Designer NAIDAL Photographer Olga Tarr
A Memory of the Future
The symbols of Russia’s vast creative heritage garner newfound appreciation in every twist and turn of this time-travelling installation, where a new generation of Russian fashion talent unveil slick, contemporary reinterpretations of traditional crafting techniques. In recognition that these world-famous traditional arts – think Vyatka nesting dolls and Vologda lacing – exist not simply for their aesthetic beauty, but as experiments in innovation with global potential, these designers are carrying that pioneering spirit into the future, broadcasting their own creative message into space for generations to come.
Designers include: Artem Shumov, Lumier Garson, NAIDAL, Saint Tokyo, Turbo Yulia, ZA_ZA
Curator and Exhibition Designer: Ekaterina Melnikova
Organised by: Russian Fashion Council
Supported by: The Embassy of the Russian Federation to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ThenAndNowShop.com