「着物ワークショップ」Kimono workshops in NYC

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During and after the Fudangi exhibition I wrote about in my last post, I also scheduled my first time ever kimono related workshops and some photo shoots. (Because how often do you have the chance to capture the NYC skyline with kimono?) 前の記事に紹介したニューヨークにある「普段着物展示会」の前後にワークショップや着物の撮影もしてみました。 (着物姿をニューヨークで撮るならインパクトあるかなと思って・・笑) Prior to my trip I asked my followers on social media what kind of ...

「普段着物」Fudangi Kimono in New York

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In October I travelled to New York to take part in an exhibition as well as hosted some kimono workshops and photo shoots while in the city. 10月は展示会の参加、そして着物ワークショップや撮影のためにニューヨークへ行ってきました。 Almost a year ago I was asked if I'd like to contribute and style two kimono outfits for a small exhibition curated by Spree Kingyo (from Kingyo Kitsuke) in ...

「撮影」Dirndl vs. Kimono Photoshoot

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A few weeks back I had another fun photo shoot with a more complex theme and location. Also I upped the number of models to two! 最近、面白い撮影を考えてみました。今回は、少し深い意味の着物撮影で、モデルさんは二人で! Dirndl vs. Kimono Photoshoot ディルンドル vs 着物 As the name suggests it actually was no competition yet I came up with this idea inspired by the ever boiling "cultural appropriation" topic in ...