Rei Kawakubo AW 1983 http://www.kci.or.jp/archives/digital_archives/detail_205_e.html An example of the way that textiles can be used not as decoration but as a way to express a conceptual idea.
Rei Kawakubo. (川久保 玲, Kawakubo Rei, born 11 October 1942 in Tokyo) is a Japanese fashion designer, founder of Comme des Garçons.
"I find beauty in the unfinished and the random . . . I want to see things differently to search for beauty. I want to find something nobody has ever found . . . it is meaningless to create something predictable"- Rei Kawakubo
Comme des Garçons by Rei kawakubo http://www.wallpaper.com/designawards/2013/results#
the back paneling reminds me of flower petals. rei kawakubo - comme des garcons a/w 2012
Rei Kawakubo (founder of Comme des Garçons)
rei kawakubo and yohji yamamoto for『PAPER』magazine, september 2008
Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons 1982 V
Rei Kawakubo / Comme des Garçons, Spring / Summer 2007
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