Friday, April 02, 2010
If the windows are often hyper-realistic, these are examples of windows antirealists representing the most interesting cases on the contemporary scene.
This seems to be the point of view of Lanvin, who showcases the flagship store in the Faubourg Saint Honore are regular exercises of subversion as the laws of gravity as the linear logic of the staging.
Models legs in the air, suspended bodies, concretions of objects, bodies and clothing or incongruous hybrids between inanimate objects and moving images displayed on video screens. In the choice of symbols used, references cited, the suspected intervention of a particular artistic vision.
The course of Alber Elbaz, but the suspicion becomes certainty when we discover the creative side, various guest artists, hence the wealth of a subtly ambiguous language that creates multiple levels of reading to which we are accustomed contemporary art.