SLASHSTROKE aim to make a real connection between East London Youth and industry by inviting some of London’s hottest new Designers who’s work is inspired by or reflects youth culture to donate outfits for a short period. Around this we will operate workshops in photography, styling and image making offering a clear connection between creativity, [...]
In association with CREATE LONDON AND THE MILL CO PROJECT. A PARTY TO “BE ARTY”.
SLASHSTROKE picks it’s class of 2011. Gaining acclaim for her work even before graduating, YASMIN BAWA’s sensitive attitude to textiles is rightfully gaining her fans. Giacomo Balla’s Futurist Manifesto of Men’s Clothing which aimed to steer men away from conservative suiting, in turn steered Bawa’s collection of total look geometric prints and thoughtful detailing into a sophisticated and [...]
Prone to understatement rather than over statement the shoot for Julain J Smith was a chance for the Slashstroke team to let themselves go, so lots of colour, wigs, makeup and….. latex. Letting our inner Slits out. The latex actually got a sceond outing on stylist Lucy for a Halloween party so not sure when [...]
Had a really enjoyable shoot today or maybe it was just the relief to not be in the studio again. Its amazing where you can get to with transport which makes me think I might be misiing a lot relying on feet to get me everywhere. Im totally amazed when any friends can drive and [...]
Sophie Calle: Talking to Strangers Whitechapel Gallery 16 October 2009 – 3 January 2010 Currently showing at the Whitechapel Gallery in East London is an exhibition of work by artist Sophie Calle. If you are anywhere in the vicinity, make sure you visit this absorbing show. Bringing together major works from the 1980s to the [...]