The relevance of Conceptual Fashion Design today and how the practice has evolved. [Extended Essay] / Grainne Glynn.Material type: TextPublication details: Limerick : Limerick Institute of Technology/Limerick School of Art and Design ; 2017 Description: 27p. : ill (some col) . : 30cmSubject(s): Kawakubo, Rei | Margiela, Martin | Chalayan, Hussein | History -- Fashion | Fashion theses | Extended essays -- Fashion | Theses -- LSAD -- Clare StreetDDC classification: Thesis Fashion 02/17
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Thesis submitted for B.A. (Hons) in Fashion Design 2017
Includes bibliographical references and appendices.
This essay explores the relevance of conceptual Fashion Design and how the practice has evolved. It examines the role of the body in Conceptual Fashion Design, how it has been perceived through history, how it is viewed today, the role of the body in relation to gender and the clothed body. The essay also looks at the social and political issues that affect Fashion designers today who respond in a conceptual way. It looks a key designers who use metaphor to address ideas, concepts and social realities. [Abstract]