The sense of entirety hanging on a loose thread. The rule book that has
long governed the board game of masculinity no longer applies and what
remains is the call for something new.
The co-creation between designer and wearer and altering expressions
have always been key concepts for MLTV, and this new episode opens
up even further.
“At the junction between masculinity and femininity, old and new, good
and bad, is the playing field where some participants find themselves in
a deadlock and are suddenly at a loss as to how to proceed—or even
what game to play.”
Must some colors be removed, can pieces be remodelled or are new
components needed? In this vacuum like, vulnerable environment where
new ideas are created through contemporary colors and forms, the
collection continues to explore its heritage of architectural and
multifunctional blocks, prints, cuttings, colors and layerings that either
strike against each other or gravitate into original forms. In the key
garments this is expressed through the multiple possibilities to extend,
detach and alter sections, uncovering both the defencelessness of
uncertainty and the bravery of originality.