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This post is personal. If there is an artist you know, who is super skilled and talented, but you see over and over how their work is undervalued, underappreciated or even dismissed, you know exactly what I’m talking about. This post is all about amazing Georgian creative talent and how I think it can become something more than what it is today. N.B. When using … Continue reading Throwaway Art in Georgia (A visual blog)
Normcore has been the fashion buzzword of the last decade, but before we can discuss its life and death, let’s answer the core question: What the hell is Normcore? You have probably heard someone say: “normcore is dressing simple,” “it is being unpretentious,” “it’s wearing what you feel like” or even “It’s the coolness of looking uncool.” But let’s face it, although these comments depict … Continue reading Is Normcore Dead?
Before delving into the details, it is important to understand Demna’s origin. He comes from a small country in Eastern Europe called Georgia, and in the late 90’s as well as 2008, it was devastated by wars. First was the war for the independence, then the bloody civil war and lastly in 2008 the August war with Russia. It’s stunning how the collection addresses the … Continue reading Demna Gvasalia’s Bad-Ass Collection & What It Means