Posts Tagged ‘ costumes ’

just sit back and relax

Aug 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Wearable art

Are you tired of the dull life of the average sentient being? Have you ever wanted to sit back and ignore the problems of the world surfacing all around you? Have you ever wanted to be a couch? Of course you have. And now there’s an instructable that tells you how to achieve your life-long […]

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the rise and rise of Riitta Ikonen

Aug 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Wearable art

I’ve written before about Riitta Ikonen‘s beautifully evocative wearable art, so it was a blast to find an interview with her on we make money not art. To tempt you into following the link (which itself contains a wealth of pointers to more Ikonen goodness): My work is concerned with the performance of images, through […]

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human snowflake

Jun 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Wearable art

There’s something sadly moving about Riitta Ikonen’s frail snowflake costume lying out in the not-so-cold fields. Her other wearable nature-puppets are worth a look too. See riittaikonen.com… If you were interested in building your own bit of ‘artwear’, there’s a downloadable pdf (brief on detail but packed with inspiration) on the World of WearableArt website.

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