Iteracy reminds of the beauty of learning from past hardships through repetition.
I used a personal experience to make my work honest. Analyzing a painted diary from a hard time in my life I used the paintings to create garments that visualize my feelings in context and dialogue with the body.
d E S I G N
Iteracy is a stare of soft guidance. Floating around the torso down to the arms the pleated silk flows every movement without restriction.
p E R F O R M A N C E
Manouks dance performance is dynamic and adaptive. Working with improve blocks allowed the freedom to experiment and gave the fabric a life on its own.
p A I N T I N G
Melting together, becoming something new. The green colour of rest together with comforting brown blended into a strong powerful red.
M A T E R I A L
To create the softest colour blends, white silk was hand-painted and hand pleated. The red lycra used for the top creates a flexible and vibrant base.
Design by Miriam Scheller