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The limits of the page, experimental publishing in fashion

Image by Laura Gardner with text from Roland Barthes

Panel Discussion »
Friday 17 March 
RMIT Design Hub
Project Room 1, Level 2 
5 – 6pm

A discussion bringing together independent fashion publishers, contributors and distributors since the 1980s, who address fashion and the conceptual potential of the printed page. Exploring image and text as creative material through alternative modes of dissemination to engage with specific audiences, and the shifting role of technology since the days of the FDC. This discussion explores the limits of fashion publishing, as well as publishing practice at large, opening up the possibility of fashion as publication.

Speakers include: Michael Trudgeon, D&K (Ricarda Bigolin and Nella Themelios), Winnie Ha Mitford, Jessie Kiely and Monica’s Gallery (Spencer Lai and Jake Swinson), Christopher LG Hill