— Fragile Mind

‘Fragile Mind’ is a bold piece of work by Jonathan Stead. This very personal series, where he documents the last few months of his Grandmother’s life and her struggle with dementia, displays the difficulty and hardship of the illness, conveyed with grace and serenity.

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— Over-the-top Calligraphy

These letterforms came from a 17th century German book on the art of writing. Even the title is a bit over the top – The Proper Art of Writing: A Compilation of All Sorts of Capital or Initial Letters of German, Latin and Italian Fonts from Different Masters of the Noble Art of Writing (Kunstrichtige Schreibart allerhand Versalie[n] oder AnfangsBuchstabe[n] der teütschen, lateinischen und italianischen Schrifften aus unterschiedlichen Meistern der edlen Schreibkunst zusammen getragen).

 

Would someone like to buy me this book?!

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— Gareth Pugh A/W 2013

British fashion designer Gareth Pugh has created dresses made from strips of bin liners during his Paris Fashion Week show, tightly weaving and shredding the liners into controlled shapes.

 

Some of the structures of the dresses remind me of the Matrix characters. Strong look!

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