A#20 curator Pierpaolo Piccioli incited a monumental artistic dialogue for the Valentino Haute Couture AW2021-22 collection, inviting 15 artists to create garments directly linked with works of contemporary art.
Jil Sander Women’s Spring Summer 2021, Milan
by Lucie and Luke Meier
A#21 curators Lucie & Luke Meier present the Jil Sander Women’s Spring Summer 2021 collection as a cinematic runway video directed by Stephen Kidd in Milan, Italy.
An empty hangar space provides the context for the singular focus of each model, as each silhouette is illuminated in the dark.
Directed by Stephen Kidd
Artistic direction by Heiko Keinath
Music by Kelsey Lu
Makeup by Laura Dominique
Hair by Damien Boissinot
Before its unexpected return, Acne Paper’s past themes are reimagined by the South African art photographer in a series of self-portraits in Paris.
At the Russian Federation Pavilion in Venice, the American writer and artist Alice Bucknell’s film Swamp City imagines the Florida Everglades as a luxury nature resort for high-tech eco-tourism in a near future reality of severe climate disruption.