Art Director Patrizia Moroso of Italian furniture brand Moroso, speaks about her contemporary outlook on design and comfort, and her ongoing collaboration with an international range of artists. Opening in March 2017, Moroso’s work will be included in the NGV Collection exhibition Creating the Contemporary Chair: The Gordon Moffatt Gift, generously supported by Gordon Moffatt […]
Viktor&Rolf’s Zen Garden collection
International guest curator, Thierry-Maxime Loriot talks about Viktor&Rolf’s Japanese inspired haute couture collection, Zen Garden.
Viktor&Rolf’s Russian Doll collection
International guest curator, Thierry-Maxime Loriot, unpacks the concept behind Viktor&Rolf’s Russian Doll haute couture collection and its dramatic runway presentation.
The story of Viktor&Rolf
International guest curator, Thierry-Maxime Loriot, shares the story behind one of Viktor&Rolf’s first collaborations; a ball gown of grey wool with ripped embroidery and silver sequins, that launched their career in 1993.
The Making of Viktor&Rolf: Fashion Artists
Go behind-the-scenes and watch the making of this major exhibition, Viktor&Rolf: Fashion Artists.
A shared history
Viktor & Rolf
On the occasion of their 25th anniversary, Viktor & Rolf talk about their most sculptural and extreme fashion creations, and the significance of seeing over 40 of their signature ensembles bought together in a comprehensive survey that captures not just the duo’s work but the history of their lives.
A leap of faith
Viktor & Rolf
Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren’s journey to becoming internationally acclaimed ‘fashion artists’ began with a chance meeting in art school. Drawn to each other’s work, the pair took a leap of faith that would see them become one of today’s most successful creative partnerships in the world of haute couture fashion.
Architecture of faith
As perhaps the first truly contemporary national mosque, The Australian Islamic Centre represents a progressive vision for architecture as a tool for multicultural expression. Hear the story behind the ten year design and construction process with architect Glenn Murcutt and project partner, Principal of Elevli Plus, Hakan Elevli.
The making of the inaugural Summer Architecture Series
John Wardle Architects
The Summer Architecture Commission is an initiative of the Department of Contemporary Design and Architecture. For 2015 John Wardle Architects (JWA) developed the inaugural Commission.
The Possibilities of the Artist Book
What are the origins and development of contemporary artist books, and what are the possibilities they present as an experimental media-art practice? Max Schumann is the Associate Director of Printed Matter, the world’s leading non-profit organisation dedicated to the dissemination, understanding and appreciation of artists’ books and related publications. Max Schumann has been working at Printed Matter, Inc. for 25 […]