Male Musicians And The Politics of The Dress
Kid Cudi set the internet ablaze when he wore an Off-White dress on SNL in tribute to Kurt Cobain. But who wore the frock first, and who rocked it best?
Back To School: Meet The Menswear Designer Queering British Elitism
In this series, SHOWstudio speak to professionals from across the creative industries to build a transparent profile of what success and failure looks like. Here, fashion designer Steven Stokey-Daley opens up about launching his debut in lockdown.
Teenage Dreaming in 'We Are Who We Are'
Costume designer Giulia Piersanti talks about dressing Jack Dylan Grazer in holy grail pieces from Raf Simons, Yohji Yamamoto, Rick Owens and Bernhard Willhelm, and how subtle sartorial details can reveal unconscious sides of a character.
Music Video: Whatever Violet Wants
Violet Chachki gets whatever she wants in this surrealistic, fetishistic music video directed by Ali Mahdavi.
Q&A: 'Whatever Violet Wants' With Violet Chachki and Ali Mahdavi
The drag queen and director talk about their shared love of French artist Pierre Molinier, emulating old Hollywood glamour, and why Chachki does not categorise themselves as a musician.
What to Watch at BFI Flare 2021
Tickets go on sale tomorrow, 2 March at 11:00 GMT; here's our picks from the programme.
Eden Loweth on ART SCHOOL's New Chapter
On the eve of their A/W 21 Ascension collection, Loweth talks about elevating London's queer community, designing for people of all abilities, ages, sizes, ethnicities and gender orientations, and why the runway still triumphs.
Live Review: ART SCHOOL A/W 21
Live from London, features editor Hetty Mahlich and Violet Conroy review the ART SCHOOL A/W 21 show.
Collection Video: ART SCHOOL A/W 21
Watch the ART SCHOOL A/W 21 collection video.
FabooTV Are Saving Queer Night Life
Jack Appleyard, Josh Quinton and Jeanie Crystal have teamed up in response to the pandemic's decimation of queer spaces. Watch the first episode tonight.
Best in Show: Eden Loweth
Designer Eden Loweth discusses look #13 from ART SCHOOL S/S 21.
Fashion Film: SAFE
The Berlin ballroom community perform and discuss self-love, dance as a form of therapy and ballroom as their self-anointed church, in an joyous film by Leo Adef.
Q&A: 'SAFE' Director Leo Adef
The Argentinian director of the SHOWstudio fashion film submission 'SAFE' talks about the ballroom scene in Berlin, the importance of safe spaces for marginalised communities, and dance as a form of therapy.
Live Review: ART SCHOOL S/S 21
Live from London, Calum Knight and Hetty Mahlich review the ART SCHOOL S/S 21 show.
Collection Video: ART SCHOOL S/S 21
Watch the ART SCHOOL S/S 21 collection video.
Fashion Film: On the Pulse of Morning
A film by Carson McColl, Gareth Pugh & Sakeema Peng Crook, for Pride 2020.
Essay: Homophobia, AIDS and Fashion
Exploring the cultural impact of the AIDS crisis of the 1980s and 1990s through the shockwaves it sent through fashion.
Essay: Queer Performance is a Protest
Studio Screenings: Gareth Pugh - Gina Tonic on why queer performance on film is a political act.
Studio Screenings: Gareth Pugh
SHOWstudio launched an intimate film screening series, kicking off with one of London’s most celebrated designers Gareth Pugh presenting 'Cabaret' (1972).
Voicemail Interview: Gareth Pugh on Cabaret, Film and Fashion
Gareth Pugh chatted with Sarah Kathryn Cleaver about choosing Bob Fosse's Cabaret (1972) for the first of our Studio Screenings.