The exhibition Rhapsody of Ideas for Sustainable Fashion, developed by the Library (programme manager Marion Vredeling) and Natasha van der Velden (PHD from the TU Delft), contributes to a broader discussion. The discussion concerns better durable clothes, its production and the recycling of clothing. The exhibition has initiated a proper debate and discussion about “sustainability..
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..