Aïcha Abbadi (Berlin, Germany)
artist-designer, researcher, writer
"Fashion: a. a system of social relations | b. a device for poetic expression | c. an existential smokescreen"
Jay McCauley Bowstead (London)
Author and Researcher
"Fashion isn’t just a design discipline or set of industries. It’s also a verb: to shape, or create – to fashion ourselves and our world anew."
Laura Gardner (Melbourne, Australia)
Writer, Editor, Lecturer
"I see ‘fashion’ in a wide-ranging sense. An aesthetic phenomenon connected to everyday experience, commerce and culture. My work looks at the representation of fashion beyond the garment, through publishing, writing, performance and curation."