writer, researcher on fashion



The new isn’t chic, or is it?


A reflection on the Fashion for Good x Redress event in the context of Culture.Fashion. The article focuses on the ‘new’ in fashion, how it’s currently defined and how the ‘new’ is defined by the participants of the event [...]



In fashion the ‘we’ is key


A reflection on the interview of Aurélie Van de Peer and Daniëlle Bruggeman on emotional durability. From an egoistisch fashion to fashion’s eco where collaboration is key [...]


The Bodies in the Background


As part of A Magazine Reader 04 workshop of Warehouse with the ArtEZ Fashion Strategy students, The Bodies in the Background contribution questions what image and text would look like in a fashion magazine when the focus lies on the bodies in the background [...]

A sonic perspective on fashion


A reflection on the PhD dissertation of Vidmina Stasiulyte named ‘Wearing Sound: Foundations of Sonic Design’ in the context of the ArtEZ Fashion Professorship. It explores fashion not from a visual, but a sonic perspective [...]


Fashion in times of the coronacrisis,
and post-crisis


A share in the ongoing conversation about fashion in times of the coronacrisis, and post-crisis revolving around the relationship between fashion and time, fashion’s duality and a ‘human pace’ [...]


The Object of my Affection


As part of the JOIN Collective Clothes workshop with the ArtEZ Fashion Strategy students, The Object of my Affection investigates the relation between the maker, garment and wearer. As a wearer and maker, I have a passion for this garment, but do others value it as much as I do? [...]