As part of 'The City Project' trip students also had the chance to visit the exhibition at The Barbican 'Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion.' Have a look a some of the links below - most of them are the reviews we started to look at in class but there are a few extra ones for you to look at too...
Amelias Magazine - Has a great combination of photographs and illustrations. Amelias Magazine is a great resource for information about art, fashion and music!
BBC - video footage of the exhibition
The Independent - Has some great related articles and images from the exhibition
Dazed Digital - Interview with the exhibition curator along with images of some of the pieces on the catwalk
Dezeen - Great article with lots of images and links to websites of designers from the exhibition
Also here are some links to some of the Designers and Companies featured in the exhibition:
Issey Miyake, Yohji Yamamoto, Comme Des Garcons, Junya Wantanabe, Tao Kurihara, Ne-Net, Mikio Sakabe, Fruits Magazine, Mintdesigns