Designer: KLAR Photographer: Nuno Vieira
A lasting Utopia is one that promotes sustainable growth. As such, this is the key concern for the Portuguese fashion designers comprising ‘BLOOM’. The installation is realised using eco-friendly cork – native to Portugal – in partnership with Amorim. This ideal world straddles the line between natural and artificial, a reflection of the designers’ attention to the re-use of materials and development of new techniques in the hope of achieving a socially-conscious fashion ecosystem that is both individual and global in its reach.
Designers include: Estelita Mendonça, HiBU, KLAR, Pedro Neto, [UN] T
Curated by: Miguel Flor
Exhibition design by: Miguel Bento
Organised by: AICEP and Portugal Fashion – ANJE
Supported by: Portuguese Embassy UK.
Sponsored by: AMORIM Cork