Bridge Pavilion (by Zaha Hadid Architects) in a Zaragoza store window display.