Fabio Piras appointed to CSM

NEWS

Fabio Piras appointed to CSM

London

06 August 2014

Saint Martins appoints Fabio Piras to succeed Louise Wilson as its new MA Fashion course director

The Politics of Sense and Sensibility

Disegno No.2

The Politics of Sense and Sensibility

Madeira

04 August 2014

Pedro Gadanho examines the Madeiran architecture of 2012 Alvar Aalto Medal-winner Paulo David

Maailman Mekot by Company

Project

Maailman Mekot by Company

Helsinki

31 July 2014

Company's exploration of uniform and costume by way of Marimekko takes it on a round-the-world-tour

Boudicca's Zowie Broach joins the RCA

NEWS

Boudicca's Zowie Broach joins the RCA

London

28 July 2014

As Zowie Broach is named the RCA's new head of fashion, we republish our feature on Broach's avant-garde fashion studio Boudicca from Disegno No.6

Rapid Response Collecting at the V&A

INTERVIEW

Rapid Response Collecting at the V&A

London

08 July 2014

As the V&A opens a new gallery dedicated to contemporary design culture, we speak to the exhibtion's curator about this new initiative

Central Saint Martins BA Fashion Show

FEATURES

Central Saint Martins BA Fashion Show

London

29 May 2014

Disegno investigates the collections of six of Central Saint Martins' graduating BA fashion students

Royal College of Art MA fashion 2014 Preview

FEATURES

Royal College of Art MA fashion 2014 Preview

London

27 May 2014

On the eve of their graduation show, Disegno examines the work of six of the Royal College of Art's MA fashion designers

Louise Wilson (1962-2014)

Disegno No.2

Louise Wilson (1962-2014)

London

19 May 2014

In celebration of Louise Wilson, Central Saint Martin's course leader of MA fashion, we share our feature on the school that Wilson helped to shape from Disegno No.2

Alaïa on Charles James

Disegno No.6

Alaïa on Charles James

New York

06 May 2014

The couturier Azzedine Alaïa speaks to Disegno about his admiration for the work of Charles James, the subject of the Met's 2014 fashion exhibition

Europeana Fashion Conference 2014

REPORT

Europeana Fashion Conference 2014

London

22 April 2014

Disegno reports on a conference at the V&A that examined the value of a fashion archive in the digital age

The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014

OPINION

The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014

London

08 April 2014

The V&A's exhibit of postwar Italian fashion is a compelling portrait of the birth of an industry

Revisiting Craig Green

FEATURES

Revisiting Craig Green

London

07 April 2014

Disegno first covered menswear designer Craig Green when he was still a student at Cental Saint Martins. Two years later, we revisit his work

Disegno No.6

Disegno No.6

Disegno No.6

London

01 April 2014

We are delighted to announce the launch of Disegno No.6!

Designs of the Year 2014

OPINION

Designs of the Year 2014

London

26 March 2014

The Design Museum's annual survey of the industry struggles to keep up with the increasing diversity of design

The expansion of Flyknit

Report

The expansion of Flyknit

Barcelona

20 March 2014

Nike's Magista football boots represent a growing fixation with lightness in footwear

Birds of Paradise. Plumes and Feathers in Fashion

Report

Birds of Paradise. Plumes and Feathers in Fashion

Antwerp

20 March 2014

MoMu's new fashion exhibition scrutinises the changing uses of feathers in fashion – from ornament and status symbol, to emancipatory tool and cocoon

Masking Identities

Disegno No.3

Masking Identities

London

11 March 2014

At a time when fashion and design are experimenting with the form and identity of the mask, Disegno takes a look at their meaning

The Fold

Disegno No.3

The Fold

London

05 March 2014

Scoring an edge into a piece of paper or fabric creates another dimension. This essay explores the complexities of the fold as observed both in academic writing and design history

Selected Reading: Dries van Noten

Disegno No.5

Selected Reading: Dries van Noten

Paris

27 February 2014

In anticipation of his upcoming exhibition at Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Disegno proposes a reading list around the fashion designer Dries Van Noten

Saint Laurent’s new London store

Report

Saint Laurent’s new London store

London

17 February 2014

The new London store offers an unexpected opportunity to look at the legacy of The Union des Artistes Moderne (UAM)

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