Designers

Top sculptors working today

Richard Serra The legendary Richard Serra, today the elder statesman of the art, is famous for his fantastic, huge and minimalist sheet metal assemblages that seek to explore the relationship – or exchange – between the work itself, the location it is based in and the viewer observing it. One of his most celebrated works 

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A brief look at Christian Dior

Christian Dior credited his brilliant-but-short career to a roll of the dice. “I would be ungrateful, and certainly incorrect, if I didn’t write, in all capitals, the word ‘LUCK’ at the beginning of the adventure that became my career,” Dior penned as the first line of his autobiography, “Christian Dior et Moi.”

Luxury Know How

Escada’s reputation for high quality casual luxury, enlivened by striking colours and design know-how, once more finds a place in the label’s exciting autumn/winter collection.

It’s that time of year again with fashionistas around the world crazy with anticipation at their favourite designers fall/winter 2009 collections.

Hoping to catch a glimpse of ESCADA Sport, loyalists will not be disappointed and there are no surprises here as the label keeps close to its philosophy that sportswear dressing is feel-good dressing with an easy style that is practical yet casually luxurious.

One of the keys to ESCADA Sport’s success is colour, which is crucial in their fall/winter collection. Winter capri pants, jeans, blazers and parkas are ignited by bright, winter whites and bolder raspberry, steel blue, Bordeaux, soft pink and stone..

Xu Wei Fen

This Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts student’s sketches are a profane design abstracted from the idea of fallen angels. The whole design brings out a sense of ‘dark’ and intricate outlook. We asked her what she thinks of the Singapore fashion scene. “The fashion scene in Singapore is described as dynamic. Shopping areas such as 

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