by Ad Bercht The reason for this exhibition During the Second World War students in Delft were forced by the German occupiers to sign a fidelity declaration in order to be able to continue their studies. Students who refused to sign the declaration took the risk to be sent to Germany to do forced labour..
by Jet Manrho I have always thought that fashion designers were trendsetting pioneers. When I think of haute couture, I envisage models on a catwalk showing the most futuristic creations, while the enthusiastic public looks on as if they are being presented with a box of chocolates which they will soon be invited to choose..
That will be the biggest question of 2017 if Natascha van der Velden has anything to do with it. She is the first person to have gained a PhD in the Netherlands on sustainable fashion. Her thesis Making Fashion Sustainable reads like a thriller in which you are one of the perpetrators. Everyone knows that..