SURPLUS SOUND SYSTEM, broadcasting in hifi on AMBUSH®’s experimental frequency. Reverberations of a generational clash decorates a brigade in amplified jewelleries. Sound system culture provided a voice on its own terms. Its sounds and sentiments were too raw to be mainstream yet it could be enjoyed by diverse communities. A story of cultural crossover infusing jewellery and clothes.
Sacai was established by Chitose Abe in 1999 after 8 years of working with the Junya Watanabe collection at Comme des Garçons. Abe creates clothes that are entirely unique and timeless, innovative and experimental. Juxtapositions of contrasting textures of fabrics such as knits with super fine wovens and usage of techniques based on reinterpretations of patterns of the garment transform the pieces into unexpected shapes and silhouettes.
Originally from Copenhagen, Denmark, Marc Hom has made an indelible mark in the world of fashion photography and is now one of the leading portrait photographers living today. He is known for his timeless and classic portraits of some of the most creative, influential, and notable individuals of our time.